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Program Material Manager

at Lockheed Martin Corporation

Posted: 4/30/2019
Job Reference #: 503817
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Job Description

Req ID
479241BR

LMCareers Business Unit
ESS4400 SPACE

Work Schedule
9x80A-9,9,9,9,8 hrs/d in wk1, /9,9,9,9,off in wk2

Security Clearance
None

Shift
First

Direct/Indirect
Direct

Business Area
Space

Department
82N0A00:SCM - Procurement

Relocation/Housing Stipend Available
No

Job Code/Title
E4564:Procrmnt, Plng & Cntrl Stf

Job Class
Purchasing/Procurement/Supply Chain

Job Category
Experienced Professional

Program
SCM-PRGM

Industry Job Title
Program Material Manager

Req Type
Full-Time

Job Description
The coolest jobs on this planet… or any other… are with Lockheed Martin Space.

At the dawn of a new space age, Lockheed Martin is a pioneer, partner, innovator and builder. Our amazing men and women are on a mission to make a difference in the world and every day we use our unique skills and experiences to create, design and build solutions to some of the worlds’ hardest engineering problems. Our culture encourages employees to dream big, perform with excellence and create incredible products. We provide the resources, inspiration and focus and if you have the passion and courage to dream big, we want to build a better tomorrow with you.


Going to space is just the beginning. It’s what you do when you get there that matters. Lockheed Martin builds the satellites and spacecraft that do amazing things in space for government and commercial customers. Connecting people. Advancing discovery. And protecting what matters most. Lockheed Martin-built satellites give earlier warning of severe weather, connect troops on the battlefield, and deliver GPS directions to a billion people worldwide.

As we look to the future, we’re driving innovations to help our customers do even more in orbit. That’s why we’re crafting smarter satellites that operate like smartphones in the sky, with apps that can be updated in orbit so they can adapt as mission needs on the ground change. Your mission is ours. And as that mission evolves, we’ll be ready. Will you?

Every day, our 100,000 employees come to work with one focus – our customers’ missions. 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.

What does this role look like?


Did you ever think that you could work for a company and actually have an impact on programs that are working on putting astronauts on Mars, creating 3D printed satellites, launching payloads that learn in orbit, or that are developing national defense systems? Lockheed Martin Space technology connects millions of people around the world and we’re accelerating tomorrow’s breakthroughs to help our customers stay ahead in an ever-changing world. We’re shaping the space technologies of tomorrow, today. At Space, we are driven by innovation and integrity. We believe that by applying the highest standards of business ethics and visionary thinking, everything is within our reach – and yours as a Lockheed Martin Space employee. At Space we value your skills, training, and education. Come, join us and experience your future!

The Program Material Manager (PMM) will provide strategic interface between the Program Team and the Supply Chain Management Central Procurement Team and is responsible for providing coordination of the organization’s performance in support of the Program’s requirements.

This role will offer you the following daily challenges:

Responsibilities include the development of forecasts for future requirements, engagement with program teams early in the life cycle to influence optimal acquisition strategy, issue resolution, monitoring/ management of internal organizational performance and performance reporting to functional and program management. The PMM function also includes the monitoring of supplier performance, expediting of supplier deliveries when required and other strategic engagement activities. Additional tasks may be assigned as required by the programs and management.

Basic Qualifications
To be successful, you need to possess these basic qualifications:

• Bachelors degree in a related discipline, or equivalent experience/combined education, with 10 years of professional Supply Chain experience; or 8 years of professional Supply Chain experience with a related Masters degree.
• Demonstrated proactive/strategic approach to project management with a track record of success.
• Demonstrated experience using performance metrics, applying data analysis techniques and action plans with a track record of success.
• Supplier management experience.
• Demonstrated business acumen
• Proven leadership skills and ability to work independently without appreciable direction.
• Must demonstrate ability to influence and inspire through teamwork and collaboration.
• Proven ability to collaborate with cross functional teams.
• Internal and external customer interface experience.
• Proven customer service and problem-solving skills.
• Strong communication and presentation skills
• Must possess an aptitude for positive behaviors that align with LM initiatives towards delivering Results, Shape the Future, Build Effective Relationships, Energize the Team, Model Personal Excellence.
• Highly developed critical thinking and problem solving skills.
• Excellent English communication skills, both written and verbal.

Desired skills
To be successful, ideally, you should also have:

• Knowledge of LM Space Systems Programs.
• Exposure to a category management environment.
• Experience with the acquisition of aerospace electrical and mechanical components, assemblies and subsystems
• Working knowledge of various contract types (Firm-Fixed Price (FFP), Cost Plus (CP), Time and Material (T&M) and Guaranteed Maximum Price (GMP).
• Familiarization with business con-ops
• Working knowledge of SAP/P2P or similar ERP programs.
• PO Folder Experience
• MS Project/Scheduling Experience; MS PowerPoint
• Strong Negotiation Skills

Benefits of Employment:

To promote the sharing of ideas, Lockheed Martin champions an inclusive work environment that urges differences and big-picture thinking.

Our employees play an active role in strengthening the quality of life where we live and work by volunteering more than 850,000 hours annually. Here are some of the benefits you can enjoy:

• Medical {many choices of plans; some LM locations have on-site medical}
• Dental
• 401k {with generous matching}
• Paid time off including, {25 three-day weekends}
• Work/life balance, family-friendly environment
• Career development, career-growth, and lots of learning opportunities for aspiring minds
• Fun, talented and witty teammates
• Knowledgeable, supportive and engaged leadership
• Diverse, inclusive and community-minded organization
• Mentorship opportunities
• Rewards & recognition
• Generous Tuition Reimbursement
 
href=https://www.lockheedmartinjobs.com/working-here#benefits Learn more about Lockheed Martin’s competitive and comprehensive benefits package.

…just to name a few reasons to join Lockheed Martin Space!
 
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.

State
Colorado

Virtual
no

City
Littleton

Zip
80127

EEO
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.

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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.

City, State
Littleton, CO