The Procurement Project Analyst (PPA) is a leadership development opportunity for a highly motivated individual contributor looking to expand their knowledge of Procurement strategy and Supply Chain execution. Working within the Strategy, Planning & Integration team inside of General Procurement, the PPA will work closely with the procurement leadership team to support the following:
Coordination of special projects
Preparation of executive reviews for internal leadership as well as suppliers
Ad-hoc analytical support that requires intimate knowledge of procurement projects or requirements
Facilitation of process change or redesign as part of overall operational excellence and continuous improvement efforts
Other efforts as assigned to support improved material availability
This role is ideal for a candidate who has a robust understanding of heavy manufacturing businesses with at least a few years of experience in Supply Chain and is looking to further develop their business acumen and put the skills they've developed to use supporting leadership in achieving transformational organizational change.
Required Education, Experience, & Skills
4+ years experience in high complexity manufacturing
2+ years in Supply Chain, Procurement, Planning, Materials Management, or related disciplines
Intermediate analytical skills (Proficient enough with Excel to do VLOOKUPs, Pivot Tables, other simple formulas, charts, etc)
Experience preparing presentations for executive stakeholders.
Preferred Education, Experience, & Skills
4+ Years in Supply Chain/Procurement with some buying experience
Advanced Analytical Skills
Excellent verbal presentation skills
Oracle ERP/OBIEE Experience
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The Platforms & Services (P&S) sector under BAE Systems, Inc does the big stuff: the armored combat vehicles, naval guns, missile launchers, and naval ship repair…just to name a few. Our employees take pride in the work they do and why they do it. They are on the front lines every day, building our products to protect the lives of those who serve. We may be biased, but we think P&S does some of the coolest work around, and we think you will too.
We celebrate the array of skills, experiences, and perspectives our employees bring to the table. For us, differences are a source of strength. We're laser-focused on high performance, and we work hard every day to nurture an inclusive culture where all employees can innovate and thrive. Here, you will not only build your career, but you will also enjoy work-life balance, uncover new experiences, and collaborate with passionate colleagues.
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