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Northrop Grumman Global Supply Chain - Project Management/Principal Project Management (Clearance Required) in Palmdale, California

Climb to new heights on your journey when you start Defining Possible with Northrop Grumman. Enjoy a purposeful career in aeronautics that is crucial to the way we connect and protect our world across land, sea, and air. Bring your experience and take advantage of this opportunity to discover how you can start to push past possible and achieve your goals today. Enjoy a diverse, collaborative environment with professionals across the nation ready to help launch your career.

Northrop Grumman Aeronautics Systems has an opening for a Project Management/Principal Project Management (Global Supply Chain) to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Palmdale, CA.

This position will be supporting the Global Supply Chain Infrastructure and Operational Integration in a classified environment. The selected candidate will be part of a diverse organization of project management professionals within the GSC Program Management organization. The candidate is responsible to oversee and manage the operational aspects of ongoing projects, and serve as the liaison between GSC program management and other GSC functional and program teams.

This individual should possess leadership and team building capabilities, excellent communication, and have strong interpersonal skills. Must possess solid organization abilities and be a motivated, flexible team player. Some travel may be required.

Responsibilities for this position include (but are not limited to):

  • Support focal point between the Program and the Facilities Department

  • Plans utilization of space and facilities for program consistent with requirements of organizational efficiency, and available facilities and funds

  • Planning physical space for program and assures the availability of hardware and software resources

  • Arranging security escorts for subcontractors

  • Facilitation of meetings, actions and deliverables, which often include senior leadership

  • Perform program financial analysis and price both external and internal reporting

  • Work cooperatively with the technical and senior GSC staff to address customer requests

  • Candidates must be able to make sound decisions, or ask for guidance in a timely manner, display strong interpersonal skills, and have an agile perspective.

This requisition may be filled at a higher grade based on qualifications listed below.

Qualifications:

This requisition may be filled at either a Project Management level or Principal Project Management level.

Basic Qualifications for Project Management:

  • Bachelor's Degree with two years of experience OR Master's Degree with one year of experience in Global Supply Chain, Project Management, Program Integration, or Business Management.

  • Proficient with Microsoft Office tool suite; the ability to create, manage, and manipulate the tools, especially PowerPoint, Word, and Excel.

  • Knowledge of Project Management principles and experience utilizing them professionally.

  • Current and active DoD Secret clearance (last investigation completed within last six years).

  • Must have Special Program Access (STRIKE).

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience working in Global Supply Chain organization.

  • The ability to utilize various management control software such as SAP and Microsoft Project.

  • Experience in Earned Value Management (EVM), ideally Control Account Manager (CAM) Certified within last two years.

  • Experience providing financial and business support.

  • Project/Program Management Certifications.

  • SharePoint workflow or other collaboration site design/development.

  • Process mapping and process improvement experience.

Basic Qualifications for Principal Project Management:

  • Bachelor's Degree with five years of experience OR Master's Degree with three years of experience in Global Supply Chain, Project Management, Program Integration, or Business Management.

  • Proficient with Microsoft Office tool suite; the ability to create, manage, and manipulate the tools, especially PowerPoint, Word, and Excel.

  • Knowledge of Project Management principles and experience utilizing them professionally.

  • Current and active DoD Secret clearance (last investigation completed within last six years).

  • Must have Special Program Access (STRIKE).

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience working in Global Supply Chain organization.

  • The ability to utilize various management control software such as SAP and Microsoft Project.

  • Experience in Earned Value Management (EVM), ideally Control Account Manager (CAM) Certified within last two years.

  • Experience providing financial and business support.

  • Project/Program Management Certifications.

  • SharePoint workflow or other collaboration site design/development.

  • Process mapping and process improvement experience.

Job Category : Program Management

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