Northrop Grumman Sr Prncpl Suply Chn Plng Spec in San Diego, California
Manage supplier performance and supplier interface for MS sector. Includes open order management, dock dates, communication, updates to programs, lead on supplier issue management, prioritization, expediting;Creates and Maintains Production Readiness Reviews, Quarterly Supplier PMRs, Supplier Account Plans, Executive Level Reviews and Enterprise Strategic Agreements. Defines and develops material strategy and ensure supplier is set up for supplier on time delivery. 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.
Bachelors degree with 10+ years of supply chain and/or business management; Masters degree with 8+ years of supply chain and/or business management
Understanding of Supply Chain Management
Proficient in MS Office
Familiar with Agile operational approach
Understands how to measure suppliers and communicate performance measurements
Ability to present to executive leadership.
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Job Category : Global Supply Chain