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Job Description

Supply Chain Planning Analyst 3

Northrop Grumman Supply Chain Management Group seeks a Supply Chain Planning Analyst 3 to join its team.
This position is located in Linthicum, MD.
The Analyst develops and implements long-term supply chain strategies and networks that address capacity issues and production location decisions in support of business growth.
Specifically, this position performs the following work responsibilities:
Supports business execution of new programs and initiatives that include promotional activities, forecast and coordination for key events, new product launches, and network redesigns.
Monitors key performance indicators, analyzes cost-to-serve performance data, and
coordinates cross-functional work teams to increase effectiveness of supply chain initiatives.
Reporting into the Supply Chain Program Manager, provides support that will help to ensure the supply chain management requirements identified during a proposal or program execution phase of programs are being addressed.
Working with the Proposal and Program Teams, the Analyst evaluates material and equipment requirements throughout the life of a program.
In conjunction with business development efforts, the Analyst works with the Subcontract Administrators as well as the Business Development and Program Teams to define bid and proposal requirements, schedules and budgets, and draft and/or update the initial make or buy plans and various supply chain management strategies related to materials, procurement and
subcontracts management.
With the Subcontract Administrators, tracks performance against B&P schedule of activities, supports the source evaluation and selection process of suppliers during the pricing of all material and subcontract requirements; prepares proposal pricing inputs; and supports the team in the development of supplier capabilities and risk profiles, presentations and various reports.
During the execution of a program, the Analyst works with members of the supply chain management team to monitor and provide status of material, procurement and subcontract activities as well as report on the cost, schedule and quality performance of the supply chain requirements for the program.
Provides oversight of supply chain activities being performed on multiple programs.
Basic Qualifications:
Bachelor's Degree in a business related discipline (Supply Chain, Operations, or Business) and a minimum of 6 years related work experience or a Master’s Degree in a business related field with 4+ years related work experience. Related professional work experience should include cost account management, supplier financial reporting and forecasting and supplier and program and product scheduling.
U.S.Citizenship is required with the ability to obtain and maintain a Secret government security clearance.
Must have proficient working knowledge and understanding with the use of various aspects of supply chain management - materials management, procurement, subcontracts and supplier quality, in order to support engineering, production, logistics and the program management teams in the performance of their roles and responsibilities.
High level of proficiency in MS Office suite and SAP
Proficient understanding and work experience with Bills of Materials, MRP, and ERP tools.
Preferred Qualifications:
Master's Degree in Supply Chain, Business or Operations with a minimum of 6 years related work experience in federal and defense contracting requirements including ITAR, DOS licenses, the FAR and the DFAR.
Experience with complex electronics manufacturing and processes. Minimum of 6 years related work experience managing and/or developing suppliers in a high tech industry.


Northrop Grumman Corporation is a leading global security company providing innovative systems, products, and solutions in unmanned systems, cybersecurity, C4ISR, and logistics and modernization to government and commercial customers worldwide.

Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

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