Yulista Holding, LLC ALICE Sr. Purchasing Agent in Houston, Texas

Yulista Tactical is seeking a Sr. Purchasing Agent in anticipation of award for NASA’s Aircraft Maintenance, Logistics, Integration, Configuration Management and Engineering (ALICE) program. The Sr. Purchasing Agent is responsible for negotiating and executing the purchase of aircraft and aerospace parts, materials, equipment, tools, services, and supplies from vendors. Evaluates vendor quotes and services to determine most desirable suppliers. Familiar with the concepts, practices, and procedures of Government procurement. Relies on extensive experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. Leads and direct the work of others. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected.

Job Requirements:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent

  • 10+ years of experience in aerospace procurement.

  • Familiar with FAR/DFARs; to include NASA FAR Supplement

  • Intermediate to Advanced computer skills; specifically using Microsoft Office Suite; ability to learn additional computer skills or software programs.

  • Ability to enter data accurately into databases.

  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.

  • Interpersonal skills to work effectively and cooperatively with all levels of management and staff. Will also routinely interact with external stakeholders such as customers, vendors, suppliers, shipping companies, etc. Must represent the company in a professional manner at all times.

  • Must possess effective oral and written communication skills to clearly communicate information to others.

  • Ability to follow a process.

  • Professional customer service skills, including active listening, prompt service and follow-up.

  • Strong problem solving skills; ability to draw conclusions and make recommendations for problem resolution

  • Ability to perform basic mathematical computations.

  • High degree of self-motivation and the ability to work independently

  • Ability to multi-task.

  • Must have the ability to obtain and maintain a Government Security Clearance.

Yulista offers an excellent compensation and benefits package. We are an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applications will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disabilities, protected military or veteran status. To apply for this position, or view all of our job openings, visit us online at www.yulista.com at http://www.yulista.com/ , click on career opportunities.

Requisition ID: 37.1.C115