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Purchasing Manager
Aerospace /Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR)/Sourcing / Material Planning
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Location: Huntsville, AL
Pay Rate: Contract: 43.27 to 48.08 $/hr
Salary: 90.00 to 100.00 K$/yr
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Position Type/ Job Duration: Direct hire
Education Required: BS 
Years Experience Required: 0

Job Posted: 9/29/2017
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Apply Deadline: 10/29/2017
Job #: 134594CJN
Job order status: Client is actively seeking candidates
Relocation available: Not Available

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We are searching for a Purchasing Manager for our client in Huntsville, AL. This is a direct hire position with a great aerospace that provides great benefits and relocation assistance.


  • Managing and coordinating the sourcing, planning, scheduling, and purchasing of materials, capital equipment and all other items/services required to support the organization
  • Management of the Buyers to ensure effective sourcing decisions, price analysis and negotiation of terms and conditions and pricing for all direct and indirect purchases
  • Manage purchasing personnel and processes in compliance with company policies and procedures and Government regulations
  • Supporting proposal activities, including identification of sources, solicitation of material pricing information and support in proposal team understanding of customer requirements and proposal development to meet proposal deadlines


  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college
  • 10 years of demonstrated purchasing experience in non-government organizations closely related to the Defense Industry and Aerospace.
  • Government procurement background and knowledge of FAR is required
  • Knowledge of purchasing concepts including, sourcing, cost estimating, price evaluation, negotiations, shipping, receiving, quality and U.S. Government property administration
  • Knowledge of compliance requirements to meet Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR) and Department of Defense FAR Supplement (DFARS), Department of Defense (DOD) purchasing and property regulations, policies and procedures, and established commercial and military contracting practices
  • Prior experience working LSF/PIF programs desired
  • Familiarization with a MRP/ERP application is a plus (preferably Deltek / Cost Point)


  • Medical, Dental, PTO, Relocation Assistance, etc.
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