Harris Corporation Subcontracts Manager in Van Nuys, California

Subcontracts Manager 4/27/17OperationsUSA - CA - Van Nuys




Job ID: ES20172704-18737


Subcontracts Manager - Van Nuys, CA

Job Code: ES20172704-18737

Job Description:

Lead the Supply Chain organization for the Radar Business Area within the Electronic Systems Sector for Harris corp. This business area is located in Van Nuys CA. Total sales for this Business Area is $100 mil annually with approx. $50 mil in spend managed by the supply chain team. The functional role includes the procurement, subcontracts, Small Business and compliance responsibilities. The total Headcount is approx. 12 team members. The development of the entire organization will be considered a key aspect of this role along with the upfront engagement with the Engineering and program teams to influence the new product/program designs for an effective supply chain outcome. The ability to drive productivity improvements (Supplier Quality, Cost and cycle time) year over year is a critical aspect of this role. The leader will be a member of the Electronic Warfare Business Unit supply chain staff.


Bachelor's Degree in Engineering or Business Administration with experience in leading teams managing technical product/hardware development. Master’s in Business Administration desired.

12-15 + years of diverse professional management experience in all areas of Supply Chain/Procurement or Operations in a government contracting environment.

Preferred Additional Skills:

  • Significant experience leading the acquisition of custom, complex Electronic RF assemblies

  • Significant experience implementing Supply Chain strategies to in the design phase to achieve Quality, Cost and specification performance requirements.

  • Demonstrated experience in developing and building a high performing organization.

  • Government Procurement Experience.

  • Experience with Contractor Procurement System Review (CPSR) requirements.

  • Working knowledge of the Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR) and Defense Acquisition Regulations (DFAR).

  • Direct Experience with Long Term Agreements and/or Blanket Purchase Agreements.

  • Direct Experience Negotiation Terms & Conditions

Please be aware that many of our positions require a security clearance, or the ability to obtain one. Security clearances may only be granted to U.S. citizens. In addition, applicants who accept a conditional offer of employment may be subject to government security investigation(s) and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

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LocationUSA - CA - Van Nuys