Lockheed Martin Subcontract Administrator in Grand Prairie, Texas

Description: MFC is seeking a Sr. Subcontract Administrator for a position in Grand Prairie, TX to perform subcontract administration duties in support of the Precision Strike Missile (PrSM) program. This position is responsible for negotiating prices, price/cost analysis, and compliant procurement documentation required by Lockheed Martin Acquisition Procedures (LMAP), local Site Work Instructions, and Command Media. Responsibilities include but are not limited to the procurement and management of subcontracts for complex subsystems, components, parts, and hardware in support of program needs. Duties include:

Representing Lockheed Martin Global Supply Chain Organization (GSCO) as a prime Point of Contact (POC) for subcontracts or projects

Manage complex subcontracts, including those with Spec/SOW-driven requirements, and other specific procurements as required

Prepare and release Requests for Proposals (RFPs), receive, analyze and evaluate proposals, negotiate subcontract price, terms and conditions, select or recommend subcontractors, document agreements, administer resulting subcontracts / POs, including subcontract / PO closeout

Negotiate modifications to subcontracts, develop positive working relationships, and interface with suppliers via phone, email, or personal visits, as required. Confirm and / or expedite material deliveries to support program production dates

Manage supplier relationships and supplier performance to achieve program and customer requirements and goals for Sales, Orders, and Profit

Basic Qualifications:

Knowledge of acquisition policies and procedures associated with FAR / DFAR requirements

Working knowledge of standard contract types

Experience with SAP based procurement system

Experience managing supplier relationships and cross functional teams

Experience with the procurement of specialized materials, complex assemblies, and equipment within Defense or Aerospace industries

Strong interpersonal skills and demonstrated communication, negotiation, presentation and documentation skills

Ability to interact with senior internal and external personnel on significant matters which often requires coordination between functional organizations

Must have the ability to obtain a Secret security clearance

Able to travel

Desired Skills:

Cross-functional knowledge of Supplier Quality and Engineering as they relate to subcontract management

Ability to create and present using Microsoft Office tools

Ability to interact with senior management, suppliers and other external personnel on significant matters often requiring coordination between functional organizations

Ability and willingness to travel to supplier facilities to participate in meetings and to resolve subcontract/program issues on-site, as needed



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.

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