Manager Subcontracts Admin 3
Requisition ID: R10126379
- Category: Global Supply Chain
- Location: Lake Charles, Louisiana, United States of America | Jacksonville, Florida, United States of America+ 1 more
- Citizenship required: United States Citizenship
- Clearance Type: None
- Telecommute: Yes-May consider hybrid teleworking for this position
- Shift: 1st Shift (United States of America)
- Travel Required: Yes, 50% of the Time
- Positions Available: 1
Northrop Grumman Defense Systems is seeking a Senior Global Supply Chain Manager 3 to join a diverse workforce engaged in supporting large and challenging national defense programs that secure our nation and its allies. The position will be based in Lake Charles, LA or Jacksonville, FL with occasional travel as required to meet Program needs.
We are seeking a highly motivated individual to manage and act as subject matter expert for subcontracting and procurement actions on a wide range of contractual and business issues to include management of all subcontract types. The successful candidate will possess a solid understanding of government contracting regulations and be prepared to perform with minimal supervision as part of a procurement and subcontracts team on large domestic and international proposal efforts that may require developing solutions to fairly complex problems.
The successful candidate will manage a team of experienced supply chain professionals and oversee all aspects of Supply Chain for the Business Unit. Delivering status reports, reacting to urgent requirements, applying supply chain knowledge and experience to successfully navigate high pace and high level expectations, educating Program team, direct reports, and suppliers on processes, capabilities, policy, FAR/DFARS, and procurement and subcontracting principles.
Roles and Responsibilities:
Encompass the full range of acquisition processes as a USG prime including participation in strategic sourcing decisions, domestic and international subcontracting, teaming agreement generation and execution, and preparing requests for proposals consistent with customer solicitations, federal statutes and regulations, and enterprise policies and procedures
Will have responsibilities for evaluating proposal submissions, identifying risk and mitigation strategies, developing negotiation plans and negotiating, and preparing subcontract files in compliance with Northrop Grumman principles and operating practices
Record of the ability to collaborate with program management and other multi-functional teams to drive projects and tasks to completion under tight time constraints
Will manage a team of supply chain professionals and oversee all aspects of Supply Chain for the assigned portfolio, delivering status reports, act with a sense of urgency in response to exigent requirements, applying supply chain knowledge and experience to successfully navigate high pace and high-level expectations
Ability to educate program teams, direct reports, and suppliers on processes, policies, FAR/DFARS, and procurement and subcontracting principles is essential
BS/BA degree with a minimum of 10 years of progressive subcontracts/procurement experience -OR- a master’s degree with a minimum of 8 years -OR- 14 years of related experience in lieu of degree
Understanding of procurement policies, procedures, and regulations is essential
The ability to work well in team environments
Must have strong organizational skills, as well as the demonstrated ability to communicate with various levels of the
organization including but not limited to developing and delivering Operating Unit, Program and Customer Leadership
Ability to work with little supervision and apply sound judgment to problem solving
Ability to maintain a high level of confidence in the areas of supply chain and a relative understanding of basic project
Must be able to present to various audiences and higher-level leadership without reservation
Minimum of 3 years of experience in delineated leadership positions
Advanced Degree and/or CPCM desirable
Experience with international subcontracting and SAP Procurement & Accounting System is highly desirable
International procurement & subcontract experience
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.
What's great about
- Be part of a culture that thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work.
- Use your skills to build and deliver innovative tech solutions that protect the world and shape a better future.
- 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.