Northrop Grumman Logistics Manager in Scott AFB, Illinois

Northrop Grumman is seeking a manager for a team leader in the Joint Distribution Process Analysis Center (JDPAC) at USTRANSCOM with a mission to provide analysis and engineering support to improve the nation's ability to move and sustain our forces throughout the globe.

This position will work within the Metrics Analysis team in the J5/4 directorate to provide process analysis support to sustainment distribution, and function as the team leader for the sustainment distribution metrics team comprised of thirteen logistics management analysts/data engineers. The selected individual will be responsible for the oversight, management, and communication of detailed metrics as well as overall scheduling, task prioritization, and quality control of the JDPAC III Metrics team. The qualified applicant will lead and direct contractor activities for the USTRANSCOM Metrics team analysts in conducting analysis of the sustainment distribution network.

*Leads teams with cross-functional knowledge and manages contract task work to provide quality, on time analysis and data.

*Applies logistics and supply chain knowledge to support the analysis and assessment of global and regional deployment and distribution processes using standard enterprise metrics and applicable commercial practices for qualitative and quantitative measurement.

*Requires familiarity with Department of Defense and USTRANSCOM supply chain processes and the ability to effectively communicate with a broad range of enterprise stakeholders.

*Must have the ability to leverage inputs from a wide variety of functional areas and data sources.

*Possesses the knowledge of relevant transportation data from a broad range of sources for conducting analytic activities, and producing decision-support products.

*Balances functional and analytic skills and employs positive people skills for working in a team environment.

*Utilizes IBM Cognos (or other Business Intelligence tools) and Microsoft Office Suite to produce results and reports for various levels of leadership.

Basic Qualifications:

*Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university in accounting, management, business, or other related field with at least 7 years of experience with military transportation support.

*At least two years of project lead experience.

*Must have experience in leading high performance teams and managing multiple priorities with scheduled responsibilities.

*Applicant must have demonstrated excellent communication and organizational capabilities, and be able to establish and maintain customer communication.

*Requires an active DOD Secret clearance.

Preferred Qualifications:

*Master's Degree from an accredited college or university.

*10 or more years logistics analysis related experience with five years in a lead role.

*Experience with USTRANSCOM or transportation logistics management.

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