As a Buyer in the Procurement organization the successful candidate will play a vital role in supporting all of the exciting Lockheed Martin Space Systems Company programs by executing all aspects of the procurement lifecycle for a wide variety commodities. This position will build upon the candidates existing Supply Chain background / education by exposing them to procurements of ever increasing complexity and responsibility. The ideal candidate for this role is someone who desires a rewarding career in Supply Chain management and who is highly organized, has excellent communication skills and who is a motivated self-starter.
Desired Skills: +Real world Procurement / Purchasing Experience
+Negotiation Skills / experience
+Experience with SAP / ERP / P2P
+Ability to perform as a team player with other Buyers as well as interacting with all levels of management and support personnel
+Ability to maintain objectivity while performing multiple tasks while under pressure to meet customer requirements
'+Bachelors degree from an accredited college with a major (or minor) in Supply Chain Management
+Experience or exposure to supply chain management
+Self-motivated, takes initiative
+Demonstrated effective interpersonal skills
+Excellent verbal and written communication skills
+Demonstrated ability to multi-task and manage competing priorities
+Ability to analyze a problem and recommend solutions
+Highly proficient with Microsoft Office Suite - specifically Excel
Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.
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