Posted on: July 11, 2021
We are excited to announce our opening for a Material Planner on
our Materials Management team in our Rockville, MD location! This
person will be responsible for supporting the material acquisition
plans for the multiple programs within the Leidos Defense and
Intelligence Business Lines. Must have the ability to work with
Programs in generating material requirements and providing the
necessary support of acquisition plans from start to finish.
Individual will be interfacing with Vendors, Logistics, Receiving,
Materials Management, and Strategic Sourcing to ensure program
milestones are met.
oWorks with Program team to ensure a streamlined procurement
process of materials against program requirements.
oCandidate must have the ability to work with programs in
generating material requirements and providing the necessary
support of acquisition plans from start to finish.
oMaintains reports and monitors material movement throughout
manufacturing and inventory sequences.
oCoordinates forecasts, workload, expediting, and acquisition
priority with commodity/category team leadership.
oProvides advice to programs as to proper routes to take that will
be to the greatest benefit of the program.
oAnalyzes material requirements for leveraging opportunities,
supplier recommendations, acquisition planning
oEngages supply chain (vendor to manufacturing) to determine
optimal acquisition strategy.
oManages production and delivery schedules.
oRequires a BA degree or equivalent experience and less than 5
years prior relevant experience.
oStrong Microsoft Office knowledge and skills
oAbility to prioritize multiple tasks
oGreat organization and communication skills
oIntermediate Excel experience (Pivot Tables, Charts, v-Lookups,
Supply Chain Management experience
MRP knowledge or experience
Strong knowledge and experience in Federal Acquisition Regulation
(FAR) requirements for price and source justification requirements
at appropriate levels for purchasing card orders
External Referral Bonus:
External Referral Bonus $:
Potential for Telework:
Clearance Level Required:
Yes, 10% of the time
Scheduled Weekly Hours:
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