Lockheed Martin Procurement Data Analyst in Littleton, Colorado
The Central Procurement (CP) Procurement Data Analyst (PDA) supports the Director of Procurement and the Supply Chain Senior Leadership Team by executing the following work scope:
• Utilize business knowledge & acumen to gather, analyze, and organize historical, current, and future data in order to support informed strategic planning and proactive decisions. • Create persuasive business cases and strategic plans based on the analyzed data and communicate them via concise executive briefing packages. • Develop tools to improve efficiencies across the organization and drive process improvement. • Coordinates requests for information and distills inputs into the most salient points for use at the executive level.
The PDA should possess a unique blend of skills in order to excel in an executive environment. Specifically, the ideal candidate will have strong analytical / statistical thinking and business acumen skills, exhibit exceptional organizational skill, demonstrate proactive thinking, operate autonomously as appropriate, and produce superior work products under short deadlines. Other duties and special projects may be assigned as they arise. The PDA needs to be willing and able to travel as needed. This role will be exposed to sensitive organizational information and must have a keen awareness that most information will be confidential and remain confidential.
Basic Qualifications - High level of proficiency with Excel statistical & data analysis tools (Experience creating macros is a plus)
Ability to translate data into meaningful graphic representations for presentations
Experience with database creation / manipulation (Access required)
Be highly organized & employ strong time management skills
Proactive / strategic thinking
Desired skills - Engineering degree or equivalent experience - Experience with SAP / ERP Reporting - Demonstrated track record for meeting deadlines - Demonstrated sustained high performance - Strong written and verbal communications skills including executive communications brevity - Strong presentation skills - Professional maturity and awareness to manage sensitive information and maintaining a level of trust with CP Leaders - Ability to keep information confidential and willingness to exercise confidentiality - Ability to prioritize multiple projects and competing priorities and produce superior results under deadline pressure - Ability to learn quickly and engage at the executive level to broaden career perspective - Ability to build effective relationships and balance interests of multiple stakeholders - Persuasion and influence skills - Demonstrated leadership abilities - Ability to work independently - Strong reasoning and judgment - Strong social acumen skills
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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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.
Job Location(s): Littleton Colorado