Material Program Manager Wireless

Job Title:
Material Program Manager Wireless
Job Location:
West
Relocation:
Yes
Position Level:
Manager
Position Report To:
Senior Manager
Position Responsibilities:

Senior professional with strong knowledge of job area and broad knowledge of project management. Manages complex projects or processes with general oversight. Communicates within and outside of own function to gain cooperation on operational processes, practices, and procedures. Makes moderate to substantial improvements to systems and processes. Contributes to achievement of departmental goals and operating plans with direct impact on the departmental results.

  • Plans, schedules and monitors the efficient movement of material from receiving or the warehouse to production.
  • Develops raw material requirements and scheduling requirements from engineering specifications and production schedules and coordinates material movement with purchasing, warehouse, and production.
  • Must be able to work in conjunction with engineering to develop accurate Bill of Materials (BOM’s) from the technical baseline & have the ability to flow down any control changes in the BOM during proposal process. 
  • Utilizes Material Requirements Planning (MRP) systems. May negotiate lead times with suppliers and manage schedules for timely delivery.
  • May interpret laws, rules and regulations regarding shipping and prepares applications for export/import control certifications and licenses.
  • Monitor performance metrics and proactively acts to address program and functional issues.
  • Make/Buy Decision making. 
  • Monitor performance metrics and proactively acts to address program and functional issues.
  • Past experience supporting government contractor/DOD/Aerospace companies would be ideal for this position.
  • Will be required to obtain an active secret level government issued security clearance within the first year of employment. This would be a condition of employment continuation. 
Percent Travel:
40
Direct Reports:
Yes
Experience Required:
  • Requires strong knowledge of job area typically obtained through advanced education combined with experience.
  • Typically viewed as having a specialty within discipline.
  • Requires EVMS knowledge.
  • May have broad knowledge of project management. Bachelor’s Degree and minimum 6 years of prior relevant experience.
  • Graduate Degree and a minimum of 4 years of prior related experience.
  • Experience using Deltek/CostPoint
Education Required:
BS/BA
Other Remarks: