Subcontract Management Staff

Lockheed Martin Corporation Fort Worth, TX
Job Description :

This candidate will act as Lead for the Non-Production & Production Support Equipment for F-35 Majors and Sustainment. The candidate will be responsible for supplier source selection, purchase order placement and administration in support of F-35 Program. This candidate will be comfortable working with little guidance and direction. They are considered a self-starter and emerging authority within the organization. Duties include negotiations, documentation, purchase order maintenance and interface with functional organizations and international supplier management. Develops subcontract specifications, work statements, and terms and conditions for the procurement of specialized materials, equipment, and services. Prepares bid packages, conducts bidder conferences, analyzes and evaluates proposals, negotiates subcontract provisions, selects or recommends subcontractors, writes awards, and administers resulting subcontracts. Confers with vendors and analyzes vendors' operation to determine factors that affect prices and determines lowest cost consistent with quality, reliability, and ability to meet required schedules. Reviews proposals, negotiates prices, selects or recommends suppliers, analyzes trends, follows up on orders placed, verifies delivery, approves payment, and maintains necessary records. Engages with internal customer to develop procurement solutions. Will mentor less experienced procurement professionals. Some travel may be required.

Basic Qualifications

* Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university

* Experience in Supply Chain, Procurement, Buying or Supplier management

* Experience utilizing procurement systems (i.e. Systems Applications & Processes (SAP), Material Resource Planning (MRP) or similar Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) system)

* Experience with Microsoft Office Suite (PowerPoint, Outlook, Excel, or Project)

Desired skills

* Problem solving skills

* Negotiations skills

* Business acumen needed

* Ability to work in a fast-paced team environment and work well under pressure

* Excellent verbal and written communication skills

* Comfortable speaking to large audiences

* Self motivated and takes initiative

* Ability to organize and prioritize assignments

* Ability to analyze a problem and recommend solutions,

* Ability to work independently or in a team environment

* Ability to be flexible and accept change

* Capable of making business-based decision

* Understanding of Government Procurement processes and regulations

* Cost Price Analysis understanding

* SAP experience

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.

Join us at Lockheed Martin, where we're engineering a better tomorrow.

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): Fort Worth Texas

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