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Northrop Grumman Sr Prncpl Suply Chn Plng Anlys in Baltimore, Maryland

Specialist role within Northrop Grumman's L&AC4ISR Division. Our team is looking for a qualified applicant to lead material planning and proposal efforts to support several of the key Program areas in the LTAMDS (Lower-Tier Air Missile Defense System) and Multi-Mission Business Areas.

Roles and Responsibilities:

Define and develops material strategy for the Programs

Assume lead responsibility for the assessment of supply resources; aggregates and prioritizes demand requirements; plans inventory, distribution requirements, production, material and rough-cut capacity for all products

Participate in make/buy decisions, long term capacity and resource planning; product line development, manufacturing ramp up, and prototype development

Participate in key proposal strategy and execution

Analyze and aggregates supply / demand requirements. Analyzes purchase material supply/demand position using Material Requirements Planning (MRP) tools.

Plan inventory levels based on dependent and independent Bill-of-Materials (BOM) requirements.

Assess rough-cut capacity for current and short-term manufacturing requirements.

Create/reduce supply requirements based on inventory adjustments.

Participate 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.

Interface with Source process area regarding inventory levels, working capital and other areas as needed.

Create/release Program requirements (material and subcontract)

Receive/review requirements for non-standard parts.

Analyze lead times and identifies critical path procurements.

Develop key suppliers and sources for entry into key Program and Industry technology areas

Basic Qualifications:

To be considered for this position, you must minimally meet the knowledge, skills, and abilities listed below:

  • US Citizenship Required

  • Bachelor's degree and 10+ years of experience in supply chain, contracts, business and/or related field or aMaster'sdegree and8+ years of experience in supply chain, contracts, business and/or related field

  • High proficiency with MS Office Suite

  • High proficiency with SAP ERP System

  • Experience with FAR/DFAR

Preferred Qualifications:

Candidates with these desired skills will be given preferential consideration:

  • High proficiency with SAP, particularly Supply Chain/MRP transactions

  • 8 years Subcontracts & Material requirement planning experience

  • 8 years of experience managing/developing suppliers in a high technology industry

Job Category : Global Supply Chain