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Supply Chain Planning Specialist

Requisition ID: R10073193

  • Category IconCategory: Global Supply Chain
  • Location IconLocation: Salt Lake City, UT, USA
  • Citizenship IconCitizenship Required: United States Citizenship
  • Clearance IconClearance Type: None
  • Telecommute IconTelecommute: No- Teleworking not available for this position
  • Shift IconShift: 1st Shift (United States of America)
  • Travel IconTravel Required: Yes, 10% of the Time
  • Positions IconPositions Available: 1

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our pioneering and inventive spirit has enabled us to be at the forefront of many technological advancements in our nation's history - from the first flight across the Atlantic Ocean, to stealth bombers, to landing on the moon. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have fun along the way. Our culture thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work — and we have an insatiable drive to do what others think is impossible. Our employees are not only part of history, they're making history.

Northrop Grumman Mission Systems (NGMS) is looking for a highly motivated Supply Chain Planning Analyst (SCPA) to join its team of qualified, dedicated, and diverse professionals. The successful candidate will define and develop material strategy to meet manufacturing and quality requirements for various programs. Duties will include: Responsibility for the assessment of supply resources; aggregating and prioritizing demand requirements; and evaluating production, material and rough-cut capacity for all products. He/she will participate in make/buy process, long-term capacity and resource planning; product phase-in/phase-out, manufacturing ramp-up, end-of-life management and product-line management. Utilizing MRP tools, the successful candidate will analyze supply / demand requirements, monitor inventory levels based on dependent and independent Bill-of-Materials (BOM) requirements, and help maintain accurate material lead times. A key element of this position is the ability to communicate effectively with multiple functional areas, such as Procurement, Engineering, Quality, Manufacturing, and Program Management. This includes oral and written presentations. This individual will also work with suppliers to ensure on time delivery at required quality levels for critical component material. The ability to collaborate with multiple functions and persons is essential. This position is a dynamic and vital job within the Northrop Grumman organization. Position will be located in Salt Lake City, Utah

Basic Qualifications:

This position can be filled at a level 2 or 3.

Basic qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited institution
  • 3+ years of professional experience in supply chain management, -business and financial planning, contracts administration, project -management, logistics, manufacturing, or other related fields or 1+ year relevant experience with a master’s degree
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Demonstrated leadership, critical thinking and innovative behaviors in past projects, roles or experience
  • Proficiency in MS Office suite
  • Be able to obtain a U.S. Government security clearance

Preferred qualifications:

  • Demonstrated strong leadership skills as well as the ability to multi-task in a challenging environment
  • The ideal candidate possesses strong time management and organization skills; Ability to keep multiple priorities moving forward
  • Professional experience in a regulated industry; to include Aerospace & Defense, Insurance, Financial Services, Telecommunications
  • SAP experience

Salary Range: $60,600 USD - $90,800 USD
Salary Range 2: $74,600 USD - $111,800 USD

Employees may be eligible for a discretionary bonus in addition to base pay. Annual bonuses are designed to reward individual contributions as well as allow employees to share in company results. Employees in Vice President or Director positions may be eligible for Long Term Incentives. In addition, Northrop Grumman provides a variety of benefits including health insurance coverage, life and disability insurance, savings plan, Company paid holidays and paid time off (PTO) for vacation and/or personal business.

The health and safety of our employees and their families is a top priority. The company encourages employees to remain up-to-date on their COVID-19 vaccinations. U.S. Northrop Grumman employees may be required, in the future, to be vaccinated or have an approved disability/medical or religious accommodation, pursuant to future court decisions and/or government action on the currently stayed federal contractor vaccine mandate under Executive Order 14042 https://www.saferfederalworkforce.gov/contractors/.

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 http://www.northropgrumman.com/EEO. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.



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What's great about
Northrop Grumman

  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 work-life balance, education assistance and paid time off.


Did you know?

Northrop Grumman leads the industry team for NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope, the largest, most complex and powerful space telescope ever built. Launched in December 2021, the telescope incorporates innovative design, advanced technology, and groundbreaking engineering, and will fundamentally alter our understanding of the universe.