Program Management- Supply Chain Specialist
Company: Aerojet Rocketdyne
Posted on: June 24, 2020
OverviewAerojet Rocketdyne is seeking a Specialist, Program
Management- Supply Chain to join our team in Redmond, WA. Program
Management- Supply Chain Specialist provide Supply Chain/Materiel
Management (SC/MM) representation and leadership in support of
Business Unit and Business Development activities. They are
responsible for effectively leading the SC/MM functional
organization to integrate strategies, plans, and processes into the
Program Management plan. They work directly with Program Management
and act as the primary customer contact for the Supply Chain
portion of program activities.
In addition, the Program Management- Supply Chain Specialist lead
SC/MM and cross functional personnel in the identification and
mitigation of risks, establishment of milestone, monitoring and
adherence to integrated master plans and schedules, and
identification and resolution of problems on assigned programs.
They administer the supplier base monitoring supplier quality and
delivery performance for early identification of problem areas and
develop/coordinate viable solutions. The Program Management- Supply
Chain Specialist are responsible for the cost, schedule, and
technical performance of assigned programs; the development of
proposals including Priced Bills of Material and direct labor,
support negotiations of contracts, coordination of SC/MM activities
and management of program budgets. They may participate or lead
program review sessions with customers and discuss supply chain
cost, schedule, and technical performance; act as the primary
interface to management for the execution of assigned programs.
This position may be filled at this level or one level
higher.Essential Job Functions (Including % of Time for Each)30% -
Acts as Lead Supply Chain/Materiel Management representative for
new business proposals. Develops material pricing strategies for
new business proposals, prepares Subcontract Management Plans as
part of proposal submittals. Leads proposal support and team with
buyers and proposal analysts for pricing strategies and source
development. Prepares thorough estimates and plans for resources
that are required to manage the supply chain management scope of
the program. Analyzes suppliers proposals and assists with
developing win strategies.
30% - Manages the Supply Chain aspect of Defense/Space programs of
moderate size, risk, and complexity. May contribute simultaneously
to several programs. Provide the primary operating unit interface
with the internal customers. Support all procurement material
management activities, and lead the interface with program
management in the resolution of technical, cost, schedule, and
quality assurance problems. Manage program bill of material budgets
in assigned areas, negotiate additional funds when required and
escalate cost variances.
20% - Represents procurement on the Integrated Product Teams (IPT)
and interface cross functionally in the resolution of material
problems or other material related issues. Leads procurement and
cross functional personnel in the identification and resolution of
material problems on all programs.
15% - Manages the supplier base monitoring supplier quality and
delivery performance for early identification of problem areas.
Teams with buying personnel in conducting supplier
surveys/evaluations, resolutions to Terms and Conditions exceptions
and provide contract closure support. Provide support for supplier
alliances, supplier teaming and other critical strategic supplier
5% - Leads in establishing annual booking plans, manages
performance to plan, escalates variances and develops corrective
action plans to achieve commitments as
necessary.RequirementsRequires a Bachelor's degree in an
appropriate discipline and ten (10) years of directly related
experience, or an equivalent combination of education and
US Citizenship required. Must also be able to satisfy federal
government requirements for access to government information, and
having dual citizenship may preclude you from being able to meet
- Demonstrated skill in establishing and integrating strategies,
goals and objectives and directing resources, including the ability
to plan and coordinate the activities of assigned organizations and
- Ability to provide administrative leadership to accomplish
organizational goals and commitments.
- Ability and willingness to travel to suppliers as
- Competency in MS Office Suite products.
- Professional certifications in areas such as Supply Chain
Management, Project Management, Program Management, Purchasing
Management, Production and Inventory Control, etc. are not
mandatory, but highly desired.
- Experience in Government (FAR) and Commercial Contracting,
Legal and Regulatory Requirements.
- Knowledge of Earned Value Management.
- Knowledge of Six Sigma and Lean Practices.
Work Environment and Physical Requirements:
Employees in these positions must possess mobility to work in a
standard office setting and to use standard office equipment,
including a computer; stamina to sit or stand and maintain
attention to detail despite interruptions; may occasionally
lift/carry/push/pull up to 25 pounds; may require occasional
walking, climbing, stooping, crouching, and/or bending; and vision
to read printed materials and a computer screen, and hearing and
speech to communicate in person and over the telephone. May require
the ability to travel by air or auto. May require the use of
personal protective equipment such as safety glasses, safety shoes,
and shop coat. These positions may be expected to work varying
shifts and hours to ensure successful operation of activities in
Keywords: Aerojet Rocketdyne, Redmond , Program Management- Supply Chain Specialist, Professions , Redmond, Washington
Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!