Procurement Analyst 4

Northrop Grumman is seeking a Procurement Analyst Lvl 4 to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in McClellan, CA.

Put your years of experience into a future of excellence - right here at Northrop Grumman Corporation. Be a part of the environment where Cutting Edge Technology and Teamwork come together. The qualified applicant will become part of Northrop Grumman's Mission Systems (NGMS) Sector Supply Chain Team supporting a wide variety of major defense programs operating within the Airborne C4ISR Systems Division.

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Sources and purchases machinery, equipment, tools, raw material, packaging materials, parts, services, and/or supplies necessary for operation of an organization.
  • Compiles and analyzes statistical data to determine feasibility of buying products and to establish price objectives.
  • Compiles information to keep informed on price trends and manufacturing processes.
  • Confers with suppliers and analyzes suppliers operations to determine factors that affect prices and determines lowest cost consistent with quality, reliability, and ability to meet required schedules.
  • Reviews proposals, negotiates prices, selects or recommends suppliers, analyzes trends, follows up orders placed, verifies delivery, approves payment, and maintains necessary records.
  • Provides Proposal support and preparation of bid packages


Basic Qualifications:

To be considered for this position, you must minimally meet the knowledge, skills, and abilities listed below:

  • Bachelors degree plus minimum of 10 years of experience
  • Experience in procurement supporting dynamic manufacturing requirements, preferably in the aerospace or defense industry
  • Knowledge of UCC & FAR regulations and prior government buying experience required
  • Prior Electronic hardware, outside FAB, and Mechanical experience required
  • Must be able to take charge and make sound business decisions in a dynamic and cross-functional work environment
  • Excellent communication and strong negotiation skills
  • Detail oriented with ability to successfully multi-task
  • Self starter able to prioritize work schedule while supporting the organizations needs
  • Strong work ethic with a positive "can-do" attitude and an aptitude to solve problems
  • Excellent interpersonal, decision-making and customer service skills

Preferred Qualifications:

Candidates with these desired skills will be given preferential consideration:

  • Masters Degree
  • SAP R/3 Experience

Relocation assistance is not available for this position.

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