Aerojet Rocketdyne Senior Analyst, Procurement in Canoga Park, California
Aerojet Rocketdyne is a world-recognized aerospace and defense leader that provides propulsion systems and energetics to space and defense customers. Our Los Angeles, California , facility is the company’s headquarters for the Space Business Unit and specializes in the design, fabrication, assembly and testing of hardware for large and small liquid engines that support exploration missions as well as the defense of our nation and allies.
The Space Shuttle Main Engine, which successfully powered 135 missions, as well as rocket engines for the Atlas, Delta, Saturn and Thor launch vehicles were all built at the company’s San Fernando Valley facility. In all, rocket engines that were built in the LA area have successfully launched more than 370 astronauts into space and powered more than 2,100 missions. Visit our website at www.rocket.com for more information on how our employees Power the Future.
We have an immediate need for a Senior Procurement Analyst to join our team in Canoga Park, CA. You will be learning approaches to objectives, learning to understand and apply procurement principles, concepts, and practices.
What we can offer you:
Inspiring Company Culture - Our people support each other and work together to leave an indelible impact on our nation’s aerospace and defense legacy. Read more about our culture:Careers | Aerojet Rocketdyne (https://rocket.com/careers)
Rest and Relaxation - 3 weeks of vacation to start plus separate sick allowance. 9/80 schedule providing for longer weekends. Annual week-long holiday company closure, plus company paid holidays.
Comprehensive Health Benefits - Medical, Dental, Vision, Health Savings Accounts, and Wellness
Prepare for the Future - 401(k) with company match
Professional Development - Tuition assistance program, Employee recognition program, and Leadership development program
Employee Resource Groups – Local and Enterprise employee-led volunteer groups to create community, awareness, impact, and to support a culture where everyone belongs.
This job may be filled at the level posted or at the next higher level.
Essential Job Functions (Including % of Time for Each)
The successful individual will work under limited general direction to:
50% - Procure critical path, major components and subsystems, in support of various programs. Manage subcontracts for these complex procurements. Perform as IPT liaison and/or representative on specific programs.
20% - Create and issue all types of fixed or variable subcontracts, including incentive or award fee. Lead source selection teams, conduct formal cost/price analysis, cost audits, fact finding and formal negotiations, as required for major subcontracting activity.
10% - Plan, conduct and direct projects or major portions of projects, including coordination of efforts with other staff members.
10% - Train and/or mentor less senior buying personnel, along with delegating less complex workload, as necessary.
5% - Lead in the development of work statements, proposal bills of materials, risk assessments and policy & procedure development, as necessary. Perform audit of PO files and documentation of sub-level buyers.
5% - Active participation in company and departmental initiatives, including strategic sourcing and supplier board activities.
Requires a Bachelor’s degree in an appropriate discipline and six (6) years of directly related experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Demonstrated understanding of the Program Office and Project Management roles within an integrated product team (IPT) environment.
Possess a high level of understanding in all relative business matters and have the ability to effectively interact with all levels of management internal to the company and external to suppliers and customers alike.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Demonstrated in-depth knowledge of government contracting requirements, FAR and other pertinent government flow downs.
Ability to read and interpret drawings/models.
Familiarity with ERP systems for RFQs, POs, receiving, invoicing, etc.
Understanding of complex aerospace machined hardware strongly preferred.
Understanding of Machine Types and Process involved in manufacturing complex aerospace machined hardware strongly preferred.
Requires U.S. Citizenship, U.S. Permanent Residency or other status as a U.S. Person. Must be able to satisfy federal government requirements for access to government information and having dual citizenship may preclude you from being able to meet this requirement.
Work Environment/Physical Requirements:
Employees in these positions must possess mobility to work in a standard office setting and to use standard office equipment, including a computer; stamina to sit and to maintain attention to detail despite interruptions; may occasionally lift/carry/push/pull up to 25 pounds; may require minimal walking, climbing, stooping, crouching, and/or bending; and vision to read printed materials and a computer screen, and hearing and speech to communicate in person and over the telephone. May require the ability to travel by air or auto. May require the use of personal protective equipment such as safety glasses, safety shoes, and shop coat. These positions may be expected to work varying shifts and hours to ensure successful operation of activities in the organization.
Pay range for this position:
69,500 - 102,166 per year
Note about pay range:
Pay range for this job level is a general guideline only for California and/or Washington State and not a guarantee of compensation or salary. Additional factors considered in extending an offer include (but are not limited to) responsibilities of the job, education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities, as well as internal equity, alignment with market data, applicable bargaining agreement (if any), or other law.
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Location US-CA-Canoga Park
Job ID 20897
Category Procurement/Purchasing - Other
On-Site, Hybrid or Remote? Hybrid