Buyer II (REF1932Q)
Elbit Systems
Fort Worth, USA, America

Serve as a single-point of contact to suppliers to ensure an efficient means of communication between ESA and the supplier; where risk of miscommunication is a significant liability. Review electronic technical data packages to identify material and process complexities. This task includes the review and evaluation of assembly drawings, schematics, bills of material, spec drawings, tooling, printed wiring board manufacturing files, and related process instructions or standards. Analyze Request For Proposals (RFP) and Request For Information (RFI) responses from solicited Suppliers based on pricing, capability to perform the required work, delivery commitments, terms and conditions, and technical/manufacturing capabilities to ensure they meet customer contractual requirements. Maintains and utilizes commodity knowledge and market conditions to reduce pricing. initiate expectations and activities to enable cost reduction from the suppliers. Works with respective material planner to identify cost reduction opportunities from the future planned order release. Awards purchase orders in a timely manner to support the Program schedule needs as well as department metrics and Company goals. Serves as liaison between Company and supplier regarding all changes in or problems with material deliveries to meet production schedules.