Lockheed Martin Procurement Representative (early career) in Littleton, Colorado
Description: The coolest jobs on this planet… or any other… are with Lockheed Martin Space.
At the dawn of a new space age, Lockheed Martin is a pioneer, partner, innovator and builder. Our amazing men and women are on a mission to make a difference in the world and every day we use our unique skills and experiences to create, design and build solutions to some of the worlds’ hardest engineering problems. Our culture encourages employees to dream big, perform with excellence and create incredible products. We provide the resources, inspiration and focus and if you have the passion and courage to dream big, we want to build a better tomorrow with you.
Lockheed Martin Space in Littleton, CO has an immediate opportunity for an early career Procurement Representative professional who wants to be part of this mission. If you have an interest in all things space and an interest in working for a company that will put astronauts on Mars, create 3D printed satellites, launch payloads that learn in orbit, or that develop national defense systems, come and be a part of our Supply Chain team. At Lockheed Martin Space, we are driven by innovation and integrity. We believe that by applying the highest standards of business ethics and visionary thinking, everything is within our reach – and yours as a Lockheed Martin employee. Lockheed Martin values your supply chain/procurement skills, training, and education. Experience your future with us!
In this early career level Buyer role within the LM Space Procurement organization you will play a vital role in supporting all of the exciting Lockheed Martin Space programs by executing all aspects of the procurement lifecycle for a wide variety commodities. In this position you will build upon your existing Supply Chain background / education / experience through exposure to procurements of ever increasing complexity and responsibility. If you are someone who desires a rewarding career in Supply Chain management and who is highly organized, has excellent communication skills, and who is a motivated self-starter then this is an excellent opportunity for you. Come, join our Procurement team!
Our employees working in this level of position typically have 2 - 5 years of professional experience.
To promote the sharing of ideas, Lockheed Martin fosters an inclusive work environment that encourages differences and big-picture thinking. Lockheed Martin Space offers a total compensation package from competitive wages, on-site medical care, 25 three-day weekends, and healthy living incentives just to name a few reasons to join Lockheed Martin. Learn more about Lockheed Martin’s competitive and comprehensive benefits package.
• Bachelors degree preferably in a Supply Chain or Business discipline
• Highly proficient with Microsoft Office Suite, specifically Excel
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills
• Procurement / Purchasing Experience - Especially in Electrical/EEE commodities
• Negotiation Skills / experience
• Experience with SAP / ERP / P2P
• Ability to perform as a team player with other Buyers as well as interacting with all levels of management and support personnel
• Ability to maintain objectivity while performing multiple tasks while under pressure to meet customer requirements
• Experience in, or exposure to supply chain management
• Self-motivated, takes initiative
• Demonstrated effective interpersonal skills
• Demonstrated ability to multi-task and manage competing priorities
• Ability to analyze a problem and recommend solutions
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.
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.