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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 San Diego, CA or Palmdale, CA
Responsible and accountable for the strategy, planning, and execution of all material and services content for a Program or collection of Programs
Acts as the main focal point for the Program Management Office (PMO) for the entire supply chain and coordinates cross-functionally to ensure that all supply chain commitments are met, and that appropriate mitigation plans are developed and executed to address any programmatic risks related to suppliers
Develops the material strategy and leads the activities for GSC in all phases of the Business Acquisition Process (BAP)
Ensures that prior to program execution, all elements of the proposed program(s) plans have complete and accurate schedules, budgets, make/buy plans, and procurement and subcontracts strategies
Leads supply chain Program execution and is accountable for resource planning, material cost, forecasting, schedule performance, risk/opportunity management, supplier performance, and supply chain issue resolution
Briefs the PMO and executive management on the status and issues affecting Program cost and schedule performance
5 years of experience in Supply Chain Management and/or Project Management; 3 years with a Master's degree and 9 years of experience in lieu of a degree
Knowledge of FAR/DFAR
Prior experience leading a team/process/project
Active DOD Top Secret Clearance
Ability to obtain and maintain special program access
Bachelor's or Master's Degree
Active AP-418 Program Access
Direct experience interfacing with executive leadership
Knowledge of Earned Value Management
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