**Description:** Are you looking for a JOB where you can have a significant positive impact on the warfighter? A job where you can grow and learn? Then look no further and apply today\!
Lockheed Martin's Missiles & Fire Control, SOF GLSS \(Special Operations Forces \- Global Logistic Sustainment Services\) contract provide logistics and sustainment supporting multiple programs and platforms\. With an established supply base around the world we are currently seeking a highly experienced supply chain / acquisition professional to join our Global Supply Chain team in the Lexington, KY area\.
Duties include but are not limited to:
Conduct research regarding suppliers
Prepare Request for Quotes
Analyze suppler data
Conduct negotiations for best value, delivery schedule, and Terms and Conditions
Create purchase order/Subcontract folders in accordance with the applicable requirements and issue Purchase Orders and track status to delivery
Support Statement of Work reviews and Bill of Material accuracy
A strong emphasis is placed on regular communications with suppliers, tracking performance against milestones, problem resolution, and reporting program status\.
Lexington, is in the heart of the Bluegrass and is the second\-largest city in Kentucky, known as the "Horse Capital of the World"\. The surrounding region is a great place to live and to raise a family with an abundance of government and technology jobs\. Where can you get to from Lexington? Louisville is about a 90 minute drive to the east\. Cincinnati, Ohio is about 2 hours to the north\. Indianapolis, Indiana is about 3 hours to the Northwest\. Nashville, TN is about 4 hours SouthWest\.
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:
A few of our benefit offerings are listed below:
Work/life balance, family\-friendly environment
Knowledgeable, supportive and engaged leadership
Diverse, inclusive and community\-minded organization
Rewards & recognition
Acquisition / procurement /Subcontract experience
Understanding of Global Supply Chain concepts and best practices
Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite
Solid Analytical skills
Solid verbal & written communication skills
Understanding Negotiations and ability to analyze pricing to establish a negotiation position
Ability to understand and apply requirements of the Federal Acquisition Regulations \(FAR\) and Defense Acquisition Regulations
Ensuring that all procurements are performed in accordance with Company policy and LMAP procedures\.
Experience working with requirements of the Federal Acquisition Regulations \(FAR\) and Defense Acquisition Regulations
Knowledge of Jobscope procurement systems, LMP2P and SAP systems
Understanding of Special Operations Forces infrastructure
Background in competitive procurement
Handling complex negotiations
**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\.