Buyer

Skydio
March 01, 2024
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Offerd Salary:$80,750-$126,500
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Skydio is the leading US drone company and the world leader in autonomous flight, the key technology for the future of drones and aerial transportation. The Skydio team combines deep expertise in artificial intelligence, best-in- class hardware and software product development, and operational excellence to empower a broader, more diverse audience of drone users - from first responders to insurance claims adjusters, utilities, and more!

We are seeking a motivated Supply Chain professional with high-growth start-up experience and a solid understanding of planning and purchasing functions. A Buyer will be responsible for owning MRP inputs and assisting in building the foundations of purchasing and planning processes at Skydio.

How you'll make an impact:

  • Maintain vendor and component information in ERP system, including Payment Terms, Standard Cost, and Lead Time, Shipping Time etc.
  • Quote, submit and manage purchase orders to ensure utmost accuracy of delivery dates and quantities.
  • Prioritize supplier production and delivery schedules.
  • Manage supplier corrective actions and escalation paths.
  • Proactively update Skydio leadership on all critical supply issues.
  • Analyze procurement data and report on metrics including on-time delivery, PO status, vendor performance etc.
  • Resolve PO discrepancies and invoice issues and ensure timely PO receipt.
  • Participate in cross functional teams and support continuous improvement initiatives for cost, quality, delivery, and inventory management.
  • Develop and execute MRP supply and demand plans.
  • Collaborate with internal stakeholders on implementing supply chain strategies.
  • Support the development of key planning metrics and reports including Safety Stock Analysis, Inventory Health, Order Policies, and Cash Flow.
  • Develop and maintain relationships with key vendors and ensure communications are clear and timely.
  • Mitigate risks and ensure supply continuity for given scope to meet customer fulfillment needs.
  • Report on clear to build status.
  • What makes you a good fit:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Supply Chain Management, Finance, Engineering, Business Administration, Operations.
  • 2 Years experience or equivalent in a supply chain, operations, or relevant role.
  • Exceptional in Microsoft Excel and data analytics.
  • Understanding of basic Supply Chain fundamentals.
  • Familiarity with ERP systems and purchasing/planning functions.
  • Experience purchasing or planning mechanical components.
  • Must be detail-oriented, self-motivated and able to respond quickly to a fast-moving and ever-changing environment.
  • Exceptional written, verbal and presentation communication skills.
  • Proven success working on cross-functional NPI projects, cost models, negotiating, planning.
  • Ability to identify and resolve technical, operational and organizational problems.
  • Additional Requirements:

  • Ability to communicate outside of work hours, including evening calls with overseas suppliers.
  • Compensation Range: The annual base salary range for this position is $80,750-$126,500. Compensation will vary based on factors, including skill level, proficiencies, transferable knowledge, and experience. In addition to base salary, Skydio full-time employees are eligible to enroll in our benefit plans and take advantage of a variety of incentives and stipends.

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    At Skydio we believe that diversity drives innovation. We have created a multidisciplinary environment that embraces the power of diverse perspectives to create elegant solutions for complex problems. We are committed to growing our network of people, programs, and resources to nurture an inclusive culture.

    As such, we do not make hiring or other employment-related decisions on the basis of an applicant or employee's race, color, ethnicity, national origin, citizenship, sex/gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding and related medical conditions), gender identity or expression, age, religion, disability status, sexual orientation, marital status, medical condition, genetic information or characteristics, veteran, military or family status, or other classifications protected by applicable federal, state or local anti- discrimination laws.

    For positions located in the United States of America, Skydio, Inc. uses E-Verify to confirm employment eligibility. To learn more about E-Verify, including your rights and responsibilities, please visit https: // www. e-verify.gov/

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