Lockheed Martin Industrial Prime Vendor Material Supportability Lead in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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Responsible for managing Material Supportability efforts in support of the Industrial Product-Support Vendor (IPV) Gen III Program with teams and facilities near and on Tinker AFB in Oklahoma City, OK.
Specific responsibilities include: • Understand and manage material supportability issues for all 49K NSN’s across all three USAF Air Logistics Complex (ALC) on the contract schedule of items. • Ensure across the three sites that there is ongoing collaborative production planning efforts with the Defense Logistics Agency and the local USAF ALC Maintenance Groups • Coordinate Demand Planning efforts between LM Demand Planners at all three sites. • Lead weekly material supportability meetings between LM and DLA to work material challenges required support future production for all three sites • Assist in the development and operation of the production planning tool required to focus kit builds based on material supportability and customer requirements • Manage obsolescence issues as required with DLA and the USAF groups at each site • Ensure material supportability and production planning stay in synch at each site • Optimize mix of DLA and Commercial sourced items to ensure 100% material supportability
Daily efforts may include the following types of activities:
• Coordination of responses between DLA and LM on long-term material supportability challenges. • Coordinate forecasts to support mid/long term production requirements. • Adjust, as required, material buy recommendations for adjustments in customer requirements. • Monitor and identify supportability challenges across all three sites and optimize levels for common items to ensure priority support is given where required. • Coordinate expedite requests with DLA and commercial sourcing with a goal of 100% material on hand to support production builds.
Basic Qualifications • Material Planning/ Material Forecasting experience • Ability to use MS Office Suite (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Access) • Experience interfacing directly with government customers • Experience in demand planning • Excellent oral and written communication skills • Strong quantitative and analytical skills • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, rapidly changing environment • Detailed and process oriented • Ability to work with minimal supervision
Desired skills • IPV experience • Leadership experience in logistics with a history of supporting depot operations • Understanding of Warehouse operations • Strong use and knowledge of Excel • History of developing and presenting to executive-level leadership • Focus on building customer confidence and relationship building • Working knowledge of SCM+ and various government systems such as FEDMALL, eMALL, etc. • 3 years Material Planning/ Material Forecasting experience focused on advanced data analysis
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Job Location(s): Oklahoma City Oklahoma