Leidos Logistics Specialist in SAN DIEGO, California

Description:

Leidos is looking for a part-time Logistics Specialist to provide logistical and procurement support in San Diego, CA. This position will be approximately 20 hours a week, with the potential to become a fulltime Leidos hire. A DoD secret clearance is required for consideration.

JOB DESCRIPTION:

The successful candidate will provide direct project support to external stakeholders and Leidos personnel where the majority of time will be spent supporting material procurement requirements and logistical support. Ability to work well with diverse personalities, a positive outlook, and professional demeanor are expected for this position. Duties include:

Support material acquisition and logistical requirements. Participate in team meetings to support project planning and deadlines. Receive customer requests for new orders, create purchase request, bill of materials and solicit engineering estimates from vendors to create a complete purchasing package for approval. Track orders from start to finish while maintaining close communication with the Silvertip Team. Audit quotes for accuracy, obtain required price reasonableness and competition in accordance with FAR and Leidos procurement policies for P-Card transactions, draft Sole Source Justifications as needed and route for appropriate approvals. Enter purchase requests (PRs) in CostPoint for Purchase Order (PO) creation and conduct P-Card purchases. Identify and work to resolve critical delivery dates, ensure physical goods receipts are completed and post PO goods receipts (GRs) in Costpoint. Update project material tracking spreadsheets and work with Buyer to coordinate return authorizations and resolve missing material issues. Other tasks may include inventorying and control of material in Stores, creating shipping documents and packaging material for shipment.

Qualifications:

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent and 3-5+ years related work experience, to include past experience with approved purchasing systems.

  • Previous experience in inventory maintenance.

  • Experience performing online database entry, update, and lookup activities.

  • Strong computer and internet research skills.

  • Ability to operate related office equipment and personal computer software packages to include Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, and Microsoft PowerPoint.

  • Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing.

  • Ability to balance multiple tasks while maintaining strong interpersonal skills.

  • Work well with all levels of internal and customer management and staff is essential.

  • Ability to lift up to 30 lbs. unassisted.

Desired Skills:

  • Microsoft Project Microsoft SharePoint highly desired, but not required.

  • Experience with Costpoint is desired.

  • Previous experience in inventory maintenance.

  • Experience performing online database entry, update, and lookup activities.

  • Strong computer and internet research skills.

  • Ability to operate related office equipment and personal computer software packages to include Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, and Microsoft PowerPoint.

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Leidos Overview:

Leidos is a global science and technology solutions leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company’s 33,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported pro forma annual revenues of approximately $10 billion for the fiscal year ended January 1, 2016 after giving effect to the recently completed combination of Leidos with Lockheed Martin's Information Systems & Global Solutions business (IS&GS). For more information, visit www.Leidos.com. The company’s diverse employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Qualified women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply. Leidos will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories for employment in accordance with relevant Laws. Leidos is an Equal Opportunity Employer.