The Boeing Company Senior Procurement Agent in Mesa, Arizona

Supplier Management (SM), within the Boeing Shared Services Group (SSG) has an exciting new opportunity for an experienced Procurement Agent to join our Team.

This team is responsible for the procurement and contract management of all non productions goods and services across Boeing’s global enterprise and is critical to enabling company operations. This is a chance to be a part of a team whose collective experience spans across the globe and many areas of expertise. We pride ourselves on performance and diversity.

This role will focus on procurement and negotiation strategy development. You will develop and inform contract negotiation strategies based on review of supplier financial statements. You will assess the overall supplier company health, performance and ability to deliver products and services. The Senior Procurement Agent will execute and manage strategic sourcing and procurement initiatives for complex, high value equipment and services which are critical for enabling production operations.

Day to day responsibilities will also include:

  • Providing oversight and management of supply and demand, schedules, supplier quality, delivery and financial performance.

  • Leading negotiation of pricing and contract terms and conditions.

  • Preparing and executing negotiation strategies resulting in contractual documents and binding agreements.

  • Interpreting and enforcing contract terms and conditions.

  • Consulting with external and internal customers to resolve supplier performance issues.

  • Leading supplier performance teams to develop strategic supplier solutions across programs and commodities.

  • Participating on supply chain process improvement teams and identifies improvement opportunities for potential integration into supplier contract strategies.

Boeing is the world's largest aerospace company and leading manufacturer of commercial airplanes and defense, space and security systems. We are engineers and technicians. Skilled scientists and thinkers. Bold innovators and dreamers. Join us, and you can build something better for yourself, for our customers and for the world.

The successful applicant will have a background in procurement, supply chain or strategic sourcing. The candidate must possess strong business acumen, written and verbal communication and problem solving skills. You will also need strong leadership skills, the ability to build positive working relationships and have a demonstrated ability to work in matrix organizations with people at all levels You will also need strong leadership skills, the ability to build positive working relationships.

Required Qualifications:

  • A Bachelor's degree is required, preferably with a focus in Supply Chain, Business or other related studies.

  • Minimum of 7 years of experience working with Supplier Management, Supply Chain or Procurement practices and processes

  • At least 3 years of experience with proposal development and contract negotiations. Including demonstrated working knowledge of the strategic application of terms and conditions in contract negotiation

  • Experience working on cross-functional teams

  • Communication skills and customer focus are critical to be successful in the role.

  • This position must meet Export Control compliance requirements, therefore a “US Person” as defined by 22 C.F.R. § 120.15 is required.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience implementing process and/or strategy improvements in dealing with suppliers.

Job: *Procurement Agent

Organization: *SC&CM Enterprise Support

Title: Senior Procurement Agent

Location: Arizona-Mesa

Requisition ID: 1700012664