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BAE Systems

Procurement Analyst - Raw Materials, Castings, Forgings (82576BR)




Full Time


York, Pennsylvania, United States

Job Description

In this position, you will be supporting the Combat Mission Systems (CMS) Business at our York, PA facility. We are looking to hire a Senior Buyer with extensive experience buying raw materials, castings, forgings and who is proficient in the ability to comprehend details and design of military part drawings.

As a Senior Commodity Buyer, you will:

  • Prepares and issues Request for Quote (RFQ). Incorporates technical, quality, contractual and schedule requirements properly into RFQ

  • Generates and commits orders up to $150,000 without management review. Coordinates and ensures management review and approval of orders over $150,000

  • Complies with internal company and government requirements through documentation per LOB (Line of Business) processes

  • Identifies suppliers, including Small Business (SB), Small Disadvantaged Business (SBD), and Women Owned Business (WOB), Hub-Zone, Veteran, Service-Disabled Veteran Businesses.

  • Selects suppliers, including application of appropriate level of cost/price/technical analysis performed, in accordance with OG/LOB (Operationg Groups / Line of Business) policies and procedures and applicable government regulations

  • Analyzes work direction to administrative support personnel as needed. Participates on commodity teams

  • Initiates necessary management reviews and audits with suppliers. Travel as required to monitor total supplier management

  • Responsible for the prompt closeout of completed orders

  • Responsible for total supplier quality and delivery performance at the best value

  • Responsible for total supplier performance throughout the life cycle of procured materials and services

  • Maintains a safe work environment and ensures compliance with safety objectives and policies

  • Shares responsibility of self-development with immediate supervisor

  • Plans and procures materials and services to meet all contractual specifications

  • Performs pre and post award procurement administration of activities

  • Ensures best value is obtained including 100% quality and delivery

  • This is a Hybrid schedule where you are expected to be in the office 2-3 times a week

  • This is a 9/80 schedule where you will have every other Friday off

Required Education, Experience, & Skills
  • Bachelor’s degree in Supply Chain, Operations, or related business fields and 4 years of experience

  • Experience with buying raw materials, castings and forgings.

  • Ability to exercise discretion and independent judgment

  • Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing

  • Sound interpersonal skills used when interfacing, coordinating, and negotiating with company personnel, customers, and suppliers

  • Ability to use computers to prepare appropriate reports and documents

  • Ability to make decisions using sound judgment while complying with policies, procedures, appropriate principles and applicable state and federal laws and regulations

  • Ability to develop/demonstrate research and presentation skills

  • Ability to develop and maintain professional and dependable relationships with internal and external customers

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office

Preferred Education, Experience, & Skills Oracle experienceAbout BAE Systems Platforms & Services BAE Systems, Inc. is the U.S. subsidiary of BAE Systems plc, an international defense, aerospace and security company which delivers a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support services. Improving the future and protecting lives is an ambitious mission, but it’s what we do at BAE Systems. Working here means using your passion and ingenuity where it counts – defending national security with breakthrough technology, superior products, and intelligence solutions. As you develop the latest technology and defend national security, you will continually hone your skills on a team—making a big impact on a global scale. At BAE Systems, you’ll find a rewarding career that truly makes a difference.

The Platforms & Services (P&S) sector under BAE Systems, Inc does the big stuff: the armored combat vehicles, naval guns, missile launchers, and naval ship repair…just to name a few. Our employees take pride in the work they do and why they do it. They are on the front lines every day, building our products to protect the lives of those who serve. We may be biased, but we think P&S does some of the coolest work around, and we think you will too.

Our Commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion:
At BAE Systems, we work hard every day to nurture an inclusive culture where employees are valued and feel like they belong. We are conscious of the need for all employees to see themselves reflected at every level of the company and know that in order to unlock the full potential of our workforce, everyone must feel confident being their best, most sincere self and be equipped to thrive. We provide impactful professional development experiences to our employees and invest in social impact partnerships to uplift communities and drive purposeful change. Here you will find significant opportunities to do meaningful work in an environment intentionally designed to be one where you will learn, grow and belong.