Buyer II

Location: Houston, TX
Date Posted: 01-02-2019
All qualified resumes will receive feedback within 24 hours 
The selected candidate for this role will:  
  • Procure, fully document and ensemble files for commercial and non-commercial purchase orders and subcontracts in accordance with company procedures and federal acquisition regulations ranging from the micro-purchase level and up.
  • Source, award and administer numerous build to print manufacturing requirements. 
  • Interpret fabrication drawings to identify most effective and efficient procurement strategy.
  • Frequently develop and utilize subcontract models and templates to award firm fixed price, blanket purchase agreements, time and material and labor hour subcontracts for commercial, specialized materials, complex systems, facility modifications and various services. 
  • Analyze market trends, follow up of orders placed, verify delivery, approve payment reconciliations, maintain necessary records and conduct subcontractor performance assessments.
  • Prepare request for proposal packages, evaluate proposals, and conduct negotiations of pricing and other provisions.
  • Develop and lead source selection teams involving supplier qualification sourcing procedures, requirements definition, development of proposal evaluation criteria and evaluation processes.
  • Participate in the development and implementation of procurement policies and aid in the training to lower level procurement personnel.
  • Prepare small business reports and participate in the development and tracking of small business plans and goals. 
Required Education/Experience/Skills: 
  • BA or BS degree in the appropriate discipline from an accredited four (4) year college or university program, plus five (5) years of applicable and progressive experience 
Requires two (2) years of college with courses in business administration, industrial management, or appropriate discipline with eight (8) years of progressive and relevant experience. Additional relevant education may be substituted for progressive experience.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Previous key experience and good working knowledge and strong understanding of Federal Acquisition Regulations.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office applications.
  • Familiar with prior experience with enterprise management systems. 
Preferences:    
  • Previous procurement experience working in the NASA environment.
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