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Lockheed Martin Subcontract Manager Staff / Grand Prairie, TX in Grand Prairie, Texas

Description: Lockheed Martin’s Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) Global Supply Chain team is looking for a passionate, detail-oriented problem-solver to add to its Development team. As a Subcontract Manager (SCM), it will be your responsibility to facilitate the procurement cycle from beginning to end. THAAD is a fast-paced program with ample opportunities for growth and new experiences. Our team operates in a dynamic, cross-functional environment and strives to make all the pieces of the puzzle fit together to deliver quality products on time to our customers. The selected candidate will serve as the primary liaison between Lockheed Martin and our suppliers, communicating customer concerns, expediting delivery schedules, and tracking engineering revisions and material needs. As an SCM, you will have authority to purchase material on LM’s behalf. During procurement, you will be the primary LM representative—issuing solicitations, negotiating contract requirements, and managing supplier performance. You will regularly report supply chain metrics, risks, and strategic opportunities to senior-level internal customers. In addition, this position will offer the selected candidate opportunities for travel, personal development, a comprehensive benefits package and flexible work schedule.

This position will be responsible to drive mitigation activities across the THAAD Program Supply Chain. The position is to organize and execute activities between Global Supply Chain and Production Operations for the THAAD program. Duties include:

-Manage all material requirements, attend shortage meetings and assist the team and program with any supplier related issues.

-Interface with the site’s Leadership Team and all other departments including Engineering, Quality, Production Operations and PP&C for resource planning.

-Effectively communicate with Program Supply Chain and various customers.

-Travel will be required.

Basic Qualifications:

Subcontracts/Supplier Management or related

experience; Knowledge/familiarity with proposal

preparation, evaluation and negotiation; Ability to

work in a team environment and interface with

Program and Senior Management, as well as

Customer; Self-starter requiring minimal supervision

who can work independently and would be able to

assume a lead role; Ability to drive actions to closure

requiring interaction with subcontractor and other

functional areas; Effective communication and

presentation skills; FAR/DFARS experience, Able to

make strategic decisions, Computer proficient –

including MS Office applications

Must have the ability to obtain a secret clearance

Desired Skills:

In addition to the Basic Qualifications above the ideal

candidate will have experience with:

Green Belt Certification

Knowledge/Experience with LMAP and CAP

Subcontract Management experience in Production or

Design/Development environment



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.


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