Lockheed Martin Global Supply Chain Management in Grand Prairie, Texas

Description: The successful candidate will manage the Global Supply Chain (GSC) activities of procurement & subcontracting on the THAAD Program within the Upper Tier Integrated Air and Missile Defense (UTIAMD) line of business.

This role is responsible for managing a group of Subcontract Managers (SCMs) who oversee procurement & subcontracting activities with suppliers supporting the various elements of the THAAD Program.

Responsibilities will also include interfacing with senior management both internally and at various subcontractors/suppliers, reporting status and performance metrics to program level management, ensuring timely delivery and quality of direct material to the production and other required sites in support of program milestones. A significant amount of interface is required with program office personnel and various functional departments.

This position will be responsible to drive mitigation activities across the THAAD Program Supply Chain in support of overall program execution. The position is to assist with and drive execution of projects between Program Management, Global Supply Chain, Quality, Engineering and Production Operations for the THAAD program.

Travel will be required.

Basic Qualifications:

Full Spectrum Leadership

The ability to lead, delegate, motivate and coach individual contributors in a team environment

Effective presentation, verbal and written communication skills

Ability to adapt to changing priorities while executing to meet mission success

Knowledge and experience of the Procurement, Subcontract Management, Proposal Process, Risk Mitigation & Project Management as it relates to Supply Chain.

Strong ability to resolve tactical obstacles and make strategic decisions while delivering results

Ability to travel

Ability to obtain a US Secret Security Clearance

Desired Skills:

Experience training and coaching new team members

Working knowledge of Lockheed Martin Acquisition Procedures (LMAP) and FAR

SAP & P2P Experience

Strong social acumen - team player able to effectively communicate with cross-functional organizations and build working relationships

Strong ability to multi-task while delivering results

Experience with creating & executing in a team environment

Experience implementing change to improve processes



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