Description:The selected individual will status, manage, expedite, coordinate, and be accountable in ensuring all parts and hardware are delivered on-time to support Lockheed Martin's assembly of the Javelin missile. Additionally, the individual will need to strategically look forward (120 days) and forecast the delivery of critical hardware to mitigate manufacturing impacts, work and resolve supplier and engineering issues, and implement proactive strategies to assure timely and compliant hardware deliveries. Another responsibility will be to work closely with Production Planning & Control regarding hardware shortages and delays, and recovery plan / strategy.
Other activities the Procurement Representative will be involved with is ensuring timely placement of Purchase Orders to suppliers, monitoring and expediting hardware deliveries, and working technical and quality issues at the suppliers. The candidate will be able to broaden their communications skills through their interface with the Southeastern Material Acquisition Center (SEMAC) buying team, as well as being a valuable member of the programs multi-functional team (Engineering, Quality, Finance, Program Management, Contract, etc.) to ensure the program is meeting their Company and Customer commitments. The candidate will also be responsible for representing the procurement team in the weekly Engineering Change Board, Supplier Corrective Action Board and Page and Line status meetings.
Must have the ability to obtain a Secret security clearance
Minimum of a Bachelor's degree
Experience or related experience in Supply Chain Management
Working knowledge of Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR) and Defense Federal Acquisition Regulations (DFAR)
Must be self-starter, good communicator and an excellent team player
Proficient in Microsoft Office
Demonstrated ability to multi-task and manage competing priorities
Demonstrated effective interpersonal skills
Ability to be flexible and adapt to change
Procurement or Acquisition experience
Experience working with/in Southeastern Material Acquisition Center (SEMAC)
Experience or knowledge of the Lockheed Martin Procure to Pay system (LM P2P) or SAP
Thorough knowledge of federal acquisition policies and procedures, to specifically include LM-specific procedures such as LMAP
Knowledge or understanding of an MRP system
Strong interpersonal skills with ability to coordinate with various disciplines
Quick leaner who enjoys working challenging tasks
Ability to interact with senior management, suppliers, and other external personnel on significant matters often requiring coordination between functional organizations
Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.
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