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Northrop Grumman GBSD Mgr Subcontracts Admin 2 in Roy, Utah

Embark on a career putting innovative, reliable, and agile products and ideas into orbit, and beyond. Northrop Grumman has opportunities waiting for you that play a vital role in human space exploration, national defense, and scientific discovery, supporting multiple programs across the universe. With us, you'll discover a culture of curiosity and collaboration that will have you Defining Possible from the day you start. Our space systems connect and protect millions of people on earth every day, now and for the future. Explore your future and launch your career today.

Northrop Grumman Space Systems is seeking a Manager Subcotnracts Admin 2 to join our team in Roy, UT.

What You'll Get To Do:

•Hire, supervise, mentor, train, retain and grow a team of Subcontract Administrators (SCAs); provide objective-oriented direction to subordinates utilizing management guidelines & general policies

•Assign and monitor SCAs' workloads to ensure efficient and effective execution

•Direct the solicitation, negotiation and administration of major cost reimbursement and firm fixed price (FFP) subcontracts in compliance with internal procedures and the FAR/DFAR

•Participate with contracts administration and purchasing to develop subcontract policies and procedures

•Manage suppliers' performance to meet technical, cost and schedule requirements

•Develop internal and supplier relationships to foster successful supplier performance

•Brief leadership on supplier status, issues affecting program execution and necessary corrective actions

•Execute department procedures that typically affect direct reports and ensure adherence to them

As a full-time employee of Northrop Grumman Space Systems, you are eligible for our robust benefits package including:

• Medical, Dental & Vision coverage

• 401k

• Educational Assistance

• Life Insurance

• Employee Assistance Programs & Work/Life Solutions

• Paid Time Off

• Health & Wellness Resources

• Employee Discounts

This position's standard work schedule is a 9/80. The 9/80 schedule allows employees who work a nine-hour day Monday through Thursday to take every other Friday off.

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Basic Qualifications:

  • BS/BA degree in Business Administration, Engineering, Supply Chain or related fields with 6 years progressive aerospace/defense subcontracts/procurement experience OR a Masters' Degree with 4 years of experience

  • Experience leading a project or task

  • Working knowledge of cost reimbursement subcontracting

  • Working knowledge of FAR/DFAR and SAP or similar systems

  • Successful experience negotiating terms and conditions, cost, schedule and work scope with suppliers

  • At least two years of experience as a buyer, contracting agent or materials planner

  • At least two years of experience as a manager or lead

  • Ability and willingness to travel

  • Ability to obtain and maintain a DoD Secret clearance (must be a US citizen; clearance not required to start)

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master's Degree in Business Administration, Engineering, Supply Chain or related fields

  • Active DoD Secret (or higher) clearance

  • Ability to coordinate across large programs to attain and maintain the best supplier performance

  • Ability and willingness to develop talents of direct reports

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.

Job Category : Global Supply Chain