Supply Chain Planning Specialist
- Redondo Beach, CA
Global Supply Chain
At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems in air and space that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our work preserves freedom and democracy, and advances human discovery and our understanding of the universe. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have a lot of 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.
The Space Systems sector is seeking a Supply Chain Planning Specialist (Level 2) to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position is located in Redondo Beach, CA
The candidate for this position will be responsible for all aspects of Advanced Planning for Space Systems including, but not limited to the following:
- Responsibilities include the analysis and coordination of change activity between Engineering and Global Supply Chain's supply base to ensure an uninterrupted supply of parts in support of all requirements.
- Plan, prepare, issue and control proposed production schedules and coordinate changes with Material Requirements Planning (MRP) and Supplier Management to ensure a controlled flow of approved materials is timed to meet Manufacturing need dates.
- Oversee Configuration Accountability by maintaining SAP Material Masters to ensure data accuracy.
- Advise management of the status of work in progress, material availability, and potential production problems to ensure that personnel, materials and services are provided as needed.
- Resolving master schedules and production problems and negotiating lead times. Coordinating interdepartmental activity with engineering, manufacturing, quality assurance, supplier management, and goods movement to resolve schedule misalignment, business system constraints and requirement inconsistences.
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