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2020 Supplier Management Intern
textron | Goose Creek, South Carolina
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Job Description

Transform Your Reality

TRU Simulation Training is a leader in aviation simulation and training, preparing our customers with true-to-life experiences. Driven by innovation and safety, our products help pilots and maintainers achieve daily success in aviation.

We are proudly backed by our parent company, Textron, Inc. (NYSE: TXT), a Fortune 500 known worldwide for aviation and defense brands including Bell Helicopter, Cessna, Beechcraft, Hawker and Textron Systems.

Why launch a career with the TRU Family?

Transform the industry standard: We are an innovative team supporting products ranging from aircraft maintenance training devices to full motion flight simulators, for both commercial and defense customers. We take the next step to provide hands-on pilot and maintenance training to ensure flight readiness.

Driven by people: We empower people to make the impossible, possible. By joining our diverse team, you will experience new challenges and opportunities to best fit your career goals.

Global growing company: With locations spanning across the U.S, we are also rapidly expanding internationally to continue to support our global customers.

TRU Simulation Training Supplier Management Department is in need of a summer intern. The Supplier Management Intern will be provided direct opportunities to: assist in the shaping of internal customer requirements, support day-to-day purchasing needs, and learn different supplier management techniques.

Position Summary:

* Use demand signals to plan, prepare, and implement negotiation strategies. Manage effective competitive bidding process including analyzing and evaluating proposals along with negotiating and selecting or recommending suppliers.
* Own and manage the relationship with all assigned suppliers by serving as the company's official Supplier Management Point of Contact.
* Collaborate with internal staff members from other functions, including but not limited to Program Management, Finance, Operations, Engineering and Quality.
* Perform a variety of activities in support of successfully procuring and arranging for delivery of materials, services, and supplies for assigned parts/commodities.
* Manage effective competitive bidding process including analyzing and evaluating proposals along with negotiating and selecting or recommending suppliers.
* Preparation, issuance and administration of purchase orders to suppliers.
* Manage Purchase Order requirements through to stock in inventory
* Analyze market and industry conditions/material costs and develop supply recommendations.

Position Qualifications:

* Bachelor's level work in Business, Supply Chain Management, Finance, or related field at an accredited college or university.
* Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
* Excellent interpersonal, communication and planning skills are required.
* Ability to work in a close team environment and under tight deadlines.
* Strong organizational skills with the ability to multi-task and prioritize as necessary.
* Strong oral and written communication skills.
* Ability to make critical decisions and problem solve.

About textron

Textron Inc. is a multi-industry company with a global network of aircraft, defense, industrial and finance businesses to provide customers with solutions and services around the globe. The Company operates its business through five operating segments. Four of the Company's operating segments represent its manufacturing businesses: Cessna, Bell, Textron Systems and Industrial. The fifth segment consists of its Finance business. Cessna has four major product lines: Citation business jets, Caravan single engine turboprops, Cessna single engine piston aircraft and aftermarket services. Textron Systems provides products to the defense, aerospace and general aviation markets. The Industrial segment includes the Company's Kautex, Greenlee, E-Z-GO and Jacobsen businesses. Finance segment consists of Textron Financial Corporation, a diversified commercial finance company. In April 2009, it completed the sale of HR Textron to Woodward Governor Company.

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