Hill Air Force Base, 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 Principal Supply Chain Subcontract Specialist. This position will be located at Hill AFB.

    Roles and responsibilities:
  • Sources and procures specialized goods and services.
  • • Employs sound business practices and assesses supplier performance as part of subcontract administration tasks.
    • Ensures that appropriate documentation is provided to logistics/transportation & warehouse organizations so that proper receipt of deliveries is recorded.
    • Manages and develops strategic/key suppliers.
    • Reviews and approves supplier payments, if required.
    • Utilizes process tools such as Lean Six Sigma with suppliers to drive quality, efficiency and continuous improvement.

    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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    • Owns contractual management for the supplier.
    • Responsible for source selection from contract proposal to execution phases. Coordinates and collaborates with key stakeholders such as contracts, engineering, quality, supplier development, planning, operations, program and end-users.
    • Develops subcontract specifications, work statements, and terms and conditions for the procurement of specialized materials, equipment, and/or services.
    • Prepares bid packages, conducts bidders' conferences, analyzes and evaluates proposals, negotiates subcontract provisions, selects or recommends subcontractors, writes awards, and administers resulting subcontracts.
    • In conjunction with Northrop Grumman's quality organization, evaluates and monitors supplier quality and reliability, as well as suppliers' ability to support required delivery schedules.
    • Identifies strategies and opportunities to reduce cost, improve efficiency and manage risk through strategic and targeted negotiations.
    Manages performance of subcontracts, ensures compliance with all public law requirements as well as company (and business) policies and procedures, including import/export regulations.


Qualifications:

Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree with 6 years of business experience or a Master's degree with 4 years of business experience. Business experience shall be in subcontracts management, contracts management and/or proposal price/cost analysis.
• Proficient with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Power Point)
• Contracts and/or subcontracts experience on US Government contract(s), including negotiations
• Working knowledge of FAR and DFARS regulations
• Secret Security Clearance or ability to obtain
• US Citizen

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Contracts and/or subcontracts experience on US Government contracts, including negotiations Working knowledge of FAR and DFARS regulations
  • Experience working within a Government approved purchasing system
  • SAP System experience
  • Good Communications
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 www.northropgrumman.com/EEO. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

Hill Air Force Base, Utah

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© 2020 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. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit www.northropgrumman.com/EEO.

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