Northrop Grumman Supply Chain Subcontract Specialist 4 in Lake Charles, Louisiana

Supply Chain Subcontract Specialist 4

Requisition ID: 18002060

Location(s): United States-Louisiana-Lake Charles

US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes

Relocation Assistance: No relocation assistance available

Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

Northrop Grumman Technology Services (NGTS) is seeking a Supply Chain Subcontracts Specialist 4. This position will be located in Lake Charles, LA.

Responsibilities will encompass the full range of the subcontract acquisition processes including:

  • Participation in strategic sourcing decisions

  • Preparing requests for proposals consistent with customer solicitations, federal regulations, and enterprise policies and procedures

  • Evaluating proposal submissions; ensuring that risk and mitigation strategies are identified and developed

  • Developing negotiation plans and leading negotiation teams; preparing post-negotiation documentation

  • Preparing subcontract files in compliance with Northrop Grumman values, policies, procedures, and practices

  • Interfacing with customers and business partners and conducting proposal preparation, contract negotiation, and contract administration:

  • Proposal preparation – examine proposal requirements and estimates, prepare bids, analyze terms and conditions to evaluate risk, accuracy, and completeness to provide for proper contract acquisition and fulfillment in accordance with company policies, legal requirements, and customer specifications.

  • Subcontract administration – process contractual documentation and reports, advise management of contractual rights and obligations, compile and analyze data, and perform maintenance of historical information.

  • Facilitating proper shipment, billing, and payment collection for deliveries, interfacing with DCMA as required.

  • Preparing weekly and monthly reports

  • Daily interaction with customer and supplier representatives.

  • Duties may also include the preparation of proprietary information agreements, teaming agreements, export licenses/agreements and various types of memoranda.

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Basic Qualifications:

  • BS/BA degree with a minimum 10 years of subcontract and/or supply chain administration and supplier management experience OR a minimum 8 years with a Master’s degree.

  • In-depth understanding of procurement policies, procedures, and regulations

  • Extensive experience in capture and proposal activities in a government acquisition environment

  • A strong independent contributor that also possesses the ability to work well in team environments and lead negotiations with major subcontractors

  • Have a thorough knowledge of FAR/DFARS and associated Federal Contracting regulations

  • Demonstrated ability to collaborate with program management and other multi-functional teams

  • Capable of working in a very fast paced environment.

  • Strong organizational, written and verbal communication skills

  • Demonstrated ability to work with minimal supervision and apply sound judgment to problem solving

  • Successful candidate must be able to multi-task, make sound decisions in a timely manner, display strong interpersonal skills

  • US Citizenship required

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Working knowledge of SAP

  • Understanding ofNorthrop Grumman Command Media Procedures

  • Experience initiating and managing product development and production subcontracts with large Tier 1 DoD/Aerospace companies

  • Experience with and/or a basic working knowledge of the following is a plus:

  • Monitor intellectual property management, including the initiation and negotiation of third party IP agreements

  • Prime flowdown analysis to include classified requirements

  • Assist and support Performance Specification development

  • Statement of work (SOW) development for product development (including custom hardware and software)

  • Undefinitized contract award (UCA) issuance

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 www.northropgrumman.com/EEO . U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.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 www.northropgrumman.com/EEO . U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.Undefinitized contract award (UCA) issuanceNorthrop 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 www.northropgrumman.com/EEO . U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.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 www.northropgrumman.com/EEO . U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

Title: Supply Chain Subcontract Specialist 4

Location: Louisiana-Lake Charles

Requisition ID: 18002060