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Purchasing Price Analyst 1
Ref No.: 18-02790
Location: San Diego, California
Duration:6-6 month(s)

Description/Comment:MAXIMUM BILL RATE IS $29.94
US Citizenship is required

The Northrop Grumman Information Systems (NGIS) Sector Supply Chain Team is offering an exciting career opportunity to support a wide variety of major defense programs operating within the Communications Division based in San Diego, CA. Northrop Grumman is seeking a Procurement Analyst 1 (Buyer) to join its team of qualified and diverse purchasing professionals supporting the acquisition of a wide range of Electronic, machining and services commodities.

Position Summary / Responsibilities:
• Sources and purchases Machine Parts, Electronic Components, Wire, Cable Assemblies & Connectors, Test Equipment, Raw Material, 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
• Proposal support and preparation of bid packages
• Reviews proposals, negotiates prices, selects or recommends suppliers, analyzes trends, follows up orders placed, verifies delivery, approves payment, and maintains necessary records
Basic Qualifications:
• Bachelors degree in business management or equivalent
• Microsoft Office Suite knowledge

Preferred Qualifications:
• SAP Knowledge
• Bachelors degree in Supply Chain Management
• Works well under general supervision
• Contributes to the completion of organizational projects and goals

Additional Job Details:A recent college graduate would be a good fit. Some supply chain would be helpful but not necessary.