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Procurement Director

Company: Leidos
Location: Vista
Posted on: June 24, 2022

Job Description:

Coronavirus is on everyone's mind with the effects being felt around the world. The markets are volatile, and we're all concerned for the health and safety of our families, friends, and colleagues. Please know that we're taking all necessary measures to safeguard our employees, customers and the communities in which we live, including following all recommended best practices around social distancing.With that in mind, in an abundance of caution, we are canceling all face to face career events, such as job fairs and open house events. In the coming days and weeks, we will be hosting career events virtually, using our online chat tools so that we may continue our hiring practice safely and securely. You can find available virtual career events at https://career-events.leidos.com .We are using telephone meetings and online chats via Brazen to conduct interviews and hiring discussions, and we are offering options for video interviews so that you can have a virtual face to face meeting with your potential new leader. We do not conduct interviews or extend offers via text or chat based social media, such as WhatsApp or MySpace.Leidos will never ask you to provide payment-related information at any part of the employment application process, nor will Leidos ever advance money as part of the hiring process. And Leidos will communicate with you only through emails that are generated by Leidos.com automated system. If you receive an email purporting to be from Leidos that asks for payment-related information or any other personal information, please report the email to Chris Scalia, Leidos' Senior Vice President of Talent Acquisition, at chris.a.scalia@leidos.com .As a company, as a country, as a world, we have confronted challenging moments before. We are confident that, guided by our values and the strength of our community as well as the commitment we have to the important work we do each day, we will find our way through this time together. We will do this with the care and concern for one another and the common good that defines. Please keep those impacted by the virus in your thoughts.Job #: R-00086042
Location:Vista,CA
Category: Procurement
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: Yes, 25% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: Yes, 50%
Clearance: None
Referral Eligibility : Eligible
Referral Bonus Amount: $2000
Group: Civil DescriptionJob Description:Job DescriptionThe Civil Group is seeking a Procurement Director (PD) to support the Security Enterprise Solutions (SES) Operation and Civil UK Procurement Team. This role will manage and lead a dynamic and global procurement team of approximately 34 professionals. The Team is composed of Buyers, Strategic Sourcing, Subcontract Administrators, and Subcontract Program Managers supporting full cycle ("cradle to grave") global procurement actions for operational functions; Manufacturing, Engineering, Service requirements and various programs requirements. The PD position will report directly to the Group Procurement Director and will be an integrated member of the SES Operations leadership team.Primary Responsibilities

  • Accountable for all Ops procurement activities to achieve key performance attributes including on-time delivery, inventory management, new product development procurements, new business capture and program execution
  • Lead full life cycle Procurement/Subcontracts management activities for the Operation
  • Develop procurement strategies and supplier relationship plans that are inventive and cost-effective for the Operation
  • Develop program specific procurement strategy for proposals, programs and, competitions negotiations, and managing supplier performance
  • Monitor and manage reviews of supplier agreements
  • Ensure that purchase orders and subcontracts are appropriately reviewed and approved per the Authority to Operate and in compliance with all contract requirements, company policies and procedures, and applicable laws and acquisition regulations
  • Coordinate with the Contracts, Service, and manufacturing organizations to ensure proper product and program requirements are flow-down
  • Demonstrate strong interpersonal and communication skills to deal effectively with other functions and suppliers to solve supplier issues of varying degrees of complexity and work issues to resolution
  • Engage in captures to support proposal strategies and recommend pricing approaches in order to address Leidos' and the customer's expectations and objectives
  • Ensure Customer solicitations are reviewed for potential risks, including compliance with requirements and that an appropriate slate of suppliers will be solicited for proposals
  • Lead the oversight and submittal of Procurement content in proposals
  • Monitor supplier compliance, including timely delivery of deliverables, in coordination with the Group
  • Identify risks and offer mitigation solutions related to supplier solutions
  • Resolve supplier performance issues in collaboration with the Operation
  • Advise Operation Leadership on procurement issues
  • Maintain an active understanding of the Operation budget and promote a culture of long-term saving on procurement costs
  • Manage procurement and subcontracts professionals in executing day-to-day activities. Provide training, mentorship to team with varied levels of proficiencies. Conduct performance reviews, define development actions, identify and engage with top talent in his/her team.Basic Qualifications
    • Requires a Bachelor degree and 12+ years of prior relevant experience or Master's degree with 10+ years or prior relevant experience.
    • 7+ years of experience supervising/leading Team and projects
    • MRP experience
    • International Procurement experience
    • Strong organization skills and communication skills (both written and verbal)Preferred Qualifications
      • Experience interpreting technical documents, drawings and/or schematics for quotation purposes
      • Ability to lead, train, and mentor employees individually and as a Team.
      • Management of overseeing Supplier relations and managing large, complex suppliers
      • Strong negotiation skillsPay Range:Pay Range $124,800.00 - $192,000.00 - $259,200.00 The Leidos pay range for this job level is a general guideline onlyand not a guarantee of compensation or salary. Additional factors considered in extending an offer include (but are not limited to) responsibilities of the job, education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities, as well as internal equity, alignment with market data, applicable bargaining agreement (if any), or other law. Covid GuidanceIn order to enter Leidos facilities in the U.S. and to attend Leidos events outside our facilities, employees are required to be vaccinated for COVID-19 or maintain proof of a negative COVID-19 test within 96 hours of entry. In addition, we are receiving guidance from certain customers that onsite contractor personnel will need to be fully vaccinated to access customer facilities. If you are not vaccinated, please consider getting your COVID-19 vaccination as soon as possible. If you have any questions, please contact your Talent Acquisition POC.About LeidosLeidos is a Fortune 500 - technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world's toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, civil, and health markets. The company's 43,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $13.7 billion for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2021. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com .Pay and BenefitsPay and benefits are fundamental to any career decision. That's why we craft compensation packages that reflect the importance of the work we do for our customers. Employment benefits include competitive compensation, Health and Wellness programs, Income Protection, Paid Leave and Retirement. More details are available here .Securing Your DataLeidos will never ask you to provide payment-related information at any part of the employment application process. And Leidos will communicate with you only through emails that are sent from a Leidos.com email address. If you receive an email purporting to be from Leidos that asks for payment-related information or any other personal information, please report the email to spam.leidos@leidos.com .Commitment to DiversityAll qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, ethnicity, age, national origin, citizenship, religion, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy, family structure, marital status, ancestry, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran or military status, or any other basis prohibited by law. Leidos will also consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with relevant laws. Description Job Description:As a member of the...Description Job Description:As a member of the...Description Job Description:The Security Detection...Description Job Description:Looking for an...Join our Talent Community to create a profile, enabling a streamlined application process and to help our recruiters better understand your areas of expertise and interest.Contact us about product information and pricing, customer feedback, stockholder services, or just to voice a concern.Preference Center Always Active If playback doesn't begin shortly, try restarting your device. You're signed out Videos you watch may be added to the TV's watch history and influence TV recommendations. To avoid this, cancel and sign in to YouTube on your computer. More videos Switch camera Share Include playlist An error occurred while retrieving sharing information. Please try again later. 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