Principal Supply Chain Planning Specialist | Northrop Grumman | Brigham City, UT

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  • United States, Brigham City, UT View on Map
  • Post Date : November 19, 2020
  • Apply Before : December 19, 2020
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Job Description

Embark on a career putting innovative, reliable, and agile products and ideas into orbit, and beyond. Northrop Grumman has opportunities waiting for you that play a vital role in human space exploration, national defense, and scientific discovery, supporting multiple programs across the universe. With us, you’ll discover a culture of curiosity and collaboration that will have you Defining Possible from the day you start. Our space systems connect and protect millions of people on earth every day, now and for the future. Explore your future and launch your career today.

Roles & Responsibilities
As a Material Planner for NG Propulsion Systems Division, you will be responsible for managing the material requirements to support production at our Promontory facility.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:

  • Creates and manages purchase requisitions to ensure timely ordering of necessary materials
  • Manage and control material inventory including controlling excess, insufficient, or deficient materials. This may require working with the customer, Engineering, Quality, Program Manager, Buyers, Finance, suppliers, or other external vendors
  • Ensure that material requirements are available to support production schedules by working closely with production planning, buyers, and procurement quality engineers to ensure that the needed material is on time and meets necessary quality requirements through inspection, analysis, and any applicable testing
  • Assist in identifying alternate and/or new materials as needed for IR&D related activities
  • Identify and manage material risks
  • Resolve moderate to complex material issues as necessary

We are looking for qualified candidates with the following skills:

  • Good Problem Solving Skills
  • Strong Oral and written communication skills
  • Good Organization and multi-tasking skills
  • Willingness to develop new ideas to streamline processes and identify cost savings



Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree plus 6 years related experience. (4 years with Master’s)
  • Proficiency with MRP and scheduling systems (Deltek Costpoint a plus) and Microsoft Office Products (MS Word, Excel, etc.)

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Technical expertise and ability to read technical drawings a major plus

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.

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