• Supply Chain Procurement Specialist/Principal Supply Chain Procurement Specialist

    Northrop Grumman Baltimore, MD 21217

    Job #2063458176

  • US CITIZENSHIP REQUIRED FOR THIS POSITION: Yes

    RELOCATION ASSISTANCE: No relocation assistance available

    CLEARANCE TYPE: None

    TRAVEL: Yes, 10% of the Time

    Description

    Join Northrop Grumman on our continued mission to push the boundaries of possible across land, sea, air, space, and cyberspace. Enjoy a culture where your voice is valued and start contributing to our team of passionate professionals providing real-life solutions to our world's biggest challenges. We take pride in creating purposeful work and allowing our employees to grow and achieve their goals every day by Defining Possible. With our competitive pay and comprehensive benefits, we have the right opportunities to fit your life and launch your career today.

    Northrop Grumman Space Sector is seeking a Supply Chain Procurement Specialist level 2 or Principal Supply Chain Procurement Specialist level 3 to join our team in Baltimore, MD, Colorado Springs, CO, Boulder, Co, Aurora, CO, Redondo Beach, CA or Azusa, CA . PT remote work may be considered.

    Roles and responsibilities:

    • Source and procure goods and services of a commodity nature from many suppliers.

    • Initiate Requests for Quotations and Proposals and receives same, analyzing proposed pricing from potential suppliers.

    • In conjunction with quality organization, evaluate and monitor supplier quality and reliability, as well as supplier ability to support required delivery schedules. Work with internal customers to ensure specifications are appropriate for the services or products required

    • Identify opportunities to reduce cost, improve efficiency and manage risk through targeted negotiations

    • Issue purchase orders.

    • Manage performance of purchase orders, ensures compliance with all public law requirements as well as company (and business) policies and procedures including import/export regulations.

    • Employ sound business practices and assesses supplier performance as part of follow-up activities.

    • Ensure that appropriate documentation is provided to logistics/transportation & warehouse organization so that proper receipt is recorded.

    • Review and approve supplier payment as needed.

    • Utilizes process tools such as Lean Six Sigma with suppliers to drive quality, efficiency and continuous improvement.

    Basic Qualifications:

    • Bachelor's Degree and 3 years' of related experience for a level 2; 1 years' with a Master's

    • Bachelor's Degree and 6 years' of related experience for a level 3; 4 years' with a Master's

    • Procurement experience in Government environment

    • Ability to obtain a TS/SCI clearance

    • Microsoft Skills

    • Experience working with FAR/DFAR requirements

    Preferred Qualifications:

    • TS/SCI clearance

    • Experience working with DOD customers

    Salary Range: $56,300.00 - $92,900.00Salary Range 2: $69,300.00 - $114,400.00

    Employees may be eligible for a discretionary bonus in addition to base pay. Annual bonuses are designed to reward individual contributions as well as allow employees to share in company results. Employees in Vice President or Director positions may be eligible for Long Term Incentives. In addition, Northrop Grumman provides a variety of benefits including health insurance coverage, life and disability insurance, savings plan, Company paid holidays and paid time off (PTO) for vacation and/or personal business.

    The health and safety of our employees and their families is a top priority. With the continuing impacts of COVID-19 around the world, we are taking action to protect the health and well-being of our colleagues and maintain the safety of the communities where we operate. As a federal contractor, and consistent with Executive Order 14042 ( ~~~/ ), we will require all newly hired employees in the United States to be fully vaccinated by January 18, 2022, or by your start date if it is after January 18. Federal guidance allows for disability/medical and religious accommodations with respect to the vaccine requirement. Any requested accommodations must be reviewed and approved (if applicable) in advance of your start date.

    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.