Huntington Ingalls Industries PROCUREMENT ANALYST 4 in Newport News, Virginia

23813BR

Job Title:

PROCUREMENT ANALYST 4

Department/Cost Center:

O51: Sup Chain Procuremnt

External Job Description:

Supply Chain Procurement (SCP) purchases material and services for construction and overhaul of aircraft carriers and submarines. With an average expenditures of $1 billion per year, SCP plays an instrumental job in the timely, quality, and cost-effective delivery of our ships to the Navy. SCP manages over 4,000 suppliers across the US, Canada, and Europe. SCP analysts manage their supply chain and suppliers in support of their requirements.

Sources and purchases machinery, equipment, tools, raw material, packaging materials, parts, services, and/or supplies necessary for operation of an organization. Compiles and analyzes statistical data to determine feasibility of buying products and to establish price objectives. Compiles information to keep informed on price trends and manufacturing processes. Confers with suppliers and analyzes suppliers operations to determine factors that affect prices and determines lowest cost consistent with quality, reliability, and ability to meet required schedules. Reviews proposals, negotiates prices, selects or recommends suppliers, analyzes trends, follows up orders placed, verifies delivery, approves payment, and maintains necessary records. May prepare bid packages.

Auto req ID:

23813BR

Marketing Title:

Procurement Analyst 4 (Senior Buyer | Purchasing Agent)

Basic Qualifications:

Bachelor’s Degree and 10 years of experience. Master’s Degree and 8 years of experience. 4 years of related exempt experience can be substituted for Bachelor’s degree. 8 years of non-related exempt experience can be substituted for Bachelor’s degree. An Apprentice Certificate or graduation from Navy Nuclear Power School can be substituted for Bachelor’s degree.

Entity:

NN SHIPBUILDING (0265)

Schedule:

Full-time

Clearance Type:

Confidential

Shift:

1st

Travel:

Yes, 25% of the time

Company Statement:

Huntington Ingalls Industries is America’s largest military shipbuilding company and a provider of professional services to partners in government and industry. For more than a century, HII’s Newport News Shipbuilding and Ingalls Shipbuilding divisions in Virginia and Mississippi have built more ships in more ship classes than any other U.S. naval shipbuilder. HII’s Technical Solutions division provides a wide range of professional services through its Fleet Support, Integrated Missions Solutions, Nuclear & Environmental, and Oil & Gas groups. Headquartered in Newport News, Virginia, HII employs nearly 37,000 people operating both domestically and internationally.

Relocation Assistance:

No relocation assistance available

Minimum Education:

High School Diploma/GED

Location:

Newport News-Virginia-United States

US Citizenship Required for this Position:

Yes

EEO Statement:

Equal Opportunity Employer - Veterans/Disabled Welcome. U.S. citizenship required for most positions.

Preferred Qualifications:

This is a Senior Level Buyer position in our Supply Chain Procurement Department.

Possess understanding of Government contracting (to include FAR/DFARS) and key business processes.

Able to develop and maintain professional relationships with peers, vendors and customers, and contribute to a professional work environment by demonstrating integrity, teamwork, and a positive attitude.

Strong analytical, interpersonal, negotiation, contract management, and decision making skills.

Intermediate to advanced MS Excel.

Ability to provide training and development to junior staff. Organized, detail oriented, and able to coordinate and prioritize multiple projects with limited supervision in a fast-paced environment.

Strong written and verbal communications skills and ability to adapt to changing work efforts.

Aptitude to help create and promote an environment of camaraderie and teamwork.

Innovative thinker to help create and deploy creative procurement solutions.