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Project Purchaser M/F

Company : Safran Trusted 4D Job field : Purchasing Location : New York , New York , United States Contract type : Permanent Contract duration : Full-time Required degree : Bachelor's Degree Required experience : More than 3 years Salary range : 61-68K/year

Job Description

We're looking for a Project Purchaser to join our growing team in Rochester , NY
Who we are:
Safran Electronics & Defense is an international company with 10,000 employees, built on proven expertise in technologies that underpin sovereignty. By combining human and artificial intelligence, we develop the products and services that empower aerospace and defense players to observe, decide and guide, all over the world. Safran Electronics & Defense also supports fellow Safran companies by sharing its state-of-the-art electronics skills and expertise.

Within Safran Electronics & Defense, our Timing & Synchronization division is the leader in R-PNT (Resilient Positioning, Navigation & Timing) solutions. We supply military and commercial industries worldwide with accurate timing technologies and equipment (Time Servers, Inertial Navigation System), as well as ultra-precise timing and frequency distribution for applications requiring a high degree of reliability and accuracy across IP time distribution standards.
In this way, we contribute to the performance of critical operations support. Whenever accuracy, safety, security and reliability are critical, the solutions of Safran Electronics & Defense leads the way.

The Position:
You report to the Projects Purchasing Director. For Projects assigned to you, you will oversee all stages of the purchasing process, from bid management, supplier selection, contracting, industrialization to the delivery of pre-production parts.
You will consult with suppliers according to the purchasing strategy and following the purchasing procedures of the quality management system, in line with project objectives (risk management, costs, deadlines, quality).
You will lead the Make or Buy approach within the framework of RFQs (request for quotation, synthesis, and conducting reviews with suppliers and internally).
You will formalize the supplier relationship according to the contract terms and conditions, ensuring performance objectives.
For each of these projects, you will be part of a team for which you will be responsible for procurement and related activities. You will primarily work with our R&D, industrialization, and quality departments, and serve as the liaison with our subcontractors during the industrialization of new products or production transfers.

Complementary Description

The Day to Day:
• To interact with suppliers, engineering, project teams to meet project's goal.
• To execute cross-functional project management on parts development and initiatives
• To be responsible for project purchaser metrics (Schedule, Cost to market, etc)
• Manage procurement parts for R&D purposes
• To organize the transition to supply chain and production teams

At Safran Electronics & Defense, you'll combine passion for your job with a quality work environment adapted to a good life balance. Benefit from a variety of opportunities to shape the career path that suits you: our leaders and technical experts are there to support you from your integration and career development, in France and abroad.

Safran Trusted 4D, Inc is an equal opportunity employer who does not discriminate based on race, color, citizenship, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, veteran's status or any protected category. We encourage veterans and people with disabilities to apply.

Job Requirements

What you Bring to Safran:
• BS degree is required in the field of Business, Science or Engineering; Or combination of education and equivalent purchasing experience is required
• 3+ years of related purchasing experience is required
• Experience in Lean and continuous improvement processes
• Knowledge of cost breakdown, price and make our buy analysis
• Knowledge of electronics manufacturing processes preferable
• Proficient in MS Office

Specificity of the job

Frequent travel is anticipated at suppliers in US or abroad (25%).

Locate your future workplace

45 Becker Road 14586

New York

New York United States

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