At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. 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 look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have fun along the way. Our culture thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work - and we have an insatiable drive to do what others think is impossible. Our employees are not only part of history, they're making history.
Northrop Grumman Innovation Systems designs, builds and delivers space, defense and aviation-related systems to customers around the world. Our main products include launch vehicles and related propulsion systems; missile products, subsystems and defense electronics; precision weapons, armament systems and ammunition; satellites and associated space components and services; and advanced aerospace structures.
Manages the National Security Large Satellite Category team within Supply Chain. Additional duties include by not limited to, supporting proposal activities, initiating Non-Disclosure Agreements (NDA), preparing RFP packages, analyzing and evaluate subcontractor proposals, negotiating terms and conditions, performing a cost and/or price analysis, awarding the subcontract and effectively managing the subcontractor's performance. Responsible for maintaining the Category Management Team metrics, such as On-Time Delivery and Compliance. Must be willing to travel, domestically and internationally.
Experience working collaboratively within a diverse team environment and across multiple disciplines.
Experience developing price and cost analyses and negotiating high dollar, complex proposals, awarding and administeringcritical subcontracts.
Ability to communicate effectively both in writing and verbally.
Demonstrated understanding of Integrated Master Schedule and dependencies.
Proficient computer skills including Word, Excel, Power Point, Project and Costpoint procurement systems.
Project management skills and ability to teach these skills to others.
Expert with cost reimbursement, fixed price, time and material type subcontracts including the development of unique incentives.
Expert with terms and conditions negotiations and technical documents definition.
Knowledgeable of FAR/DFAR
Ability to thoroughly review a subordinate's procurement file to ensure compliance with Supply Chain Policies and Procedures and FAR.
Must be able to determine supplier's proposal compliance with TINA and CAS
Ability to work independently, to make decisions and to solve problems.
Ability to interpret policies and procedures and apply concepts.
Ability to effectively engage supplier and NG senior leadership to resolve issues, including managing supplier's performance. .
Experience briefing program and functional leadership.
Ability and willingness to develop talents of subordinates.
Self-starter with the ability to multitask and manage time efficiently.
Recruit, select, train, assess performance, assign work, and determine salary of subordinates.
Must possess a security clearance of TS/SCI.
Education and Experience
Generally requires a Bachelor's Degree from an accredited institution preferably in Business Administration or related field and at least 10 years of government contracting experience. A minimum of 3 years of the experience must be in management role.
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