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Buyer at Leidos in VISTA, CA

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Leidos is looking for a Buyer to join the Security & Transportation Technology Group in Vista, CA. The successful candidate will procure goods and services in a manufacturing environment, negotiate prices, terms, schedules and other provisions of purchase orders. This position will manage orders from creation to closure and be responsible for maintaining a positive working relationship with supply base. This position will report to the Purchasing Manager.

Other responsibilities include:
* MRP Review to justify demand
* ECN Review and coordination
* Request of Quotations/Proposals
* Purchase Order Creation
* Order Maintenance
* Handle nonconforming materials with supplier
* Accounts payable and Goods Receipt follow-up
* Documentation Review


* Bachelor's degree with 3+ years related experience in manufacturing and MRP environment.
* Must understand MRP generated demand and work well with internal customers to support production, field service and engineering requirements.
* Good communication skills, written and verbal.
* Procurement experience in a Manufacturing Environment
* Microsoft Office (Excel/Word)
* Costpoint Experience a plus

Leidos Overview:
Leidos is a global science and technology solutions leader working to solve the world's toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company's 33,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported pro forma annual revenues of approximately $10 billion for the fiscal year ended January 1, 2016 after giving effect to the recently completed combination of Leidos with Lockheed Martin's Information Systems & Global Solutions business (IS&GS). For more information, visit www.Leidos.com. The company's diverse employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Qualified women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply. Leidos will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories for employment in accordance with relevant Laws. Leidos is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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