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iReturn (Return to Work) Principal Supply Chain Procurement Specialist -OKC

Company: Northrop Grumman
Location: Oklahoma City
Posted on: August 4, 2022

Job Description:

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.Your responsibilities will encompass the full range of complex procurement and acquisition process including preparation and execution of a mixed portfolio of subcontracts while ensuring compliance to company policies and procedures. You will apply your understanding of the buyer and the seller roles in establishing mutually successful business arrangements, with experiences in work specifications and solicitations/bid packages, proposal evaluation, price and term negotiations, development of contractual documentation and post award administration. You will use your ability to make sound decisions in a timely manner, display strong interpersonal skills, and have an agile perspective of compliance protocol mandated by regulated industry.Within the GSC organization the candidate will support a team-based organization and perform activities in a variety of cross-functional areas including but not limited to strategic analysis, complex negotiations, materials planning, procurement execution/award, finance, and internal customer service. Ideal candidates are generally experienced in multiple areas of the procurement or contractual function(s), developing business relationships, and demonstrating an affinity for working with, or understanding both manufacturing and technology. Responsibilities:The qualified applicant will join a cohort of employees re-entering the workforce after a career break of at least two years. This cohort will receive special on-boarding designed to provide an effective re-entry into the workforce. iReturnSM provides experienced professionals with a 12-week "returnship" to prepare for a full-time career in one of several fields at Northrop Grumman through training, professional development, and networking opportunities. Qualified applicants will join a cohort of employees returning to the workforce after a two-year career break for this "returnship" program that focuses on giving you a seamless transition back into the workforce. Upon completion of the program, candidates will be eligible for full-time roles with the company.iReturn.The Northrop Grumman Returnship ProgramBasic Qualifications:

  • Must have a career break of at least 2 years
  • A Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution and a minimum of 6 years of supply chain, procurement, subcontracts and/or related experience; or Master's degree and a minimum of 4 years of supply chain, procurement, subcontracts and/or related experience; or 4 years of additional experience may be considered in lieu of Bachelor's degree (10 yrs total)
  • Demonstrated leadership, critical thinking and innovative behaviors in past projects, roles or experiences
  • Proficiency in MS Office suite
  • Must be a US Citizen with the ability to obtain and maintain a Secret ClearancePreferred Qualifications:
    • Demonstrated strong leadership skills as well as the ability to multi-task in a challenging environment
    • Professional experience in a regulated industry; to include Aerospace & Defense, Insurance, Financial Services, Telecommunications
    • SAP experience
    • Knowledge of FAR/DFAR
    • Demonstrated experience with multiple contracting formats, including Firm Fixed Price and/or Cost Reimbursable,
    • Familiarity with terms and conditions, and/or special contract clauses/types such as: long term agreements and intellectual property agreements.
    • Demonstrated negotiation experience Salary Range: $58,400 USD - $97,400 USD Employees may be eligible for a discretionary bonus in addition to base pay. Annual bonuses are designed to reward individual contributions as well as allow employees to share in company results. Employees in Vice President or Director positions may be eligible for Long Term Incentives. In addition, Northrop Grumman provides a variety of benefits including health insurance coverage, life and disability insurance, savings plan, Company paid holidays and paid time off (PTO) for vacation and/or personal business. The health and safety of our employees and their families is a top priority. The company encourages employees to remain up-to-date on their COVID-19 vaccinations. U.S. Northrop Grumman employees may be required, in the future, to be vaccinated or have an approved disability/medical or religious accommodation, pursuant to future court decisions and/or government action on the currently stayed federal contractor vaccine mandate under Executive Order 14042 https://www.saferfederalworkforce.gov/contractors/ .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 http://www.northropgrumman.com/EEO . U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

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