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Supply Chain Subcontract Specialist- Dulles, VA

Requisition ID: R10110597

  • CategoryCategory: Global Supply Chain
  • Location Location: Dulles, VA, USA   |  Unknown City, VA, USA +1 more
  • Citizenship RequirementsCitizenship Required: United States Citizenship
  • Security Clearance TypeClearance Type: None
  • TelecommuteTelecommute: Yes-May consider hybrid teleworking for this position
  • ShiftShift: Not Applicable (United States of America)
  • Travel RequirementsTravel Required: Yes, 10% of the Time
  • Relocation AssistanceRelocation Assistance: Relocation assistance may be available
  • Number of Positions AvailablePositions 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.

Embark on a career putting innovative, reliable, and agile products and ideas into orbit, and beyond. Northrop Grumman has opportunities waiting for you that play a vital role in human space exploration, national defense, and scientific discovery, supporting multiple programs across the universe. With us, you’ll discover a culture of curiosity and collaboration that will have you Defining Possible from the day you start. Our space systems connect and protect millions of people on earth every day, now and for the future. Explore your future and launch your career today.

Northrop Grumman Space Systems Sector is seeking a Supply Chain Subcontracts Specialist for our Tactical Space Systems Division. The person hired will be part of the proposal team, supporting the supply chain portion of the Tactical Space Systems Division’s proposals to government and commercial customers.  They will prepare and send NDAs and RFPs, evaluate supplier proposals, negotiate price, terms and conditions, delivery schedules, and coordinate with the technical team to resolve technical issues. The person hired must have a demonstrated ability to be proactive and self-motivated and be able to prioritize and track multiple tasks, following-up and communicating status.  The person will interface with suppliers across the globe as well as stakeholders within Northrop Grumman in areas such as Supply Chain Management, Engineering, Pricing, Contracts, and Program Management

This is a hybrid position that will be 95% remote, but may require occasional trips to the Dulles, VA site.

As a full-time employee of Northrop Grumman Space Systems, you are eligible for our robust benefits package including:

  • Medical, Dental & Vision coverage
  • 401k
  • Educational Assistance
  • Life Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Programs & Work/Life Solutions
  • Paid Time Off
  • Health & Wellness Resources
  • Employee Discounts

This position’s standard work schedule is a 9/80. The 9/80 schedule allows employees who work a nine-hour day Monday through Thursday to take every other Friday off.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Prepare Request for Quotation Proposal (RFP) and identify sources eligible to receive RFPs for complex and/or non-routine procurement requirements.
  • Prepare Non-Disclosure Agreements (NDAs) and negotiate any requested changes, coordinating with Legal, International Trade Compliance, and Information Security as needed.
  • Evaluate suppliers' proposals for compliance with RFP and fact find suppliers' proposals.
  • Co-lead in the source selection team for competitive procurements.
  • Perform cost and/or price analyses to determine price reasonableness. Negotiate with suppliers on price, schedule, and terms and conditions, and any other contractual requirements. May lead negotiations with supplier.
  • Document files as required per Northrop Grumman policy and prime solicitation requirements.

Basic Qualifications:

  • A bachelor's degree from an accredited university and 3 or more years of supply chain, planning, or closely related experience -OR- master's degree from accredited university and 1 year or more years of supply chain, planning, or closely related experience. Four additional years of experience may be considered in lieu of the degree.
  • Knowledge of Indirect Commercial procurements, specifically related to construction or general facilities management.
  • Knowledge of government acquisition process with a strong knowledge of Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) and agency supplements, such as Defense Federal Acquisition Regulations (DFARS), NASA (NFS).
  • Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, Powerpoint).

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with Deltek Costpoint.
  • Basic Word, Excel, and PowerPoint skills
  • Self-Starter with problem solving skills.

This position reports to Dulles, VA, USA, however, this position can also be worked from Unknown City, VA, VA, USA.

Salary Range: $63,800 USD - $105,200 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.