Company: Northrop Grumman
Posted on: August 4, 2022
At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities
to work on revolutionary systems that impact people's lives around
the world today, and for generations to come. Our pioneering and
inventive spirit has enabled us to be at the forefront of many
technological advancements in our nation's history - from the first
flight across the Atlantic Ocean, to stealth bombers, to landing on
the moon. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a
pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have fun
along the way. Our culture thrives on intellectual curiosity,
cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work - and we
have an insatiable drive to do what others think is impossible. Our
employees are not only part of history, they're making history.
SP Launch and Missile Defense Systems (LMDS) is an industry-leading
provider for launch systems capabilities serving national security,
military, civil and commercial customers. We are built on a
heritage of providing innovative, affordable and reliable aerospace
and defense products that our customers rely on to achieve mission
success. Join the Space revolution and make the impossible,
LMDS has an opening for a Subcontracts Administrator to join our
team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be
located in Chandler, Arizona.
Roles and Responsibilities:
--- Sources and procures goods and services of a category nature
from many suppliers.
--- Initiates Requests for Quotations and Proposals and receives
same, analyzing proposed pricing from potential suppliers.
--- Establishes agreements with suppliers using a mix of contract
types including firm fixed price and cost reimbursable.
--- In conjunction with quality organization, evaluates and
monitors supplier quality and reliability, as well as supplier
ability to support required delivery schedules.
--- Works with internal customers to ensure specifications are
appropriate for the services or products required.
--- Identifies opportunities to reduce cost, improve efficiency and
manage risk through targeted negotiations.
--- Issues purchase orders.
--- Manages performance of purchase orders, ensures compliance with
all public law requirements as well as company (and business)
policies and procedures including import/export regulations.
--- Employs sound business practices and assesses supplier
performance as part of follow-up activities.
--- Ensures that appropriate documentation is provided to
logistics/transportation & warehouse organization so that proper
receipt is recorded.
--- Reviews and approves supplier payment as needed.
--- Utilizes process tools such as Lean Six Sigma with suppliers to
drive quality, efficiency and continuous improvement.
The ideal candidate will have the following qualities:
--- Works positively in a high-energy and fast-paced
--- Highly organized
--- Delivers quality work on time
--- Communicates quickly and thoughtfully through integrated team
--- Strong interpersonal skills with a best-in-class customer
- Bachelor's degree with 3 years of related experience or Masters
degree with 1 year of related experience.
- US citizenship and ability to obtain clearance Preferred
- Experience writing and negotiating Long Term Agreements
- Experience negotiating Terms and Conditions
- Comfort level working with MRP/ERP systems
- Strong MS Office skills
- Knowledge of government contracting requirements and
regulations (e.g. FAR, DFARS, ITAR, etc.) - Comfortable leading
negotiations and preparing price analyses of supplier proposals As
an employee of Northrop Grumman, you are eligible for our robust
benefits package which includes:
--- Medical, Dental & Vision coverage
--- 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 9/80. The 9/80 schedule
allows an employee to work a nine-hour day Monday through Thursday
and take every other Friday off of work.
To learn more about our hiring process for manager positions,
please view our Selecting the Best Qualified Managers" video:
Salary Range: $58,800 USD - $88,200 USD
Employees may be eligible for a discretionary bonus in addition to
base pay. Annual bonuses are designed to reward individual
contributions as well as allow employees to share in company
results. Employees in Vice President or Director positions may be
eligible for Long Term Incentives. In addition, Northrop Grumman
provides a variety of benefits including health insurance coverage,
life and disability insurance, savings plan, Company paid holidays
and paid time off (PTO) for vacation and/or personal business.
The health and safety of our employees and their families is a top
priority. The company encourages employees to remain up-to-date on
their COVID-19 vaccinations. U.S. Northrop Grumman employees may be
required, in the future, to be vaccinated or have an approved
disability/medical or religious accommodation, pursuant to future
court decisions and/or government action on the currently stayed
federal contractor vaccine mandate under Executive Order 14042
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
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