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Material Buyer/Planner

Req ID :
394955BR
Job Code/Title :
E4592:Subcontract Administrator
Job Description :
Derco Aerospace, Inc., an industry-leading aerospace distributor of spares, components, and services, is seeking an experienced and self-motivated Material Planner who is looking for a challenging work environment. Selected individual will be responsible for supporting subcontracted component repair requirements. The position may occasionally involve some domestic travel and will require relocation to Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

Specific responsibilities include planning for current and future workloads, researching sources and pricing, negotiating pricing with suppliers, expediting repairs/overhauls as needed, developing recovery plans for any delays, and maintaining positive working relationships with suppliers.

Founded in 1979, Derco Aerospace, Inc. is a world leader in providing aircraft spares, services, and solutions to customers around the globe. Through solid relationships with premier original equipment manufacturers (OEMs), Derco maintains one of the largest and most diversified aircraft spares inventories in the world. Today, Derco is a full-service logistics and solutions provider, supporting military and commercial fleets in more than 65 countries. Derco is a wholly owned subsidiary of Sikorsky Aircraft Corporation, a subsidiary of Lockheed Martin Corporation (NYSE:LMT) of Bethesda, MD, a Fortune 100 company.

Derco is a diverse, forward-thinking, employee-oriented company that promotes personal development and a work life balance. Derco offers a generous compensation package including: competitive pay, bonuses, health, dental, 401K with company match, and continuing education incentives with full tuition reimbursement.

Basic Qualifications
Education Requirements: High School diploma or equivalent required.
3-5 years of supply chain, logistics or account management work experience in aerospace, military, defense or transportation is required.

Desired skills
A college degree or progress toward a college degree is preferred. Experience with planning, product sourcing and research, negotiation of prices and terms of delivery with suppliers, solicitation of quotes, creating and entering purchase orders, maintaining inventory levels, new supplier identification, expediting and supplier relations is preferred.

As a leading technology innovation company, Lockheed Martin’s vast team works with partners around the world to bring proven performance to our customers’ toughest challenges. Lockheed Martin has employees based in many states throughout the U.S., and Internationally, with business locations in many nations and territories.



Join us at Lockheed Martin, where we’re engineering a better tomorrow.

Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Job Location(s): Milwaukee Wisconsin
Security Clearance :
None
Business Unit :
ESS6500 RMS
Job Class :
Purchasing/Procurement
Job Category :
Experienced Professional
City :
Milwaukee
State :
WI
Virtual :
No
Relocation Available :
Possible
Work Schedule :
FLEX9x80A-Friday off in 2nd week w/flex hrs/day
Req Type :
Full-Time
Shift :
First
Additional Posting Locations :
Milwaukee