Northrop Grumman Supply Chain Planning Spec 3 in Linthicum, Maryland

Northrop Grumman Mission Systems is seeking a Supply Chain Planning Specialist (SCPS) to join its team of qualified, diverse professionals. The successful applicant will oversee the Surveillance & EMW Operating Unit (OU) Global Supply Chain (GSC) activities within the Airborne (AC4ISR)Division. This position is located inLinthicum, MD; Mission SystemsHeadquarters.Major programs include MESA, Triton MFAS, E2D, JSTARS, P8.

Defines and develops material strategy. Responsible for the assessment of supply resources; aggregates and prioritizes demand requirements; plans inventory, distribution requirements, production, material and rough-cut capacity for all products. Participates in make/buy process, long-term capacity and resource planning; product phase-in/phase-out, manufacturing ramp-up, end-of-life management and product-line management. Analyzes and aggregates supply / demand requirements. Analyzes purchase material supply/demand position using Material Requirements Planning (MRP) tools. Plans inventory levels based on dependent and independent Bill-of-Materials (BOM) requirements. Assesses rough-cut capacity for current and short-term manufacturing requirements. Creates/reduces supply requirements based on inventory adjustments. Participates 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. Interfaces with Source process area regarding inventory levels, working capital and other areas as needed. Creates/releases requisitions. Receives/reviews requirements for non-standard parts. Analyzes lead times and identifies critical path procurements.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree

  • 6+ years ofsupply chainexperience

  • Proficiency in MS office suite

  • Demonstrated leadership success

  • Highly effective interpersonal skills

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master's degree

  • Demonstrated success in managing complex supplier specifications, drawings, SOW's and supplier issue resolution

  • Demonstrated working knowledge of earned value management systems, supplier financial reporting/forecasting, contracting/subcontracting, or supplier/program/product schedulingNorthrop 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.