Northrop Grumman Supply Chain Procurement Specialist 1 in Lake Charles, Louisiana

Supply Chain Procurement Specialist 1

Requisition ID: 18010362

Location(s): United States-Louisiana-Lake Charles

US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes

Relocation Assistance: No relocation assistance available

Travel: No

Northrop Grumman Technology Services is seeking a Supply Chain Procurement Specialist 1 to source contract labor services. This individual will be responsible for purchasing the contracted labor force necessary to support the US Air Force JSTARS aircraft maintenance program. The position is located at Chennault International Airport in Lake Charles, LA.

Responsibilities include:

  • Negotiates terms and conditions, price and delivery schedules with suppliers.

  • Manages and performs source selection down select for winning bids.

  • Compile and analyze statistical data to determine feasibility of buying services and to establish price objectives.

  • Performs price analysis on proposed pricing from supplier’s utilizing price analysis techniques, market research, historical pricing and price comparisons.

  • Compile information regarding price trends.

  • Confer with suppliers to determine factors that affect prices and determine lowest cost consistent with quality, reliability and ability to meet required schedules.

  • Responsible for award and management of Purchase Orders from order placement to delivery & closeout.

  • Prepare and issue Requests for Quote (RFQ), review proposals, negotiate prices, select or recommend suppliers, analyze trends, develop cost estimates, follow up on orders placed, and maintain necessary records.

  • Assist in the preparation of bid packages for Customer proposals.

  • Maintains electronic Purchase Order files in SAP IAW Corporate and sector policy and procedures.


Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree or an additional 4 years of related procurement experience may be considered in lieu of a degree

  • Strong Microsoft Office experience (Excel, Word, Powerpoint)

  • Ability to prioritize multiple priorities and/or accomplishing them simultaneously

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of SAP Procurement module

  • Experience in supporting staffing augmentation needs via competitive contract labor procurement processesNorthrop 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.

Title: Supply Chain Procurement Specialist 1

Location: Louisiana-Lake Charles

Requisition ID: 18010362