Huntsville, AL |Full Time
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Position Description

Dynetics, a wholly owned subsidiary of Leidos, is seeking a talented Buyer to join a diverse team to create unique solutions for complex problems. With offices across the United States engaging in the defense, space, cyber and commercial fields, Dynetics provides responsive, cost-effective engineering, scientific and IT solutions.

Candidate will be responsible for administering a wide variety and value of procurement contracts within a predominant DOD environment. Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Daily interaction with vendors/suppliers
  • Issuing request for proposals
  • Evaluating proposals responses
  • Negotiation of prices, terms/conditions and annual vendor price contracts
  • Placing orders
  • Documenting procurement packages in accordance with a government-approved purchasing system
  • Interacting with other departments (Engineering, Contracts, Receiving and Accounting) during the different phases of the purchase order contract.

Basic Qualifications

  • Candidate must possess a BS Degree in BusinessAdministration, or related field, and 0 - 4 years relevant experience in a DOD government contracting/procurement environment.
  • In lieu of a degree, candidate must have 6 years of applicable experience with HS diploma or GED.
  • Candidate must have strong technical purchasing skills including expertise in evaluating, negotiating and executing material and labor purchases in accordance with the FAR and best commercial practices.
  • High level of communication skills both written and verbal are required.

Candidate must be a resident of the North Alabama area or willing to relocate to the Huntsville - North Alabama, AL area.

Other Qualifications

  • Deltek Costpoint experience preferred.
  • Qualified candidates should have a working knowledge of FAR and DFAR.
  • Candidate should be familiar with AS9100 procurement regulations.
  • Candidate must be highly motivated.
  • Strong analytical, organizational, problem solving, verbal, and writing skills are also desired

Security Requirements

Candidate must be a US Citizen and possess (and be able to maintain) a Final Secret Clearance or meet the eligibility to obtain (and maintain) a Secret Clearance.

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