Lockheed Martin Subcontract Administrator Sr. in Palmdale, California

Will support Palmdale Outside Production procurement team. Procurement of airframe build to print detail parts and assemblies from engineering drawings in support of various aircraft programs. Sources and purchases machinery, equipment, tooling, raw material, packaging material, parts, services and/or supplies necessary for operation of an organization. Compiles information to keep informed on price trends and manufacturing processes. Confers with suppliers and analyzes supplier operations to determine factors that affect prices. Reviews proposals, and determines lowest costs consistent with quality, reliability, and ability to meet schedule requirements. Negotiates prices, recommends suppliers, prepares bid packages, analyzes trends, follows up on orders placed, verifies delivery, and maintains records. Will work with many internal and external departments and customers. Some travel may be required. Candidate must have the ability to obtain a security clearance.

Basic Qualifications Bachelors Degree required Experience reading blueprints and/or drawings Experience in build to print or build specifications procurement Supply chain management or purchasing or procurement or buying or subcontract management experience.

Desired skills Preferred candidate will have an active secret clearance Experience with Microsoft Office suite including Word, Excel and PowerPoint Experience with Systems, Applications and Processes (SAP) Excellent Communication Skills (verbal, written and presentation) Ability to multi-task with follow-up and follow through Ability to organize and prioritize assignments Ability to work independently or in a team environment Ability to be flexible and accept change Capable of making business based decision

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Job Location(s): Palmdale California