General Dynamics Information Technology Supply Chain Operations Manager in Chantilly, Virginia

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Job Description:

Our candidate must be experienced in agreement negotiations, cost containment methodologies, data analytics, market research, process streamlining, and category management areas related to SCM. CSRA Supply Chain Management organization is responsible for analysis of all areas of corporate spend to partner with the business to develop cost containment and process improvement strategies, manage categories and associated agreement portfolio, and create alliance and partnerships with key supplier base that align with the corporate strategic plan to improve the company’s competitive position.

  • Broad knowledge of the Operations and Strategic Initiatives field with proven management skills.

  • Broad knowledge and experience in the supply chain management field.

  • Working knowledge of corporate business functional areas operations.

  • Proven skills managing people / processes.

  • Adept at implementing complex initiatives that align with corporate objectives.

  • Ability to develop strategic and agile solutions to varying and complex processes and areas that may impact various corporate functional areas including development of applicable communication plans.

  • Ensures compliance with and helps improve internal processes that affect the team, productivity, efficiency, and cost containment activities.

  • Implements business policies and processes and keeps informed of new requirements that may impact internal processes.

  • May audit and evaluate current policies, procedures, and documentation for compliance with corporate objectives.

  • Reviews and resolves issues affecting team operations, and ensures satisfaction of company and customer objectives.

  • Assists in developing and presenting team training and ensures SCM documentation is properly captured and maintained in appropriate systems.

  • May act as a liaison between SCM and other organizations and / or corporate functions and proven expertise interacting with Senior Management, suppliers, and internal stakeholders.

  • Expertise in analyzing a variety of efforts to determine best practices, strategize next steps (including data and process improvements), and facilitate corporate improvements.

  • May execute global category strategies utilizing strategic sourcing methodologies and category management principles and manage all aspect of the supplier relationship within the established strategies.

  • Negotiate supply agreements and ensure activities comply with legal, statutory and corporate policies and procedures, including highly complex, time sensitive, and large dollar procurements.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Corporate supply chain management experience (experience in a Fortune 500 company and Government contractor preferred); 10-15 years

  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent work experience

  • Knowledge of corporate leverage team operations and interactions

  • Demonstrated knowledge of full lifecycle SCM-related topic areas (incl Pre-Award, Execution, Financial)

  • Process improvement and strategic initiative experience (e.g., agile, lean six sigma)

  • Cost containment (demonstrated proven experience)

  • Contractual experience, including pricing/T’s&C’s negotiations and RFPs

  • Management experience, 2-5 years (individual contributor and/or people management skills)

  • Experience in written/oral communications at all levels of the company (including C-level / Executive)

  • Policy & procedure development experience(developing corporate policies and procedures)

Strongly Preferred Skills:

  • Demonstrated understanding of compliance/regulatory and audit implications

  • Working knowledge of M&A activities, Legal interaction, HR-related topics or other key corporate areas

  • Demonstrated ability to conduct market research and analysis

  • Technical understanding of systems, tools and related technology that supports Supply Chain and/or related organizations

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T elecommuting Options:

Some Telecommuting Allowed

Work Location:

USA VA Chantilly - 15036 Conference Center Dr (VAS027)

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For more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology has served as a trusted provider of information technology, systems engineering, training, and professional services to customers across federal, state, and local governments, and in the commercial sector. Over 40,000 GDIT professionals deliver enterprise solutions, manage mission-critical IT programs, and provide mission support services worldwide. GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


CSRA is tomorrow’s thinking, today. To “Think Next. Now.” is to imagine a better future and to deliver it, today. For our customers, our partners, and ultimately, all the people our mission touches, CSRA is realizing the promise of technology to change the world through next-generation thinking and meaningful results.

We understand that our customers' missions require new methods and imaginative thinking. We bring together government IT professionals, emerging technologies, and the brightest, cutting-edge advisors in the industry to deliver a broad range of innovative, next-generation IT solutions and professional services to help our customers modernize their legacy systems, protect their networks and assets, and improve the effectiveness and efficiency of mission-critical functions for our warfighters and our citizens.

Everywhere you look, CSRA is there. We’re in our nation’s infrastructure, in training and education, in cyber security, in serving veterans who served us—and, so much more. Take some time to learn more about CSRA. You might be surprised to learn how we touch your life.

We are a company of 18,000+ smart, talented individuals, yet we enjoy a start-up culture that inspires us to make a difference while delivering results in this rapidly evolving world. Join our team and use your skills and expertise to support the safety, security, health and well-being of the nation.