Supply Chain Planning Spec 3 - Melbourne, Florida, United States, 32935

Description 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.
Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems is seeking a supply chain planning specialist to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be in Melbourne, FL.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
  • The analysis and coordination of engineering change activity between Advanced Planning and GSC 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 supplier management to ensure a controlled flow of approved materials is timed to meet need dates
  • 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
  • Validate schedules and expedite the movement of parts by means of move orders, stock transfers and requests for shipping orders
Qualifications Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree and a minimum of 6 years (4 years with a master's degree) of combined experience in any of the following: Supply Chain; Program Management; Program Scheduling; Program Cost Analysis; Subcontracts Administration; Procurement; Engineering; or Manufacturing Engineering.
  • Minimum 1 year experience working in SAP (Systems Applications and Products)
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Bachelor s or Master s Degree in Business, Supply Chain or Engineering
  • APICS (Association of Production and Inventory Control) Certification
  • Minimum of 1 year experience creating pivot tables in Excel
  • Proficiency using MS Office applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)