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Northrop Grumman Sr. Principal Procurement Coordinator in Ventura, California

At the heart of Defining Possible is our commitment to missions. In rapidly changing global security environments, Northrop Grumman brings informed insights and software-secure technology to enable strategic planning. We're looking for innovators who can help us keep building on our wide portfolio of secure, affordable, integrated, and multi-domain systems and technologies that fuel those missions. By joining in our shared mission, we'll support yours of expanding your personal network and developing skills, whether you are new to the field or an industry thought-leader. At Northrop Grumman, you'll have the resources, support, and team to do some of the best work of your career. Northrop Grumman is seeking a Logistics/Procurement Specialist to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in the Ventura, CA area. Put your years of experience into a future of excellence. Northrop Grumman's Mission Systems Sector - Undersea Systems Division is seeking a logistics/procurement specialist to perform a variety of duties directly supporting our team of engineers and technicians who design, develop, test, deliver, maintain and operate advanced marine system

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Packaging materials, equipment and parts for shipment.

  • Planning and coordinating the shipment and receipt of material using a variety of government or commercial shipping services.

  • Preparing records of materials shipped, including bills of lading.

  • Transporting material between shipping companies (e.g. FedEx) and the work site. Opening containers using hand tools to count and catalog materials. Verifying quantity, weight, and conformance of received materials.

  • Managing a local storeroom of property, ensuring proper storage, inventory control and issuing to end users.

  • Using computer systems to maintain property records concerning quantity, cost, and type of material received or shipped.

  • Expediting the flow of materials, parts, and assemblies within or between departments and/or companies in accordance with provided timelines.

  • Physical movement of material using various material handling equipment, including forklifts and hand trucks.

  • Purchasing routine, non-deliverable parts, materials and supplies using Northrop Grumman's iBuy and Purchase Card procurement processes.

  • Collaborating with engineers and technicians to understand procurement requirements and then relaying those requirements to vendors.

  • Maintain purchasing records in accordance with Northrop Grumman's iBuy and Purchase Card procurement processes. Candidate will also be required to perform a variety of clerical duties.

  • Candidates should be well organized, effective working independently as well as in a team environment, able to handle multiple assignments, possess good oral and written communication skills and have a working knowledge of Microsoft Office products.

  • Should be detail-oriented and possess a strong commitment to the overall mission. Should possess the ability to learn and follow established processes, procedures, and requirements.

  • Work is distributed between office, industrial, and at times, shipboard environments.

  • Frequently required to stand, walk, and climb in industrial facilities where it is necessary to bend, stoop, reach and lift moderately.

  • To ensure employee safety and health, we maintain personal protective programs consistent with applicable laws and regulations along with engineering controls and training.

  • Travel will typically be within a 90 mile radius to deliver or pick up material from vendors or shipping compa


Basic Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent and 6 years of additional education and/or related experience.

  • Active Top Secret clearance with SCI eligibility

  • Medically qualified for Material Handling Equipment operations

  • Valid driver's license

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of Government Property management, including FAR Part 52.245

  • Procurement experience, especially with Northrop Grumman's iBuy and Purchase Card procurement me

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