Northrop Grumman Supply Chain Procurement Spec 4 in El Segundo, California
At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems in air and space that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our work preserves freedom and democracy, and advances human discovery and our understanding of the universe. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have a lot of 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.
Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems has an opening for a Supply Chain Specialist4 to support our Global Supply Chain team within our El Segundo facilities.
This entry level position's duties include:
Sourcing and procuringvarious commoditiesthroughoutmultiple programs
Proficiency in the procurement process, including but not limited to price analysis, negotiations, policies and procedures, including theFederal Acquisition Regulation (FAR)
Abilityto place and overseehigh dollar and very complex procurement packages
Ability to lead a team/special project and coordinate with multiple functions
Ability to negotiate terms and conditions
Interfacing and collaborating with Programs and other organizations within and outside of Global Supply Chain
Ability to plan schedule and arrange activities to accomplish objectives
Person should possess outstanding written and verbal communicationskills and be extremely organized
The preferred candidate must have knowledge and be proficient in the procurement process, as well as an understanding of the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR). The Analyst should also possess outstanding written and verbal communicationskills and be extremely organized, as well as being an Excel power user.
10years Procurement/Buying/Purchasing experience
Experience with FAR/DFAR
MS Office experience - proficient in Excel
Experience with SAP software suite is preferred
Experience within the Aerospace or Aviation Industry is preferred
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