United Launch Alliance (ULA) seeks a Subcontract Administration Specialist at its Corporate Headquarters in Centennial, CO. We're looking for the best and brightest to take our Supply Chain department to the next level. ULA is America's #1 space launch provider with 100% mission success on over 120 consecutive launches.
Our rockets and our people unleash unlimited Mankind's Potential in Space. Our vision is to Save Lives, Explore the Universe and Connect the World.
-Flexible Work Schedule: ULA operates to a standard work schedule of 9/80 with the alternate Fridays off.
-Employee Incentive Plan: ULA rewards employees for their contributions toward achieving ULA's annual goals. -Tuition Assistance: ULA offers financial assistance to employees seeking college and university degrees and job-related professional certifications. -Full Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, and Accident & Disability plans that start Day 1. -Generous paid Vacation and Holiday schedule, and matching 401K Savings plan.
The Specialist assists in development of subcontract specifications, work statements, and terms and conditions for the procurement of specialized materials, equipment, and services. Prepares requests for quotes (RFQ) and proposals (RFP) packages, conducts bidders' conferences, analyzes and evaluates supplier proposals, negotiates subcontract provisions, selects subcontract source, creates subcontract documents, and administers resulting subcontracts. Negotiates and coordinates additions, deletions, or modifications to subcontracts. Participates with subcontract Compliance to develop purchasing policies and procedures. Coordinates with engineering, quality and finance as necessary to mitigate supplier performance risk and resolve supplier issues. Subcontract Administration is authorized to commit the company to a subcontract for products in support of launch vehicle production.
External Additional Requirements Entry level position 0-2 years experience Bachelor's degree in a business related field or relatable Industry experience in lieu of the degree Experience with Microsoft Office applications Knowledge of Supply Chain, Procurement, or Business
External Preferred Qualifications Bachelor's degree in Supply Chain Management or Procurement Experience with a SAP MRP System Field related internships
Functional Job Description Safety to Self and Others: Must be able to perform all assigned tasks in a safe manner. While performing the duties of this job, the employee may be exposed to repetitive motion injuries due to keyboarding or to cuts and bruises due to typical office accidents.
Physical Demands: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to use computer and office equipment and to use hands to type, manipulate, handle, and feel; reach with hands and arms; talk; and hear. The employee frequently is required to stand, walk, and sit. The employee is occasionally required to climb, balance, bend, stoop, kneel, or crouch. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 10 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and ability to adjust focus.
Work Environment: The noise level in the work environment is typical of most office environments with telephones, personal interruptions, and background noises.
Mental Functions: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to communicate verbally and in writing and use interpersonal skills. The employee is regularly required to prioritize, multitask, analyze, interpret, coordinate, compile, evaluate, synthesize, compute, problem solve, concentrate, and think critically. The employee is occasionally required to copy, instruct, and negotiate.
Judgment and Decision-Making: Work is regularly assigned by self, supervisor, and departmental staff. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to exercise prudent judgment, decision making, and analytical skills to determine manner and operational steps necessary to properly handle inquiries and perform daily tasks within professional standards. Decision making is guided by ULA policies and procedures.
All tasks described in the job description must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. The duties and responsibilities listed are intended only as illustrations of the various types of work that may be performed. The omission of specific statements of fundamental job duties and responsibilities does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related or a logical assignment for the position. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Security Clearance / International Traffic In Arms Regulations (ITAR) This position requires use of information which is subject to the International Traffic In Arms Regulations (ITAR). Therefore, all applicants must be U.S. Persons as defined in ITAR 120.15 (e.g., U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident (Green Card holder) or protected individual. Also see 8 U.S.C. 1101(a)(20) and 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3) for additional information.)
ULA is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender, national origin, disability, protected veteran status or any other categories protected by law.
ULA is a participant in the federal E-Verify Program.
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* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.