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Job #: R-00007659
Location: Oak Ridge, TN
Category: Procurement
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: None
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Corporate

Job Description:

Leidos is seeking a Commodity Purchasing Manager based in our Oak Ridge, TN office to support our Sourcing Operations organization.

Commodity Purchasing Manager will assist the Associate Director in leading the warranted buying support for a particular product line in Leidos's Sourcing Operations organization. Manager will coordinate priorities with programs and leadership and provide leadership, training, and oversight of the Buyers who support the Hardware, Software, Material Components, and Logistics procurement for all Leidos programs and functions.

Responsibilities include:

- Coordination of teams priorities
- Communication with program and functional leadership to provide guidance, updates, and training on critical requirements
- Organize and/or lead commodity specific training courses for your team
- Gather and analyze metrics for your area and report them to Sr. leadership
- Provide guidance on implementation of Leidos and other related policies (FAR and supplements, UCC, etc. as applicable) that impact how a buyer may buy a certain commodity
- Supplier contract/order negotiation and administration
- Sourcing and supplier cost management
- Supplier-contract regulatory compliance
- Supplier-contract risk management

Qualifications:
- BA/BS and 5+ years of relevant experience or Masters with 3+ years of prior relevant experience. 9+ years of experience will be considered in lieu of a degree.
- Prior experience managing a medium-size team
- Proficient in Microsoft Excel, Word, and Outlook
- Prior experience training supply chain topics
- Working knowledge of FAR/DFAR
- Costpoint Experience a plus

Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company’s 31,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.17 billion for the fiscal year ended December 29, 2017. (NYSE: LDOS) 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.

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