Supply Chain Subcontract Spec 4

At Northrop Grumman we develop cutting-edge technology that preserves freedom and advances human discovery. 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 continue to innovate with developments from launching the first commercial flight to space, to discovering the early beginnings of the universe. Our employees are not only part of history, they're making history.

We are looking for a Supply Chain SubcontractsSpecialist 4that sources and procures specialized goods and services to join our team in Redondo Beach, CA


* Coordinates and collaborates with key stakeholders such as contracts, engineering, quality, supplier development, planning, operations, program and end-users
* Develops subcontract specifications, work statements, and terms and conditions for the procurement of specialized materials, equipment, and/or services
* Prepares bid packages, conducts bidders conferences, analyzes and evaluates proposals, negotiates subcontract provisions, selects or recommends subcontractors, writes awards, and administers resulting subcontracts
* Identifies strategies and opportunities to reduce cost, improve efficiency and manage risk through strategic and targeted negotiations
* Manages performance of subcontracts, ensures compliance with all public law requirements as well as company (and business) policies and procedures including import/export regulations
* Manages and develops strategic/key suppliers
* Utilizes process tools such as Lean Six Sigma with suppliers to drive quality, efficiency and continuous improvement

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelors Degree
  • 10 years of experience in Contracts or Subcontracts OR Masters Degree with8 years of experience in Contracts or Subcontracts
  • Familiarity with U. S. Government procurement regulations (FAR/DFAR

  • Ability to obtain and maintain a Secret DoD Security Clearance
Preferred Qualifications:

  • Proposal and pursuit experience
  • Front end of business experience
  • PMP or CPM certification

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 . U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.${descr2}${descr3}

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