Northrop Grumman Mgr Material Handling 2 in Baltimore, Maryland
Oversees the BWI Shipping operation, working closely with Operations manager, Shipping floor manager, and Director.
Leads team SQDCM efforts, Participates in Sector TLCOP, Utilize best practices and ensures team has tools and knowledge to make ALL contract delivery dates.
Ensure "Return to Vendor" process is within Global Supply Chain requirements, coordinate special projects, ensure compliant processing and packaging of NGC product or customer provided items.
Manages proper storage of supplies, materials, and equipment involved in Shipping and logistics operations, Team compliance with Customs Trade Partnership Against Terrorism (CTPAT) rules and practices.
Ensures documentation flow (including packaging instructions) are processed accurately, effectively, and efficiently
Responsible for generating and implementing continuous improvement projects, Incorporating Lean Six Sigma practices into our daily work flow, working with Operations manager to carry out the goals of upper management and our customers
Work to build a solid working relationship with our Programs, Contracts team, OPM community, Security, Environmental, Health, Safety, and Fire Prevention (EHSFP) team, and Mission Assurance to create an atmosphere of open communication and world class customer service
Solicit and manage shipping forecasts and steady communication with Programs and their OPMs to ensure resources are available to handle projected throughput in shipping
Coordinate with Shipping floor manager and Operations manager on schedules, goals, and customer required dates- Advise ASAP anything that may keep us from meeting requirements
Adjust shipping processing schedules to re-prioritize workload to meet the daily demands
Coordinates with packaging engineers for special containers and packing requirements
Supervises employees and maintain the accuracy of CATS time charging on a daily basis
Assists everyone who has shipping related questions for quick problem resolution
Ability to lead and motivate Union personnel
-Ability to work on-site
The chosen candidate will have excellent communication and interpersonal skills, strong problem solving skills, ability to multi-task, and demonstrated leadership skills.
Bachelor's degree and at least 9 years of relevant experience, including related experience in transportation, or supply chain
Minimum of 3 years of managerial or people leadership experience
Minimum of 2 years of Experience with preparing, routing, and costing for domestic and international shipments via Air or surface
Proficiency with NGMS SAP functions, NGC :Enterprise Export Management System (EEMS), Domestic Transportation Management System (DTMS) , MS Office applications
Ability to obtain and maintain a DoD Secret clearance or higher
Ability to lead meetings and present in front of team, management, customers, and or vendors
Ability to promote cross training within the team, working to increase efficiencies
Minimum of 2 year of actual shipping/logistics processing
Understanding of shipping practices CONUS and OCONUS
Experience managing Foreign Trade Zones (FTZ) activities
Experience in handling USGOV shipments via DD250 or DD1149
Experience with Project cargo logistics/documentation
Familiarity with Wide Area Work Flow (WAWF)
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Job Category : Global Supply Chain