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Senior Buyer

Victor, NY 14564
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About L3Harris Technologies

L3Harris Technologies is an agile global aerospace and defense technology innovator, delivering end-to-end solutions that meet customers’ mission-critical needs. The company provides advanced defense and commercial technologies across air, land, sea, space and cyber domains. L3Harris has approximately $17 billion in annual revenue, 50,000 employees and customers in more than 130 countries. L3Harris.com

L3Harris is dedicated to recruiting and developing diverse, high-performing talent who are passionate about what they do. Our employees are unified in a shared dedication to our customer's mission and quest for professional growth. L3Harris provides an inclusive, engaging environment designed to empower employees and promote work-life success. Fundamental to our culture is an unwavering focus on values, dedication to our communities, and commitment to excellence in everything we do.

Essential Responsibilities 
  • Responsible for all purchasing activities relating to quality, cost, and schedule for assigned commodities.  As a senior buyer these commodities and Supplier portfolios tend to be larger in scope and complexity
  • Explore available technology and implement best practices related to purchasing activities
  • Lead cross-functional sourcing teams to execute agreed upon purchasing strategies for assigned commodities
  • Negotiate and implement supplier agreements, including Non Disclosure Agreements, Statement of Works, Basic Procurement Agreements, and Terms & Conditions
  • Effectively interact cross-functionally with Quality, Manufacturing Engineering, Engineering, Production, Finance, Materials, CSG (Customer Service Group), Bids & Proposals and other Departments
  • Proactively engage with key suppliers to ensure that supplier capabilities and products meet the current and future requirements of the organization
  • Produce RFQs, competitive bids, bid evaluations and purchase orders utilizing Cost Benefit Analysis
  • Evaluate and manage existing and potential suppliers based on the principles of Total Cost of Ownership
  • Ensure thorough understanding of and strict adherence to policies and procedures relating to the WESCAM Procurement department, overall WESCAM business policies and L3 Corporate policies and mandates
  • Assume an informal leadership position within the department, which includes assisting in the development of junior and intermediate buyers, summer interns and rotational assignments
  • Identify, create and manage special projects focused on enhancing key business processes within the primary functional area
  • Ensure complete flow down of customer contractual requirements into subcontract Terms & Conditions
  • Manage supplier recovery schedules to meet organization’s demand requirements
  • Evaluate and manage dual sourcing and outsourcing activities


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    Posted: 2020-05-18 Expires: 2020-06-17

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