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Senior OP Buyer

Location: 

Yakima, WA, US, 98903

Business Unit:  Systems and Support
Function:  Supply Chain

Triumph Group designs, engineers, manufactures, repairs and overhauls a broad portfolio of aviation and industrial components, accessories, subassemblies, systems and aircraft structures. We partner with original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) and operators of commercial, regional, business and military aircraft worldwide, to provide products and services that solve their hardest problems. So whatever the part, component or complexity of assembly, Triumph is committed to quality, service and meeting the specialized needs of each customer.

Triumph participates at all levels of the aerospace supply chain – from single components, to complex systems, to aerospace structures and their contents. We provide solutions for the entire product life cycle of an aircraft – from raw material to aftermarket service. Our unique ability to integrate a broad range of products and capabilities is our competitive advantage.

Responsibilities

  • Solicit and evaluate proposals employing appropriate negotiation, cost and price analysis techniques, using available expertise from supporting organizations; implement purchase contracts following applicable company and government regulations.
  • Evaluate current and anticipated requirements, determine potential sources, obtain bids, and plan programs to meet business needs.
  • Provide coordination and leadership in procurement activities for assigned commodities.
  • Perform continual market analysis and monitor supplier progress.
  • Coordinate training of suppliers to accomplish business initiatives.
  • Coordination procurement of assigned commodities to meet the requirements of Triumph.
  • Coordinate, help direct, as well as perform, all required functions from initiation of an intent to purchase through to satisfactory delivery of material or services.
  • Assure that material/services will be delivered on schedule, at negotiated price and meet required quality standards.
  • Initiate necessary action to assure best value is received, customer delivery requirements are met, and address any manufacturing problems at supplier’s facility.
  • Evaluate current and anticipated requirements, determine potential sources, obtain bids, and plan programs to meet business needs.
  • Provide coordination and leadership in procurement activities for assigned commodities, including development to Small Disadvantaged Business.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • At least 4 years of experience in a Sourcing environment
  • At least 3 years of experience in a Sourcing position, including negotiation involvement
  • Experience with complex assemblies.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills
  • Proven analytical and problem-solving skills, with sound judgment and a diplomatic attitude
  • Highly motivated team member/leader
  • Able to make formal and appealing presentations

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or disability. Please contact us if you require assistance in applying for Triumph Group and we will provide reasonable accommodations via HRDepartment@triumphgroup.com. If you’d like more information on your EEO rights under the law, please click here


Nearest Major Market: Seattle
Nearest Secondary Market: Yakima