Northrop Grumman Supply Chain Procurement Specialist 2 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

Supply Chain Procurement Specialist 2

Requisition ID: 18005033

Location(s): United States-Oklahoma-Oklahoma City

US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes

Relocation Assistance: No relocation assistance available

Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

Northrop Grumman Technology Services is seeking a Supply Chain Procurement Specialist 2 to support procurement of goods and services for several end customers. This position will be located in Oklahoma City, OK.

Roles and responsibilities include full cradle to grave procurement/buying activity defined, but not limited to, the following:

  • Verifies/validates purchase requisitions by comparing items requested to vendor database; clarifying unclear items; recommending alternatives.

  • Prepares and submits request for proposals both in competitive and non-competitive environments.

  • Manages and performs source selection down select for winning bids.

  • Negotiates terms & conditions, price and delivery schedules with suppliers.

  • Performs price analysis on proposed pricing from supplier’s utilizing price analysis techniques, market research, historical pricing and price comparisons.

  • Responsible for award and management of Purchase Orders from order placement to delivery & closeout.

  • Verifies and approves receipt of items by comparing items received to items ordered; resolves shipments in error with suppliers.

  • Validates proper paperwork is received (Certificate of Conformance, Manufacturing Certs).

  • Authorizes payment for completed orders.


  • Maintains electronic Purchase Order files in SAP IAW Corporate and sector policy and procedures.

Basic Qualifications:

Bachelor’s degree and 3 years of procurement/buyer experience -OR-MS degree and 1 year of experience

  • Demonstrated ability to utilize Microsoft Office to create spreadsheets, documents, presentations. (i.e. Word, Excel & PowerPoint)

  • Ability to prioritize multiple responsibilities and/or accomplishing themsimultaneously

  • Ability to obtain and maintain a Secret security clearance

  • US Citizenship requiredPreferred Qualifications:Prior Government or Aerospace buying experience

  • Knowledge of FAR/DFAR

  • Knowledge of CPSR and government audits

  • Experience with aircraft maintenance activities under US Govt. prime contracts to include spares procurement and movement.

  • Import / Export (ITAR) experience for movement of materials and technology

  • SAP Experience

  • 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.

Title: Supply Chain Procurement Specialist 2

Location: Oklahoma-Oklahoma City

Requisition ID: 18005033