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Supply Chain Planning Spec

Northrop Grumman
Woodland Hills, CA 91364
Start your future with a new mission: Northrop Grumman Mission Systems (NGMS). On the Mission Systems Sector team, you'll contribute to our bottom line: providing innovative systems, products, and solutions to keep our world safe. Our employees strive to positively impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. There are opportunities to contribute to a wealth of programs including, but not limited to, advanced technologies in air, on land, undersea, in outer space, and in cyberspace. It's unique work. It's challenging and rewarding. But most of all, it is work that makes a difference. Join our team and launch your career. We'll support you with training, employee resource groups, and our shared vision of global security.

Northrop Grumman is seeking qualified and motivated professionals for the role of Supply Chain Planning Specialist with experiences in supply chain management and/or related fields (including business and financial planning, contracts administration, project management, logistics, and manufacturing). The position will be located in Woodland Hills, CA.

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 general knowledge of industry practices, techniques, and standards. General application of concepts, and principles. Develops solutions to a variety of problems of moderate scope and complexity.


**Basic Qualifications:**
* Bachelor's degree and 3+ years of experience or a Master's degree plus 1+ year of experience.
* 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.
* 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.

*Degree preferred in any of the following: Business; Supply Chain; Program Management; Project Management; Program Scheduling; Program Cost Analysis; Subcontracts Administration; Procurement; Engineering; or Manufacturing
* SAP Experience
* Secret Clearance

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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