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Principal Supply Chain Subcontract Specialist-19015850

Location: Sierra Vista
US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes
Relocation Assistance: Yes
Clearance Type: None
Number of Openings : 1
Shift : 1st Shift
Description

Are you interested in expanding your career through experience and exposure, all while supporting a mission that seeks to ensure the security of our nation and its allies If so, then Northrop Grumman is the place for you. As a leading global security company, we provide innovative systems, products and solutions to our customers worldwide. We are comprised of diverse professionals that bring different perspectives and ideas, understanding that the more experiences we bring to our work the more innovative we can be. As we continue to build our workforce we look for people that exemplify our core values, leadership characteristics, and approach to innovation.

 

Northrop Grumman Technology Services is seeking a Principal Supply Chain Subcontract Specialist or a Sr. Principal Supply Chain Subcontract Specialist in Sierra Vista, AZ.

 

In this position, you will:

  • Source and procure specialized goods and services.
  • Own contractual management for the supplier.  
  • Coordinate and collaborate with key stakeholders such as contracts, engineering, quality, supplier development, planning, operations, program and end-users. 
  • In conjunction with quality organization, evaluates and monitors supplier quality and reliability, as well as supplier ability to support required delivery schedules.
  • Identify strategies and opportunities to reduce cost, improve efficiency and manage risk through strategic and targeted negotiations.
  • Manage performance of subcontracts, ensures compliance with all public law requirements as well as company (and business) policies and procedures including import/export regulations.
  • Employs sound business practices and assesses supplier performance as part of follow-up activities.
  • Ensures that appropriate documentation is provided to logistics/transportation & warehouse organization so that proper receipt is recorded.
  • Manage and develop strategic/key suppliers.
  • Review and approve supplier payment as needed.

This requisition may be filled at a higher grade based on qualifications listed below.




Qualifications

This requisition may be filled at either a Principal or a Sr. Principal level.""

 

Basic Qualifications for a Principal Supply Chain Subcontract Specialist      

      
  • This position requires a Bachelors Degree with a minimum of 6 years of relevant experience -OR- Master's with a minimum of 4 years of experience -OR- a High School diploma and an additional 4 years of related experience may be considered in lieu of degree.
  • Knowledge of FAR and DFAR Regulations
  • Proficiency with the Microsoft suite of products (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook, etc.)
  • Knowledge of multiple contract types (T&M, Cost Reimbursable, FFP, etc.)

Basic Qualifications for a  Sr. Principal Supply Chain Subcontract Specialist  

 

  • This position requires a Bachelors Degree with a minimum of 10 years of relevant experience -OR- Master's with a minimum of 8 years of experience -OR- a High School diploma and an additional 4 years of related experience may be considered in lieu of degree.
  • Knowledge of FAR and DFAR Regulations
  • Proficiency with the Microsoft suite of products (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook, etc.)
  • Knowledge of multiple contract types (T&M, Cost Reimbursable, FFP, etc.)

 


 Preferred Qualifications:      

  • SAP experience
  • Knowledgeable about  special payment provisions (progress or performance based payments, etc.)
  • The ability to work well in team environments, including matrix type organizations      
  • Understanding of the entire procurement process including competitive procurements (from supplier selection, proposal process, pricing instructions, evaluation criteria, terms and conditions, establishing teaming / overriding / pricing agreements, determine the adequacy of subcontractor proposals received, negotiation of the best business deal of major subcontracts including terms and conditions, understand program/company risk factors, prepare a compliant procurement packages, through management of large industry suppliers). 
  • Demonstrated ability to present information in a variety of formats to all levels of internal/external management 
  • Experience managing international procurements/ subcontracts. Including an understanding on International Traffic in Arms Regulation (ITAR) and Export Administration Regulations (EAR)     
Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit www.northropgrumman.com/EEO. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

Job ID: 19015850

  Reasons to apply:

  1. Be part of a culture that thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work.
  2. Use your skills to build and deliver innovative tech solutions that protect the world and shape a better future.
  3. Enjoy benefits like flexible work schedules, education assistance and paid time off.
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