MelbourneFLRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Melbourne jobs

Principal Supply Chain Subcontract Specialist

Company: Northrop Grumman
Location: Melbourne
Posted on: November 26, 2022

Job Description:

Requisition ID: R10080945
Category: Global Supply Chain
Location: Melbourne, Florida, United States of America
Citizenship Required: United States Citizenship
Clearance Type: SAP
Telecommute: No- Teleworking not available for this position
Shift: 1st Shift (United States of America)
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the Time
Positions 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 Aeronautics Systems has an opening for a Principal Supply Chain Subcontract Specialist to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Melbourne, FL. This position will source and procure complex, specialized goods and services. Owns contractual management for the supplier. Responsible for subcontract sourcing, proposal evaluation, negotiation, award, execution, administration, and closeout phases. Coordinates and collaborates with key stakeholders such as legal, contracts, finance, planning, operations, program management, engineering, and quality. As part of a cross-functional team, candidate will monitor and manage schedule, cost, technical and quality performance of suppliers in support of US Government programs. Subcontract Specialists will interface with supplier leadership teams to motivate and drive excellence in performance of contractual requirements. Essential Functions: Responsible for subcontract sourcing, proposal evaluation, negotiation, award, execution, administration, and closeout phases Assesses supplier performance and regularly communicates feedback to Supplier Leadership Manages supplier performance throughout the subcontracting lifecycle Ensures compliance with all FAR, DFARS and public law requirements, as well as company policies and procedures Identifies strategies and opportunities to reduce cost, improve efficiency and manage risk through strategic and targeted negotiations Cultivates and maintains strong working relationships with suppliers, customers, and internal stakeholders Contributes to Program Risk and Opportunity management Utilizes process tools such as Lean Six Sigma with suppliers to drive quality, efficiency, and continuous improvement Basic Qualifications: Bachelor's Degree with a minimum of 6 years of supplier management experience OR a master's degree with a minimum of 4 years supplier management experience OR 10 years of supplier management experience in lieu of a degree. Experience in Subcontracts, Purchasing, Contracts, Finance, or Project Management Minimum of 1 year of experience with SAP or related business application software Minimum of 1 year of experience with FAR (Federal Acquisition Regulations) and DFARS Active DOD Secret Security Clearance or higher granted/renewed in the past 6 years Ability to obtain Customer-granted Program-specific access prior to starting Preferred Qualifications: Master's Degree in Business, Global Supply Chain or Project Management Negotiating skills with contracts in excess of $25 million Experience conducting oral presentations to senior leadership Knowledge of Earned Value Management System (EVMS) Previous Control Account Manager (CAM) experience or training Working level knowledge of Business Law Risk mitigation experience Change Management experience We offer flexible work arrangements, 9/80 work schedule with every other Friday off, phenomenal learning opportunities, exposure to a wide variety of projects and customers, and a very friendly team environment. We are looking for self-motivated, proactive, and goal-oriented people to help us grow our services and become even better at what we do. Salary Range: $72,400 USD - $108,600 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.

Keywords: Northrop Grumman, Melbourne , Principal Supply Chain Subcontract Specialist, Professions , Melbourne, Florida

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category
within


Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Florida jobs by following @recnetFL on Twitter!

Melbourne RSS job feeds