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Sr Procurement Buyer

Company: Honeywell
Location: Olathe
Posted on: June 9, 2021

Job Description:

Driving Infinite Possibilities Within A Diversified, Global Organization

Honeywell is charging into the Industrial IoT revolution with the establishment of Honeywell Connected Enterprise (HCE), building on our heritage of invention and deep, on-the-ground industry expertise. HCE is the leading industrial disruptor, building and connecting software solutions to streamline and centralize the assets, people and processes that help our customers make smarter, more accurate business decisions. Moving at the speed of software, we are creating, innovating and delivering solutions fast, challenging the way things have always been done, piloting new ways for all of us to work, and expecting our successes to set new standards for our customers and for Honeywell.

Responsible that purchase goods, materials and services and company operational needs are met, taking into account price, quality and delivery and to ensure continuity of supply. This will include the Request for quote process, order placement, order maintenance, resolving any invoice issues, and post award follow up.

You will have responsibility for a specific project/region/business or hold a larger remit in terms of purchasing. Procurement activity may range in low dollar value to high value, complex requirements requiring negotiations. Meet internal client objectives while achieving maximum overall cost effectiveness. You will directly interact with your internal stakeholders and with external vendors.

Do a superb job for customers every day in quality, delivery, value, technology, and responsiveness and provide high quality support for external customers.

Demonstrate the ability to think strategically and critically analyze details.

Project management experience will be utilized to support new programs and the initiatives that drive sourcing strategies. Executing on supplier engagement early in the development phase and ensuring all cost targets are met. Communications with programs and leadership will be an expectation.


  • Execution of all Procurement activities for development programs from IPDS Phase 3A thru 5.
  • Work with IPTs and Sourcing Program Managers (SPM) to ensure needs of program are met; Support Programs when it comes to Procurement needs, including cost, quality, and delivery.
  • Report out to IPT/SPM on program status.
  • Support ESE (Early Supplier Engagement) for identified critical parts on each assigned program, which includes setting up technical reviews between suppliers and HON IPT members
  • Coordinate with SPMs, Global Sourcing, and supplier contracting teams to ensure that parts on selected programs are awarded and contracted to preferred suppliers, and purchase orders place to meet program requirements.
  • Support all Long Term Contract (LTC) Addition activities with Global Sourcing for ESE parts and as required by each IPDS Phase gate.
  • Ensure procurement metrics are worked and all metrics meet goals.
  • Work closely with Program Management, Engineering, AME and SPMs to ensure all buy parts meet program UPC and/or should cost targets


  • Bachelor Degree
  • 5 + years of Procurement experience.
  • 2 + years of SAP experience


  • Knowledge of purchasing systems
  • Project Management
  • Knowledge of government compliance - FAR/DFAR
  • Strong communication skills and a team player
  • Good organizational - ability to prioritize and do problem solving, fair amount of years of experience in a purchasing
  • English fluent, any other language is a plus
  • Planning, negotiations and agreements/contract management experience
  • Good technical knowledge of Procurement/sourcing

Additional Information

  • JOB ID: HRD122291
  • Category: Procurement
  • Location: 23500 W 105th St,Olathe,Kansas,66061,United States
  • Exempt

Global (ALL)

Honeywell is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will be considered without regard to age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality, sex, or veteran status.

Keywords: Honeywell, Olathe , Sr Procurement Buyer, Other , Olathe, Kansas

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