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Sr Prncpl Suply Chn Plng Spec

Northrop Grumman
Woodland Hills, CA 91364
The Planning Specialist will perform the following functions:

Defines and develops material strategy.
Responsible for the assessment of supply resources; aggregates and prioritizes demand requirements; plans inventory, distribution requirements, production, material and rough-cut capacity for all products.
Participates in make/buy process, long-term capacity and resource planning; product phase-in/phase-out, manufacturing ramp-up, end-of-life management and product-line management.
Analyzes and aggregates supply / demand requirements.
Analyzes purchase material supply/demand position using Material Requirements Planning (MRP) tools.
Plans inventory levels based on dependent and independent Bill-of-Materials (BOM) requirements.
Assesses rough-cut capacity for current and short-term manufacturing requirements.
Creates/reduces supply requirements based on inventory adjustments.
Participates in long-term capacity and resource planning to ensure proper scheduling of new product line phase-ins as well as existing product line phase-outs.
Interfaces with Source process area regarding inventory levels, working capital and other areas as needed.
Creates/releases requisitions.
Receives/reviews requirements for non-standard parts.
Analyzes lead times and identifies critical path procurements.

Must have strong knowledge of industry practices, techniques, and standards. Full knowledge of industry practices. Develops solutions to complex problems which require the regular use of ingenuity and innovation. Ensures solutions are consistent with organization objectives.

Contributes to the development of new concepts, techniques, and standards. Considered expert in field within the organization. Demonstrates the skill and ability to perform complex tasks. Able to communicate effectively and clearly present technical approaches and findings.

This person will act as a source and provide training, oversight, and guidance to lower-level employees which requires him/her to demonstrate areas of leadership with others in quality, customer satisfaction, and integrity.


**Basic Qualifications:**
* Bachelor's degree and 10+ years of experience in supply chain or business management or a Master's degree plus 8+ years of experience in supply chain or business management.
* Must be able to effectively communicate and collaborate with the management of other organizations (program management, contracts, business management, etc.) as well as with the suppliers on the program.
* Must be motivated, organized and have effective time management skills.
* Ability to brief internal and external customers.
* Must be able to effectively work independently with very general supervision.
* Proficiency using MS Office applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint).
* Must be able to receive a Secret Clearance.

**Preferred Qualifications:**
* Experience with FAR/DFARS.
* SAP Experience
* Secret Clearance.

Prefer Degree in any of the following: Business; Supply Chain; Program Management; Project Management; Program Scheduling; Program Cost Analysis; Subcontracts Administration; Procurement; Engineering; or Manufacturing

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 www.northropgrumman.com/EEO . U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

**Job Category** : Global Supply Chain


Posted: 2020-05-21 Expires: 2020-06-20

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