Procurement Representative / Supply Chain / Entry-level / Orlando FL

LOCKHEED MARTIN CORPORATION - Orlando, FL

Full-time
Are you tired of doing the same old tasks day after day? Do you want to be regularly challenged to solve problems? Are you looking for an opportunity that directly effects a company's bottom line? Do you want to work on the most technologically advanced targeting systems in the world? What better place to work than Lockheed Martin!

An opportunity awaits you as a Procurement Representative on the dynamic Lockheed Martin Sniper / Advanced Targeting Pod (ATP) program! A Procurement Representative is a vital and key component to the Lockheed Martin Supply Chain management team. The selected individual will status, manage, expedite, coordinate, and be accountable in ensuring all parts and hardware are delivered on-time to support Lockheed Martin's assembly and sales of Sniper Pods. Additionally, the individual will need to strategically look forward (120 days) and forecast the delivery of critical hardware to mitigate manufacturing impacts, work and resolve supplier and engineering issues, and implement proactive strategies to assure timely and compliant hardware deliveries. Another responsibility will be to present to Senior/Executive Management regarding hardware shortages and delays, and recover plan / strategy - including powerpoint creation for the presentation.

Other activities the Procurement Representative will be involved with is ensuring timely placement of purchase orders to suppliers, monitoring and expediting hardware deliveries, and working technical and quality issues at the suppliers. The candidate will be able to broaden their communication skills through their interface with the Southeastern Materials Acquisition Center (SEMCAC) buying team, as well as being a valuable member of the program's multi-function team (Engineering, Quality, Finance, Program Management, Contracts, etc) to ensure the program is meeting their Company and Customer requirements.

Basic Qualifications:
Minimum of a Bachelor's degree

Experience or related experience in Supply Chain Management

Must be a self-starter, good communicator

Proficient in Microsoft Office

Demonstrated ability to multi-task and manage competing priorities

Demonstrated effective interpersonal skills

Ability to be flexible and adapt to change

Must have ability to obtain a Secret security clearance

Desired Skills:
SAP / MRP knowledge or understanding

Ability to interact with senior management, suppliers, and other external personnel on significant matters often requiring coordination between functional organizations

Negotiation skills / experience

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:
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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.
Join us at Lockheed Martin, where your mission is ours. Our customers tackle the hardest missions. Those that demand extraordinary amounts of courage, resilience and precision. They’re dangerous. Critical. Sometimes they even provide an opportunity to change the world and save lives. Those are the missions we care about.

As a leading technology innovation company, Lockheed Martin’s vast team works with partners around the world to bring proven performance to our customers’ toughest challenges. Lockheed Martin has employees based in many states throughout the U.S., and Internationally, with business locations in many nations and territories.

EXPERIENCE LEVEL:
Experienced Professional