Espey is currently looking to add a Subcontract Specialist to our growing team. The Subcontract Specialist will coordinate the procurement and distribution of materials, parts, equipment, and supplies for the organization. Will coordinate all activities related to the procurement of a subcontract beginning with intent to purchase all the way through delivery. Responsibilities include but are not limited to: Analyzing the requirements of the subcontract, soliciting and evaluating proposals for the requested commodity; investigating and/or interviewing potential suppliers and their facility to determine if they meet the specified requirements; and advising team members or management on the appropriate supplier to be used and negotiating the lowest possible cost for the subcontract balanced against the optimum quality and schedule needs. Will be required to assure that the subcontract is delivered on schedule, at the negotiated price, and meets the quality standards of the company. The ideal candidate will work closely with Quality Control to ensure suppliers utilized are Quality approved suppliers and are responsive to all Quality Control communications. Will also be responsible for researching any disputes and bringing them to resolution and will work closely with Purchasing Manager with respect to all pertinent matters concerning the organization, project budgets, procedures and the supplier management relationship.
Minimum of five years of previous experience preferred.
*Must be US Citizen*
An Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.