Lockheed Martin Subcontract Manager in Grand Prairie, Texas

MFC is seeking a Subcontract Manager for a position in Grand Prairie, TX to manage complex major subcontracts in support of the Guided Multiple Launch Rocket System (GMLRS) program. 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 Specification/Statement of Work (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

Manage supplier relationships and supplier performance to achieve program and customer requirements and goals for Sales, Orders, and Profit

Basic Qualifications Knowledge of procurement and management of subcontracts.

Experience managing supplier relationships and cross functional teams

Able to lead groups in problem solving

Excellent communications, negotiations, presentation and documentation skills

Desired skills Cross-functional knowledge of Supplier Quality and Engineering as they relate to subcontract management

Ability to create and present using Microsoft Office tools

Strong verbal communication and presentation skills

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

Must have the ability to obtain a security clearance

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.

Join us at Lockheed Martin, where we’re engineering a better tomorrow.

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): Grand Prairie Texas