Lockheed Martin Senior Subcontract Management in Palmdale, California

The position will entail interfacing with Program Customer Supply, Planning, Program Management, and SCM Management.

The position entails supplier source selection, purchase order placement and administration. Duties include cost/price analysis, negotiations, documentation, purchase order maintenance and interface with functional organizations and supplier management. Develops subcontract specifications, work statements, and terms and conditions for the procurement of specialized materials, equipment, and services. Prepares bid packages, conducts bidders' conferences, analyzes and evaluates proposals, negotiates subcontract provisions, selects or recommends subcontractors, writes awards, and administers resulting subcontracts. Negotiates and coordinates additions, deletions, or modifications to subcontracts. Participates with contracts administration and purchasing to develop new concepts, techniques and standards in subcontract policies and procedures. Considered an expert in field within the organization and has sound knowledge of related disciplines. Develops solutions to complex problems which require the regular use of ingenuity and innovation.

Expected to be a mentor to lesser experienced procurement professionals. Attend regularly scheduled program meetings, status subcontract management activities, as well as progress and status the Program Integrated Master Schedules. Must be a US citizen, working in a facility that requires special access

Basic Qualifications -Supply Chain, Procurement or buying experience -Experience or knowledge/understanding of with Government Policies, Procedures, and Regulations

Desired skills -Demonstrated experience issuing requests for proposal, analyzing bids, subcontract management, contract negotiation -Experience of sustainment principals including subcontract management -Systems, Applications and Processes (SAP) Experience

-Demonstrated mentoring skills and training experience Leader, Program and Executive Communication Experience -Knowledge and execution experience of sustainment principals including subcontract management -Should have experience in repair concept of operations, contract accountability provisions, metrics, etc. -Cross functional program experience -Knowledgeable of Lockheed Martin Policies, Procedures, and Regulations -Strong Financial Aptitude -Cost Analysis Experience -Excellent Communication Skills (verbal, written and presentation) -Supply Systems Experience -Repair Order Administration -Cost contracting knowledge -Team Leadership Experience -General Sustainment Contract Knowledge, -Ability to collaborate cross-functionally, build consensus, shape/influence opinion and articulate the future state -Ability to multi-task with follow-up and follow-through

As a leading technology innovation company, Lockheed Martin’s vast team works with partners around the world to bring proven performance to our customers’ toughest challenges. Lockheed Martin has employees based in many states throughout the U.S., and Internationally, with business locations in many nations and territories.

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Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Job Location(s): Palmdale California