Northrop Grumman Supply Chain Planning Spec 1 in Rolling Meadows, Illinois

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Northrop Grumman is seeking qualified and motivated professionals for the role of Supply Chain Planning Analyst 1 with experiences in supply chain management and/or related fields (including business and financial planning, contracts

administration, project management, logistics, and manufacturing). NGMS domestic facilities are located in Maryland, California, Chicago, Virginia, Alabama, Colorado, New York, and Florida. Additionally, some positions may be remotely

supported from other NGMS facilities. Depending on the location, Northrop Grumman may be able to provide relocation assistance and flexible work arrangements.

The Supply Chain Planning Analyst 1 responsibilities will encompass:

  • Providing support to the program team to evaluate material and equipment requirements throughout the life of the


  • Understanding the breadth of the supply chain management scope (including materials management, procurement,

subcontracts, material finance, and supplier relationship management)

  • Planning and coordinating program requirements

  • Monitoring and establishing material inventory

  • Addressing supplier capacity and/or production issues

  • Evaluating suppliers and noting key performance indicators

Candidates must be able to make sound decisions in a timely manner, display strong interpersonal skills, and have an

agile perspective of compliance protocol mandated by regulated industry.

Basic Qualifications:

A candidate, regardless of age and hiring source, must meet ALL of the below criteria. The candidate must possess:

  • Bachelor's or Master's Degree from an accredited institution

  • 0+ years of professional experience in supply chain management, or related fields, to include logistics, manufacturing/

project management, business management, or information systems with a Bachelor's Degree, One year with a

Master's Degree

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

  • Demonstrated leadership, critical thinking and innovative behaviors in past projects, roles or experiences

  • Proficiency in MS Office suite

  • Ability to obtain a U.S. Government security clearance (U.S. citizenship is a pre-requisite)

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Professional experience in a regulated industry; to include Aerospace & Defense, Insurance, Financial Services,


  • SAP experience

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