1+ months

Manager Programs 3

Northrop Grumman
Melbourne, FL 32912

RELOCATION ASSISTANCE: No relocation assistance available


TRAVEL: Yes, 10% of the Time


Join Northrop Grumman on our continued mission to push the boundaries of possible across land, sea, air, space, and cyberspace. Enjoy a culture where your voice is valued and start contributing to our team of passionate professionals providing real-life solutions to our worlds biggest challenges. We take pride in creating purposeful work and allowing our employees to grow and achieve their goals every day by Defining Possible. With our competitive pay and comprehensive benefits, we have the right opportunities to fit your life and launch your career today.

Northrop Grumman Aeronautics Systems Sector has an opening for a Manager Programs, 3, Supplier Management Team (SMT) to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be in Melbourne, FL and will support a restricted program.

As the SMT Program Manager, you will lead a dynamic cross functional team managing major supplier efforts by providing Program Management leadership and direction in support of multi-million-dollar projects. The SMT includes contributors from multiple organizations:

+ SMT Program Manager (Team Lead)
+ Global Supply Chain (GSC)
+ Mission Assurance (MA)
+ Production
+ Engineering
+ Business Management
+ Various support functions.

The SMT Program Manager, must possess the following competencies:

+ Identifies and controls all subcontract management activities and processes while integrating supplier interdependencies throughout the programs life cycle
+ Applies knowledge, insights, and understanding of business and/or financial concepts, tools, and processes to support Subcontract decisions, actions, and performance corrections
+ Fosters collaboration among team members and between teams
+ Identifies and addresses subcontract impacts through a proactive systematic approach
+ Promptly resolves conflicts across all levels of the subcontract.
+ Supports and monitors technical performance baselines, while compare key subcontract technical performance measures, assesses execution status, and takes appropriate action to maintain conformance with the baseline
+ Understands elements of the Design, Manufacturing, Assembly, Integration and Test processes
+ Identifies and addresses impacts through a systematic and proactive approach to Risk, Issues, and Opportunity Management
+ Communicates, monitors, and promptly resolves issues across all functional elements within the SMT, including the supplier
+ Manages and balances communications with stakeholders through organized and disciplined processes ensuring that Subcontract information is defined, collected, shared, understood, stored, and retrieved in a manner that effectively meets Subcontract and stakeholder needs while protecting the companys contractual rights
+ Effectively manages/administrates subcontracts through a broad set of skills, toolsets, processes, and government regulations
+ Addresses subcontract uncertainty through an organized and analytical forward-looking approach identifying risks and opportunities, determines appropriate handling, manages, and communicates risks and opportunities throughout the life cycle of the Subcontract
+ Effectively plans, defines, establishes, communicates, monitors, and controls scope to ensure that all of the work required and only the work required, is performed.
+ Key leader in developing and reviewing Supplier Statements of Work (SSOWs)
+ Develops and maintains Requests for Proposals (RFPs)
+ Reviews supplier proposal responses, including performing technical evaluations, reviewing supplier Basis of Estimates (BOEs), overall proposal quality reviews, and attending proposal related review

**Basic Qualifications:**

+ Bachelors degree and a minimum 9 years of experience of experience in program/business/project management, or global supply chain
+ Experience supporting U.S. Government contracts and/or large supplier management portfolio experience in other industries
+ Experience in managing multiple projects concurrently in meeting customer requirements/expectations
+ Experience supporting a program effort or major subcontract (in either a supply chain, SMT, or program/project management role)
+ Exposure to EVMS or similar cost and schedule management systems
+ Ability to obtain and maintain a security clearance

**Preferred Qualifications:**

+ Advance degrees and/or certifications such as MBA, Six Sigma, Supply Chain CSCPM or related is a plus
+ Experience in developing Training System Devices
+ Active DoD Secret Clearance or greater is preferred
+ PMP Certification
+ Demonstrated understanding of Lean, Agile or Six Sigma Tools
+ Proficiency in driving programmatic battle rhythm

Salary range: $147,700 - $221,500

Salary Range: $147,700.00 - $221,500.00

Employees may be eligible for a discretionary bonus in addition to base pay. Annual bonuses are designed to reward individual contributions as well as allow employees to share in company results. Employees in Vice President or Director positions may be eligible for Long Term Incentives. In addition, Northrop Grumman provides a variety of benefits including health insurance coverage, life and disability insurance, savings plan, Company paid holidays and paid time off (PTO) for vacation and/or personal business.

**The health and safety of our employees and their families is a top priority** . The company encourages employees to remain up-to-date on their COVID-19 vaccinations. U.S. Northrop Grumman employees may be required, in the future, to be vaccinated or have an approved disability/medical or religious accommodation, pursuant to future court decisions and/or government action on the currently stayed federal contractor vaccine mandate under Executive Order 14042 https://www.saferfederalworkforce.gov/contractors/ .

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 http://www.northropgrumman.com/EEO . U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

We are a pioneering company.

With careers across all areas: air, cyber, land, sea and space our 90,000 employees work as one to defend and define the future. Northrop Grumman careers and internships are as varied as your interests, with a lifetime of potential that will give you every opportunity to do your best work. Working together with people from many backgrounds, personal passions and disciplines, we share a drive to push the boundaries of science, technology and engineering to meet the ever evolving needs of our customers worldwide.


Posted: 2022-11-22 Expires: 2023-02-20

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