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
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
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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