Materials Program Manager

Harris Corporation Clifton , NJ 07015

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Description:

Job Title: Materials Program Manager

Job Code: ES20181604 - 24319

Location: Clifton, NJ

Job Description:

The Materials Program Manager performs activities in a variety of cross-functional areas including materials planning, procurement, supply chain, customer service, etc.

  • Prepares material cost estimates, maintains and controls material budgets for assigned programs, and ensures on-time delivery performance.

  • Develops solutions to a variety of complex problems.

  • Participates in determining objectives of assignment.

  • Plans schedules and arranges own activities in accomplishing objectives. Work is reviewed upon completion for adequacy in meeting objectives.

  • Exerts influence on the overall objectives and long-range goals of the organization.

  • Represents organization as a prime contact on contracts or projects.

  • Interacts with senior internal and external personnel on significant matters often requiring coordination between organizations.

  • Negotiates with suppliers.

Qualifications:

  • 10+ years supply chain management experience with a Bachelor's Degree or 8+ years with a Master's degree.

  • Must be able to obtain and maintain a US Government Secret Clearance.

  • 5 years of experience in Data Analytics.

  • 4 years of experience in Project Management.

Preferred Additional Skills:

  • 8+ years of experience using MRP systems software.

  • Experience working in the US DOD manufacturing industry.

  • Understanding of industry principles, concepts, practices and standards along with a basic knowledge of the manufacturing process.

  • Advanced Excel skills including Pivot tables, etc.

Please be aware that many of our positions require a security clearance, or the ability to obtain one. Security clearances may only be granted to U.S. citizens. In addition, applicants who accept a conditional offer of employment may be subject to government security investigation(s) and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

By submitting your resume for this position, you understand and agree that Harris Corporation may share your resume, as well as any other related personal information or documentation you provide, with its subsidiaries and affiliated companies for the purpose of considering you for other available positions.

Harris is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state or local law.

Location: USA - NJ - Clifton

Activation Date: Monday, April 16, 2018

Expiration Date: Tuesday, April 2, 2019

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