Principal Supply Chain Planning Specialist
Requisition ID: R10128703
- Category: Global Supply Chain
- Location: Linthicum, Maryland, United States of America
- 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, 10% of the Time
- Positions Available: 1
Northrop Grumman Mission Systems is seeking a dedicated Principal Supply Chain Planning Specialist (A03). This position will be based out of Baltimore, MD.
The Supply Chain Planning Specialist (SCPS) will provide support from a Global Supply Chain perspective for the Emerging Capabilities Development (ECD) Division. Specific duties would include but are not limited to:
Supporting ECD Programs and Proposals from a GSC perspective with limited to no Management oversight.
Collaborate with various organizations such as Contracts, Program Office, Business Management, E&P and other GSC ECD personnel etc. to:
Develop/understand the proposal/execution strategy and structures
Develop Key Suppliers/sources for entry into key programs and Industry Technology areas
Review and understand supplier proposals
Review and work Costed Bill of Materials and BOEs
Completion and management of ISP from proposal phase through execution
Review Shop Orders and support execution through receipt
Define and develop material strategy for each program
Manage/report and forecast material cost/performance of assigned program/s (Material Receipt Tool, CMEs, IPRS)
Interface/collaborate with other functions of the program team
Understand/ensure the overarching goals of the division are being supported as well as the GSC organization
Maintain a strong business acumen and ability to operate in a fast paced development environment that consists of leading edge technology suppliers and non-traditional supply base.
Interface with supply base
Identify areas of opportunity for process improvement and support implementation
Support Statement of Work (SOW) creation for subcontract activities
Provide guidance, mentorship, and on the job training to lower level professionals
Ability to work with less experienced Program Teams and provide a general level of guidance of processes and procedures, etc.
Bachelor’s degree and 6+ years of relevant experience in supply chain, contracts, business management and/or manufacturing (OR 2+ years with a PhD; OR 4+ years with a Master's degree; OR 8+ years with an Associate's degree; OR 10+ years with a high school diploma)
Ability to be agile and work in a fast passed engineering environment
Ability to work in a team environment while also being able to work independently with limited oversight
Previous experience in Supply Chain, Business or Operations, or financial planning
Experience in Federal and Defense contracting requirements including ITAR, DOS licenses, FAR and DFARS.
Experience leading multiple teams at once
Experience coaching to implementing change with demonstrated results
Experience with SAP/SAR Program
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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.