Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time Salary
Job Summary General Atomics (GA), and its affiliated companies, is one of the world's leading resources for high-technology systems development ranging from the nuclear fuel cycle to remotely operated surveillance aircraft, airborne sensors, and advanced electric, electronic, wireless and laser technologies. General Atomics Electronic Systems, Inc. (GA-ESI) provides equipment and services to the nuclear industry (radiation monitoring systems and TRIGA reactors), oil industry (filtration and automation) and energy storage industry (capacitors and switches).
We currently have an exciting opportunity for aPurchasing Managerin our affiliate company, General Atomics Electronic Systems.This position is responsible for managing the process and resources involved in the procurement of material, parts, components, services, and equipment.Additional responsibilities will include:
Reviewing and approving purchase orders and agreements. Negotiating and awarding purchase orders and subcontracts on behalf of the corporation.
Establishing and monitoring compliance with purchasing policies and procedures in accordance with all acquisition, export and other applicable regulations, company policies and contractual requirements.
Managing the coordination of purchasing activities with engineering and manufacturing departments.
Assigning tasks, reviewing work, and providing direction to staff while ensuring purchasing processes are met within established timelines.
Managing and participating in proposal efforts by obtaining subcontractor and supplier quotes and proposals which may include subcontractor costs and pricing data. Analyzing and negotiating subcontractor and supplier pricing when appropriate. Providing subcontractor and supplier pricing inputs to proposals/pricing departments. Managing the proposal development and execution process.
Drive cost reduction activities in support of project and company goals.
Ensuring execution to proposal upon receipt of award.
Supporting production schedules by assisting in planning activities and monitoring buys.