Global Supply Chain Lead

Lockheed Martin (LM) is seeking a Global Supply Chain Lead for a position in Grand Prairie, TX for the THAAD MSE Integration Program.

The position will interface directly with the Program Manager and Engineering Team to be the liaison to the supply base to help identify the most producible solutions as early in the design phase as possible. The GSC Lead will be an integral part of a collaborative design effort to be proactive in identifying supply chain issues / risks and ensuring a long term producible design.

This person will be expected to drive source selection, work with Production Planning and Control (PP&C) and SEMAC to ensure timely Purchase Order (PO) placement and part arrival to support program build / test milestones, develop and manage schedules and support program risk and opportunity management.

The person will be responsible for managing the schedule, risk, technical solution for a major subcontract supplier as well as an LM Make redesign.

Basic Qualifications
Possess experience in managing material requirements in support of program build plans, working with suppliers to meet challenging objectives, and interfacing directly with executive management at both the supplier and within Lockheed Martin.

Experience managing a major subcontract supplier

Strong leadership and organizational skills are essential

Effective verbal and written communication

Working knowledge of Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR) and contractual terms and conditions

Effective presentation skills

Familiarity with Microsoft Project and ability to read and understand Integrated Master Schedules

High level of professionalism

Ability to obtain a Secret Clearance

Desired skills
Ability to think "outside the box" for innovative solutions to challenging programmatic issues and risks

Very strong leadership characteristics and an ability to understand the big picture and how the integration of the supply chain in early design decisions drive long term producibility

Possess strong collaboration skills

Able to work effectively in a cross-functional team environment

As a leading technology innovation company, Lockheed Martin's vast team works with partners around the world to bring proven performance to our customers' toughest challenges. Lockheed Martin has employees based in many states throughout the U.S., and Internationally, with business locations in many nations and territories.

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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.

Job Location(s): Grand Prairie Texas

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