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Procurement Representative

Country:  United States
State / Province:  Colorado
City:  Colorado Springs
Job Type:  Campus
Job ID:  38272

Procurement Representative - Job Description

At Keysight, we help companies address their toughest challenges with precision and confidence. We offer the most precise electronic measurement tools in the industry, with advanced software to match. Our employees leverage their insight and passion to revolutionize electronic measurement and make a difference in the world. As a Procurement Representative focused on Strategic Procurement your emphasis will be to collaborate in the development and or maintance of supply chain solutions that enable industry leading products at a world-class pace. To achieve the goal of launching and producing high quality products through narrow market windows, our organization requires flexible, creative, and robust supply chain management. 

Supply Chain Responsibilities:

  • Provide leadership in a variety of procurement and material management areas that include: Supplier Quotations, Supplier Selection, Cost Negotiations, Material Purchasing, Sub-Contractor Management, Supplier Performance Evaluation, Inventory Planning & Management, Business Continuity Planning, and Procurement Strategy Development.
  • Collaborate in the development of procurement strategies for an identified set of Commodities or Categories that support new product development or production.
  • Partner with global (US, Europe, and Asia) teams throughout Keysight and engage with global suppliers to manage material delivery schedules to meet project schedule or production requirements.
  • Provide excellent verbal and written communication with global suppliers via email, teleconferences, and face to face meetings.
Job Qualifications

New College Grad with Bachelor’s degree in supply chain management, business, finance, engineering technology or related field within last 18 months

Ability to influence across organizational boundaries

Ability to excel in cross functional or cross geographical teams 

Strong interest in working in a global company that values collaborating with suppliers, partners, and internationally based teams

Strong leadership ability and positive, proactive approach to working in a dynamic, progressive environment

Working knowledge of MRP/ERP methodology or systems (preferably Oracle)

Excellent analytic skills and strong ability to retain and relay large amounts of information

Demonstrated ability to be detail oriented

Demonstrated ability to multi-task and remain focused in a fast-paced and dynamic environment

Exemplary communication & listening skills

Demonstrate active listening skills with a positive and outgoing approach when engaging others

Self-motivated individual who values on-going training and development in a work environment

Keysight will not sponsor work authorization for this position.

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Job ID : 38272 

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