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Mgr Prod Planning Sched 2

Northrop Grumman | Clearfield UT 84089 USA | Full Time | Posted: 02/26/2021

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Climb to new heights on your journey when you start Defining Possible with Northrop Grumman. Enjoy a purposeful career in aeronautics that is crucial to the way we connect and protect our world across land, sea, and air. Bring your experience and take advantage of this opportunity to discover how you can start to push past possible and achieve your goals today. Enjoy a diverse, collaborative environment with professionals across the nation ready to help launch your career.

Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems has an opening for a Manager, Prod Planning Scheduling 2 to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Clearfield, UT.

The selected candidate will:

Oversee all Production Planning with responsibility for Master Scheduling, Forecast Management, Material Planning, Inventory Control, and Logistics. Identifies, develops, and implements the department metrics and goals to achieve results and execute programs and projects on time and within budgets. Drive consistent policies in support of business standards and objectives while mitigating risk. Provides the leadership skills to influence, motivate, and direct the staff to build effective department and foster cooperation between the various functional counterparts.

Essential Functions:

1. Build strong working relationships with key customers, with metrics that capture customer satisfaction, including:
  • Site Leaders
  • Cost Center Leaders
  • Finance Materials CAMS
  • Facilities/Tooling Manager
  • 2. Responsible for the lifecycle execution of the production planning process which includes, loading sales orders/ purchase orders, forecast demand, material planning, material consumption, material control, shipment of finished goods, and logistics

    3. Responsible to oversee the generation of schedules to support new business proposals and develop strategies to support new business capture

    4. Attend regular program and production meetings

    5. Implements and maintains process improvements by analyzing and establishing best practices for demand management and materials management

    6. Advises management of the status of work in progress, material availability, and potential production problems to ensure that personnel, equipment, materials, and services are provided as needed

    7. Coordinates interdepartmental activity with quality assurance, manufacturing, purchasing, engineering, inventory control, and logistics

    8. Manage internal and external supplier relationships and resolve any escalated issues related to daily activities. Engage with Internal stakeholders in order to generate and execute ideas and opportunities.

    9. Manage a team including performance reviews, motivating team members, and providing appropriate communication to team members

    10. Implement LEAN continues improvement for existing facilities and new facilities

    11. Strong knowledge of EDI, MRP/ERP systems and functionality


    Basic Qualifications:
    • 8 years of experience in Supply Chain
    • Minimum of 3 years of management experience in the area of operation, Supply Chain, or related field with prior experience managing individual contributors
    • Bachelors Degree
    • Computer literate with intermediate level of Microsoft Project, Excel, and Power Point capability
    • Advanced working knowledge of Production and Inventory Control concepts, including Supply Chain Management, Material Requirements Planning, Lean Manufacturing Concepts, material replenishment, repairs, cycle time, inventory levels, scrap rate, pricing, suppliers, and contracts
    • Ability to solve problems effectively
    • Strong written and oral communication skills
    • Ability to support team environment and build strong team
    • -MES and Costpoint knowledge
    • Bachelor's Degree and 6 years of experience working as a scheduler OR Master's Degree and 4 Years working as a scheduler
    • Must have the ability to obtain a DoD Secret clearance
    • Must have the ability to obtain a special program access clearance
    Preferred Qualifications:
    • CPIM, LEAN, and Six Sigma preferred, but not required
    • BS degree in Supply Chain or related plus a minimum of 8-10 years of related work experience or Masters Degree.
    • Aircraft and/or composite manufacturing experience
    • Experience in aerospace scheduling
    • Proficient in Microsoft project
    • Experience in startup programs
    Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

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    Location Clearfield, UT, 84089, United States
    Categories Manufacturing & Production
    Sec Clearances Secret

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    Job Code 20030609