Wichita, KS Area Jobs

Wichita , KS

Procurement Manager

Wichita, KS Area Jobs
Wichita, KS Full-time
Posted on September 6, 2018

Local Aerospace Manufacturer looking for a Procurement Manager to join our team:

  • Track supplier performance, allowing continuous improvement within the procurement process. Develop and implement purchasing policies and procedures in accordance with the Quality Management System.
  • Lead purchasing department personnel in the preparation of specifications, procurement and bidding procedures.
  • Negotiate with vendors for goods and services, considering the best possible price, quality, and on-time delivery.
  • Resolve vendor or contractor grievances, including claims against suppliers. Review, evaluate, and approve or deny specifications for issuing and awarding bids.
  • Work with other departments within company on bid/contract write-up.
  • Maintain ITAR registration and licensing.
  • Oversee material classification for export control.
  • Provide guidance to the Inventory staff to ensure effective management of the inventory control function and quality service to the production department.


  • Bachelor's degree in business, engineering, or related field.
  • 5 years of experience within Supply Chain Management at a manufacturing company with increasing levels of responsibility.
  • Proficient computer skills required including Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with the ability to interact with all levels of the organization.
  • Demonstrated successful capability to resolve conflict over sensitive or complex issues.
  • Demonstrated successful leadership, including personnel and organization development.