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Northrop Grumman Mgr Supply Chain Programs 2 - Clearance Required in Redondo Beach, California

At Northrop Grumman we develop cutting-edge technology that preserves freedom and advances human discovery. Our pioneering and inventive spirit has enabled us to be at the forefront of many technological advancements in our nation's history - from the first flight across the Atlantic Ocean, to stealth bombers, to landing on the moon. We continue to innovate with developments from launching the first commercial flight to space, to discovering the early beginnings of the universe. Our employees are not only part of history, they're making history.

As a leader, you always act with integrity, and the highest ethical standards characterize everything you do. You enable your team to achieve predictable and balanced results, while satisfying the needs of internal and external partners. You treat all people with respect, and model personal growth and continuous development. You know how to build an inclusive environment that attracts, retains, and inspires a diverse and engaged team. You create trusted and valued customer relationships and communicate effectively, so that people throughout the organization feel engaged and connected to their work. You deliver excellence, strive for continuous improvement and respond vigorously to change. You ensure that your team has the information and tools needed to perform at their best. You demonstrate our committed pursuit of applying innovation to meet the requirements of our customer. You create and execute strategies that result in sustainable value creation that delivers measurable results.

Northrop Grumman Aeronautics Systems is seeking a Manager Supply Chain Programs 2 to join our team of qualified, diverse, individuals in the GSC Programs organization. This position will be located in the Space Park campus in Redondo Beach, CA.

The selected individual will be joining the F-35 Global Supply Chain Program Management team. Job responsibilities include

  • Lead the Supply Chain Program execution on the Sustainment, Spares, and Support Equipment IPTs

  • Serve as the primary focal point to the Program Management Office relative to Sustainment, Spares, and Support Equipment discussions

  • Interface with the entire supply chain and coordinate cross-functionally to ensure that all supply chain commitments are met

  • Identify risks, issues and opportunities associated with executing spares, repairs, and support equipment content

  • Develop and manage mitigation plans associated with aforementioned risks, issues, and opportunities

  • Accountable for resource planning, material cost, forecasting, schedule performance, supplier performance, make/buy plans, procurement strategies, and supply chain issue resolution

  • Actively lead/participate with the strategy, planning, proposal generation, and execution of all material and services content associated with sustainment and support equipment contracts

  • Brief the PMO and GSC executive management on the status and issues affecting Program cost and schedule performance

  • Participation in identifying and/or leading affordability projects specific to sustainment, spares, and support equipment material

  • Functional management responsibility to lead, manage, develop, and grow future talent


Basic Qualifications:

  • 5 years of experience in Supply Chain Management and/or Project Management; 3 years with a Master's degree

  • Prior experience leading a team/process/project

  • Active DOD Secret security clearance or higher

  • Cost Account Management experience

Preferred Qualifications:

  • SAP experience

  • Subcontracts and/or procurement experience

  • Earned value management certification

  • Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification

  • Knowledge of FAR/DFAR Knowledge of Earned Value Management

Northrop 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.

Job Category : Global Supply Chain