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Northrop Grumman Sr./Prncpl Supply Chain Plng Spec in Linthicum, Maryland

Global Supply Chain


Our team is looking for a qualified applicant to lead subcontracts and material planning efforts to support the key Platform Sensors and Solutions (Longbow) Operating Unit.

Roles and Responsibilities:

Define and develops material strategy for the Program. Assume lead responsibility for the assessment of supply resources; aggregates and prioritizes demand requirements; plans inventory, distribution requirements, production, material and rough-cut capacity for all products. Participate in make/buy decisions, long term capacity and resource planning; product line development, manufacturing ramp up, and prototype development. Participate in key proposal strategy and execution

Analyze and aggregates supply / demand requirements. Analyzes purchase material supply/demand position using Material Requirements Planning (MRP) tools. Plan inventory levels based on dependent and independent Bill-of-Materials (BOM) requirements. Assess rough-cut capacity for current and short-term manufacturing requirements.

Create/reduce supply requirements based on inventory adjustments.

Participate in long-term capacity and resource planning to ensure proper scheduling of new product line phase-ins as well as existing product line phase-outs. Interface with Source process area regarding inventory levels, working capital and other areas as needed. Create/release Program requirements (material and subcontract). Receive/review requirements for non-standard parts. Analyze lead times and identifies critical path procurements. Develop key suppliers and sources for entry into key Program and Industry technology areas.

Job Category : Global Supply Chain