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Senior Specialist, Material Management

Company: L3Harris
Location: Rochester
Posted on: June 7, 2021

Job Description:


Job Title: Senior Specialist, Material Management

Job Code: SAS20211503-58053

Job Location: Rochester, NY

Job Description:

  • Lead all aspects of the Supply Chain Material Management process from proposal stage through Program award and execution. Determines with engineering the feasibility of material, components, specifications or requirements and supports product development activities, including proposal support and engineering change impacts to Supply Chain and analyzes market trends & supplier capacity.
  • Utilize Material Requirements Planning (MRP) systems to effectively time phase material to service cash flow objectives and program schedule.
  • Plan, schedule and monitor the efficient movement of material from identification of the requirement to delivery to the end user.
  • Define raw material scheduling requirements from engineering specifications and production schedules.
  • Manage material cost and schedule, ensuring on-time delivery, quality, and affordability with the ability to monitor and reconcile any relevant Supply Chain disruptions that develop throughout the program lifecycle.
  • Coordinate key cross functional Supply Chain resources to ensure program requirements are known to allow management to scale internal capacity as needed.
  • Estimate and Manage labor budget for program Supply Chain resources
  • Coordinate material distribution with purchasing, warehouse, and end user.
  • Establish, track, and report EVMS performance for large budget programs.
  • Plan and schedule materials, equipment, and commodity products of high complexity for government and commercial programs.
  • Identify and mitigate supplier risk with active engagement with buyers and subcontract managers in process improvements to continually increase efficiency and effectiveness
  • Develop strategies, implement plans, and track progress for cost savings initiatives.
  • Provide timely and accurate Supply Chain updates to Senior Management.

Essential Functions:

  • Motivated self-starter well versed in the Supply Chain Process Flow and managing material in the areas of schedule and cost.
  • Ability to generate spending plans, forecasts, and variance reports.
  • Work should be performed within set boundaries and with little direct supervision.
  • Must be able to communicate effectively with a wide array of professional levels and functions. Manage program budgets and explain variances in monthly performance.
  • Ability to navigate FAR regulations and internal procedures for Material Management and MMAS compliance.
  • Support Small Business Initiatives, as applicable.
  • Follow strategic direction set by Program and functional leadership.


  • Bachelor's Degree and a minimum of 6 years of prior related experience or Graduate's Degree and a minimum of 4 years of prior related experience.
  • Experience in procurement, supply chain, and/or material management processes.

Preferred Additional Skills:

  • Experience with Material Requirements Planning (MRP) software and advanced concepts.
  • Thorough knowledge of Supply Chain processes.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Suite of products.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

Keywords: L3Harris, Rochester , Senior Specialist, Material Management, Other , Rochester, New York

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