Northrop Grumman Prncpl Supply Chain Plng Spec in Baltimore, Maryland
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Defines and develops material strategy. Responsible for the assessment of supply resources; aggregates and prioritizes demand requirements; plans inventory, distribution requirements, production, material and rough-cut capacity for all products. Participates in make/buy process, long-term capacity and resource planning; product phase-in/phase-out, manufacturing ramp-up, end-of-life management and product-line management. Analyzes and aggregates supply / demand requirements. Analyzes purchase material supply/demand position using Material Requirements Planning (MRP) tools. Plans inventory levels based on dependent and independent Bill-of-Materials (BOM) requirements. Assesses rough-cut capacity for current and short-term manufacturing requirements. Creates/reduces supply requirements based on inventory adjustments. Participates in long-term capacity and resource planning to ensure proper scheduling of new product line phase-ins as well as existing product line phase-outs. Interfaces with Source process area regarding inventory levels, working capital and other areas as needed. Creates/releases requisitions. Receives/reviews requirements for non-standard parts. Analyzes lead times and identifies critical path procurements.
-Must be eligible for a Secret Clearance
Minimum 6 years relevant experience (e.g. cost account management, supplier financial reporting/forecasting and supplier/program/product scheduling)
High level of proficiency in MS Office suite and SAP.
Experience on Special Access Programs and Development Programs
Minimum of 6 years' experience in Federal and Defense contracting requirements including ITAR, DOS licenses, FAR and DFARS
Experience with complex manufacturing and processes
Minimum of 6 years' experience managing /developing suppliers in a high tech industry.
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Job Category : Global Supply Chain