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Supply Chain Professional /Subcontract Manager/ Expat Saudi Arabia

Apply Now Job ID: 538577BR Date posted: Sep. 16, 2020 City: Grand PrairieState: Texas Program: UTIAMD
Description:Very exciting and trailblazing opportunity as a Subcontract Manager for projects in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
Position is a full-time position located in Kingdom of Saudi Arabia as an ExPat.
Lockheed Martin’s Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) Global Supply Chain team is looking for a passionate, detail-oriented problem- solver. The successful candidate will support an exciting new team in the THAAD GSC organization. Primary responsibility will be focused on support and execution of significant FMS efforts. Responsibilities will also include interfacing with management both internally and at various subcontractors/suppliers, reporting status and performance metrics to program level management, ensuring timely delivery and quality of direct material to the production and other required sites in support of program milestones. A significant amount of interface is required with program office personnel and various functional departments and suppliers in Kingdom. Cross-functional knowledge, partnering and leadership with Program Management, Global Supply Chain, Quality, Engineering and Production Operations will be essential for success in this role. 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.
Basic Qualifications:
*Expat Position Located in Kingdom of Saudi Arabia*

Ability to lead projects & teams to execute Supply Chain subcontracts and sourcing activities in an executing capacity as a Purchasing agent/Buyer/Subcontract Administrator/Manager 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 ability to obtain a Secret security clearance
Desired Skills:
International Sourcing Experience 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
Other Important Information You Should Know Expression of Interest: By applying to this job, you are expressing interest in this position and could be considered for other career opportunities where similar skills and requirements have been identified as a match. Should this match be identified you may be contacted for this and future openings.Telecommute: This is a full-time telecommuter position which offers the flexibility to work away from a Lockheed Martin facility, usually a home office, with reliable telecommunications access. Selected candidates may work from a local Lockheed Martin facility if mutually agreed to with the leader.Work Schedules: Lockheed Martin supports a variety of alternate work schedules that provide additional flexibility to our employees. Schedules range from standard 40 hours over a five day work week while others may be condensed. These condensed schedules provide employees with additional time away from the office and are in addition to our Paid Time off benefits.Schedule for this Position: 4x10 hour day, 3 days off per weekSecurity Clearance Statement: This position requires a government security clearance, you must be a US Citizen for consideration.Clearance Level: Secret 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. Join us at Lockheed Martin, where your mission is ours. Our customers tackle the hardest missions. Those that demand extraordinary amounts of courage, resilience and precision. They’re dangerous. Critical. Sometimes they even provide an opportunity to change the world and save lives. Those are the missions we care about.

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.
Experience Level: Experienced ProfessionalBusiness Unit: MISSILES AND FIRE CONTROLRelocation Available: YesCareer Area: Purchasing/Procurement/Supply ChainType: Full-TimeVirtual Location: yes Shift: First Apply Now

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