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BR 49 Procurement Agent ( Remote)

Company: ThyssenKrupp Aerospace
Location: Kent
Posted on: May 24, 2023

Job Description:

With around 480 locations in over 40 countries, thyssenkrupp Materials Services is the biggest materials distributor and service provider in the western world. The broad service spectrum offered by the materials experts enables customers to focus on their individual core business. The area of Materials Services spans two strategic areas: global materials distribution as one-stop-shop - from steel and stainless steel, tubes and pipes, nonferrous metals and specialty materials to plastics and raw materials - and tailored services in the areas of materials management and supply chain management. An extensive omnichannel architecture offers 250,000 customers worldwide cross-channel, round-the-clock access to more than 150,000 products and services. A highly efficient logistics system ensures that all requested services are smoothly integrated into customer production processes "just-in-time" or "just-in-sequence".
Your responsibilities
Key Accountabilities:

  • Utilize the Business Unit ERP system to manage standard inventory items and meet stated inventory objectives.
  • Manage and develop relationships with Suppliers to ensure contract requirements are fulfilled
  • Effectively communicate, coordinate, and collaborate with business partners, suppliers, intermediaries, third-party service providers, and customers.
  • Evaluate suppliers by considering price, lead times, delivery performance and other criteria
  • Create Supplier bi-annual Performance and Customer Service Evaluations
  • Analyze data, create reports and presentations to effectively communicate ideas and proposals.
  • Review inventory requests, production schedules, purchase requisitions, orders, and other documents to coordinate purchasing activities.
  • Perform risk assessments and establish mitigation plans.
  • Drive continuous process improvements within role and with suppliers.
  • Understand corporate objectives, including Sales, Operations and Purchasing.
  • Understand the global supply base and supply chain.
    Your profile
    • 2+ years purchasing, sourcing, buying, or procurement experience, required
    • Experience in the metals or aerospace industry, preferred
    • Prior experience with an ERP based purchasing software system, highly preferred
    • Prior experience analyzing data / reports and drawing useful insights, required
    • Intermediate proficiency with MS Excel, including pivot tables, macros, and v-lookups, a plus
    • Strong proficiency with computer and software programs, including all Microsoft Applications, required
    • High level of professionalism and interpersonal skills, including the ability to comfortably address customer service issues face-to-face with clients
    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills and the ability to capture and convey information to a variety of audiences
    • Flexibility, adaptability, and multitasking skills needed, including the ability to juggle multiple, urgent requests
    • Autonomous, self-motivated, and goal driven
    • Ability to lead collaboratively and influence change
      Your benefits with us
      thyssenkrupp Materials, LLC (Aerospace) offers a very competitive compensation plan. We invite you to start your career with us by applying today. Once you are selected, you would enjoy the following benefits as a valued member of our organization:
      • Medical (BCBSIL), dental (Delta Dental) and vision (VSP) benefits effective the first of the month following your hire date with thyssenkrupp Aerospace.
      • Employee Basic and Optional Life Insurance/AD&D
      • FSA and HSA options
      • Voluntary Benefits including Accident Insurance, Hospital Indemnity & Critical Illness benefits are offered through Allstate.
      • Additional Voluntary Benefits include Legal Insurance and ID Theft
      • Short-Term and Long-Term Disability
      • 2 weeks paid paternity leave
      • Employee Assistance Program
      • 401k plan with a 100% employee match up to the first 4% - employees vest after 3 years of service
      • 3 weeks (120 hours) paid vacation (pro-rated based on date of hire). Ability to purchase up to a week of vacation during open enrollment for the following year, ability to rollover up to 40 hours of vacation into the next year.
      • Holiday Pay: For a 5-day 8-hour shift you will receive up to 88 hours of holiday pay, for a 4-day 10-hour shift, you will receive up to 80 hours of holiday pay, and for a 3-day 12-hour shift you will receive up to 72 hours of holiday pay depending on the date of hire and the holiday schedule posted as it changes yearly.
      • Tuition Reimbursement Program
      • 8 hours paid time off for Volunteering with charities
      • Job Training and Development programs
      • Career Pathway program for hourly employees for internal job progression and wage transparency, ability to receive increases two times a year (excludes Indiana)
      • Discount Programs on travel, auto, entertainment, tickets, beauty, spa, health, and wellness.
        If you believe your experience, competencies and attitude are a STRONG MATCH with the above description, we would love to hear from you.
        Qualified candidates please apply. Recruiters, Agencies or third parties please don't contact this job poster. Do NOT contact us with unsolicited services or offers. Only full time positions are available. (Local Candidates Only) Role specific

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