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Principal Material Requirements Planning Control Analyst

Requisition ID: R10069510

  • Category IconCategory: Global Supply Chain
  • Location IconLocation: Cincinnati, Ohio, United States of America
  • 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: No
  • 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.

Remember when you were eager about getting to work because of the excitement of the challenge, the importance of the solution, and the fun you had with your team? Cincinnati is that kind of place! As a small Operating Unit of the larger Northrop Grumman Corporation is a rare example of a company with a small business culture operating collaboratively with its larger business parent. This unique relationship offers employees the ability to

literally know everyone at the site at a personal level.

We are seeking a cleared or clearable Principal Material Planning Control Analyst who is self-motivated, energetic with knowledge and experience in Material Planning. This role will support on-going programs and rapidly growing business. This role is responsible for plans, schedules and managing the efficient movement of material from receiving or inventory to production. Develops raw material requirements and scheduling requirements from engineering specifications and production schedules and plans and manages material movement with purchasing, stock room, and production. May use Material Requirements Planning (MRP) systems. May negotiate lead times with suppliers and manage schedules for

timely delivery.

Must have ability to plan, monitor, and coordinate all activity related to establishing appropriate schedules for materials which include both procured items as well as manufactured items necessary to fulfill contractual obligations. Requires basic understanding of bills of materials, structures, and dependencies within a manufacturing environment. Requires

skills and ability to prepare and present data, charts, and status necessary to highlight potential constraints to meeting schedule including material, supplier, or work center concerns. Position requires frequent internal company and external contacts. Skills should include basic computer knowledge of Microsoft Excel or Access and experience with an automated system of material requirements planning and control. Experience in a production environment with some background in military type electronics is desired. This position requires frequent use and general knowledge of industry practices, techniques, and standards. General application of concepts and principles are required.

Basic Qualifications:

- 10 years of relevant experience in Manufacturing, Material Planning or Supply Chain with no degree, 8 years of relevant experience with an Associate Degree, 6 years of relevant experience with a Bachelor Degree, or 4 years of relevant experience with a Master’s Degree

- US Citizen and the ability to obtain and maintain a Top Secret clearance

- Proficiency in MS Office Suite

- Strong verbal and written communication skills

- Demonstrated leadership, critical thinking and innovative behaviors in past projects, roles, or experiences

- Working experience with SAP ERP tools

Preferred Qualifications:

- Experience using SAP

- Experience in a manufacturing/operations environment

- Associates or Bachelor’s degree in planning, supply chain, or related field

- Active Top Secret Clearance


Salary Range: $69,300 USD - $103,900 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

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 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.