Supply Chain Subcontrct Spec 3

This position will support a large proposal thatspans across the corporation. The candidate will be responsibleand act as the focal point for all MS GSC activities in support of obtaining proposals from major suppliers. Candidate will attend meetings, coordinatewith other sectors and lead theMission Systems supply chain activities. Responsibilities will include:

Sources and procures specialized goods and services. Owns contractual management for the supplier. Responsible for source selection from contract proposal to execution phases. 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. In conjunction with quality organization, evaluates and monitors supplier quality and reliability, as well as supplier ability to support required delivery schedules. 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. Employs sound business practices and assesses supplier performance as part of follow-up activities. Ensures that appropriate documentation is provided to logistics/transportation & warehouse organization so that proper receipt is recorded. Manages and develops strategic/key suppliers. Reviews and approves supplier payment as needed. Utilizes process tools such as Lean Six Sigma with suppliers to drive quality, efficiency and continuous improvement.
Basic Qualifications:
6+ totalYears related experience with Bachelors degree to include Subcontracts, Contracts, Business Management, Engineering. Minimum 2 years of experience working with FAR/DFAR requirements
3+ years of experience of progressive Contracts/Subcontracts experience.
Position requires a current Secret Clearance to start and to be considered.

Preferred Qualifications:
Experience with requesting proposals from suppliers (RFP's)
Experience working on large government programs/proposals
Experience working with suppliers in the pre-solicitation phase
Experience is supplier development and sourcing

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