Procurement Specialist
Tooling and Machine Shop
Posted on 10/4/2023
INACTIVE
Relativity Space

1,001-5,000 employees

Manufactures and launches 3D printed reusable rockets
Company Overview
Relativity Space is a pioneering force in the commercial launch industry, utilizing 3D printing technology to create reusable rockets that meet the increasing demand for space infrastructure. Their successful launch of Terran 1, the world's largest 3D printed object, has proven the viability of their manufacturing approach and paved the way for the development of Terran R, their medium-to-heavy lift reusable rocket. With a culture of continuous iteration and a focus on reducing vehicle complexity and cost, Relativity Space is leading the industry in the application of additive manufacturing to aerospace design and production.
AI & Machine Learning
Hardware
Robotics & Automation
Aerospace
B2B

Company Stage

Series F

Total Funding

$2.4B

Founded

2016

Headquarters

Long Beach, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

8%

1 year growth

15%

2 year growth

68%
Locations
Long Beach, CA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Management
SQL
Tableau
Data Analysis
Excel/Numbers/Sheets
CategoriesNew
Operations & Logistics
Requirements
  • Bachelor's degree in Supply Chain/Operations Management, Economics, Finance, Engineering, or similar
  • 5+ years of working in a procurement role within a fast-paced manufacturing, supply chain, or engineering function
  • Strong knowledge of enterprise applications (i.e., PLM, ERP, MES) and data analysis applications/tools (i.e., MS Excel, SQL, Tableau)
  • Demonstrated success negotiating pricing, lead time, contract terms, etc
Responsibilities
  • Collaborate with Development & Manufacturing Engineering stakeholders to gather comprehensive procurement requirements and translate into RFx format
  • Manage end-to-end RFx process in partnership with applicable stakeholders to identify top suppliers for a given need, drive competition within a given supply market, and maximize value creation for the procurement activity
  • Negotiate pricing, lead time, terms and conditions, and more, to holistically drive the best outcome for the business
  • Lead end-to-end purchase order management and invoice issue disposition to ensure on-time delivery of product or services and on-time payment of invoices
  • Resolve any and all supply chain-related issues that arise across the scope of dev or manufacturing operations in Long Beach
Desired Qualifications
  • Master's degree in Engineering, Supply Chain/Operations Management, or similar
  • New Product Introduction (NPI) supply chain experience, preferably within aerospace or frontier technology industries