Account Specialist - SHPC

Location: Middletown, Connecticut US


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Job Number: 12408

External Description:
Businesses Pratt & Whitney Job ID 01393185 Date posted 03/07/2020 City Middletown State Connecticut Country United States

Date Posted:
United States of America
PW102: Middletown Aircraft Rd P.O. Box 611, Middletown, CT, 06457 USA
The sky has no limits.

Flight is an instrument of human progress. It not only gets people where they want to go, it carries humanity to places it never thought possible. As part of our team youâ€ll help answer todayâ€s challenges in powered flight while crafting and supporting tomorrowâ€s solutions!

Do you feel fulfilled when you help others succeed? Are you fascinated by the way the people learn and grow? Have you considered what it may be like to work at Pratt & Whitney? If so, we want to hear from you!

We have a rare opportunity for a talented Account Specialist.

You will be part of an evolving, globally diverse company thatâ€s moving fast to craft the future of aviation. Pratt and Whitney is a world leader in aircraft engines and auxiliary power units. Headquartered in East Hartford, Connecticut, the company has locations around the United States and across the world. We are a worldwide leader in aviation propulsion and we are behind many of the major advances in both military and commercial engines. We design, manufacture and service aircraft engines, auxiliary and ground power units, and small turbojet propulsion products.

Do you have the experience to join our Team?

The Global Supply Chain team works closely with suppliers globally to ensure we deliver affordable, high-quality parts that meet our customer's dynamic needs.

The role of Account Specialist is both exciting and challenging!

This position is in Small Machine Parts and requires extraordinary problem-solving skills & the ability to build efficient working relationships across the many P&W functional groups; Quality, Materials, Continuous Improvement, Production Readiness, Engineering, Material Control Lab, Engineering Source Approval, Global Work Share (GWS) and multiple suppliers. You would have the opportunity to engage with the meaningful Strategic Sourcing team and participate in long term sourcing decisions. It will also require the long-distance interaction with Regional Office personnel such as Delivery Assurance Specialists, Supplier Quality Assurance Representatives (SQARâ€s), MCL, ESA, Continuous Improvement Specialists, & the GWS “Buyers & Planners” providing procurement & materials management for the commodities.

Responsibilities include:

•Delighting customers is by building timely and accurate updates via the most desired creative communication means. •Responsibility for all area of the supplier relationships, including delivery and quality performance, cost and inventory management, 6-Pack reviews and customer happiness is a main focus of this role. •You will handle purchase order execution and product delivery, ensuring placement of on-time schedule agreements, billing adjustments, terminations mitigation & cost reduction goals execution. •Compliance with the P&W Procurement Manual, GSC Standard Work, UTC Code of Ethics, International Trade Compliance, & Transition Standard Work (TSW). Close coordination with New Program Integration (NPI) / Development Procurement, Global Transitions, Integrated Commodity Management Team (ICMT) leaders, Production Incorporation Product Team (PIPT) leaders, and Product IPTâ€s to effect a smooth transition of new NGPF hardware from development into full production as well as resolution of producibility and quality issues on key military programs. •Ensure GWSâ€s quotation, cost analysis/price justification, market share appropriations, & placement of schedule agreements are completed on-time & in compliance with all appropriate regulations & procedures. •Reducing all forms of quality & delivery turn backs through weekly QCPC / MRP turn back meetings. •Accountable to implement effective Delivery/Quality Clinics (DQCâ€s) with suppliers, as required. •Attend and support Vendor Corrective Action Board (VCAB) meetings to resolve quality issues, & attend & support Business Unit Reviews (BURâ€s) focused on delivery, & Purchasing Operation Reviewâ€s (POR's) to communicate efforts that reduce product cost. •Daily engagement of the ACE operating system through ACE tool usage to improve EH&S, quality, delivery, financial, employee engagement, and customer satisfaction. •Drive Supplier Gold by participating in supplier improvement activities, & Critical Supplier Reviews (CSRâ€s).

There is 10% travel associated with this role.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelors Degree
  • Minimum 5 years†experience in Operations/Business/Engineering/Supply Chain/Customer Service with a Bachelors Degree OR minimum 3 years†experience in Operations/Business/Engineering/Supply Chain/Customer Service with an Advanced Degree
  • US Citizenship is required due to Government contracts

Preferred Qualifications:
  • MBA or Master's Degree.
  • Purchasing or materials experience a plus
  • Project Management Skills
  • Prior experience working with Cross functional teams and Leadership
  • MS Office
  • SAP
  • Excellent communication and the ability to build positive relationships
  • Ability to balance challenging priorities and manage time effectively
  • Excellent Judgment and professional maturity

If you wish to put your technical expertise to better use and are ready for a challenge, then we encourage you to apply! We demand quality in all we do which is what nurtures our success in the Aerospace Industry.

United Technologies Corporation is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.

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