Job

Global Supply Guru

South Burlington, VT

Description

BETA Technologies is looking to add a highly motivated global sourcing focused member to the Supply Chain Team.  As a Strategic Sourcing Specialist, you will work to establish dynamic and long lasting relationships with our supplier base supporting battery and aircraft production.  You will strive to assure material flow of high visibility critical components as well as everyday common goods in order to support the electrification of flight.  Supporting material procurement of our battery and aircraft production efforts requires an instant impact individual with an iron will and a strong background in global sourcing, supplier management and negotiation. You will work with a highly motivated, insanely productive, cross-functional team to bring a truly radical aircraft to production. 

The essential functions include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Work collaboratively across multiple departments to meet and exceed company goals
  • You will work closely with our supplier base to meet our aggressive material delivery goals and ensure long term contracts are monitored and delivered upon proper
  • Identify and resolve long and short term supply/demand challenges
  • Remove risk to ensure manufacturing is smooth and fully supported
  • Strive to establish new strategic commercial relationships with suppliers through careful analysis and selection
  • Manage and evaluate supplier relationships/performance
  • Develop strategies to potentially combat market volatility 
  • Supplier relationship support requires end to end PO management, ERP system support, Accounts Payable support
  • Ensure NDA, RFP, SOW, MSA and all supporting documents are enacted and actioned
  • Work as a liaison between Beta Engineers and the supplier base
  • Comfortable juggling multiple priorities with ease
  • Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in Supply Chain Management or related field
  • 5-7 years Supply Chain experience in aerospace, battery production, or power electronics industries.
  • Strong communication, interpersonal, and collaborative skills, to include working effectively with teammates sharing ideas in a constructive and positive manner
  • Experience with ERP Software (Plex, Oracle, SAP, Epicor)
  • Proven ability to meet deadlines in alignment with ambitious business objectives
  • Maintaining a positive relationship with timely, accurate, and friendly communication 
  • A passion for flight is a plus
  • BETA Technologies provides equal employment opportunity to all individuals regardless of their race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, place of birth, citizenship, disability, veteran or military status, health coverage status, HIV status, genetic information, crime victim status, pregnancy or a pregnancy-related condition or any other characteristic protected by state, federal, or local law. The company does not discriminate, and will not discriminate, and will not tolerate discrimination, based on any of these characteristics during the application process or in employment.

    All offers of employment at BETA Technologies are contingent upon favorable results of a thorough background check.

    BETA Technologies is an E-Verify employer.