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Supply Chain Manager II

Sierra Space

Sierra Space

Multiple locations
Posted on Monday, June 24, 2024

Sierra Space Careers: Dare to Dream

We honor those that are not afraid to dream big dreams, those that tenaciously chase their dreams even when others say it cannot be done, those that achieve big dreams and change everything. Those are Dreams Worth Chasing.

At Sierra Space we envision a future where humanity lives and works in space, on moons, and on distant planets. Our mission isn’t restricted to the few, instead we see a future where all people can choose to live, work, discover and explore beyond our planet. Our company is building a platform in space to benefit life on Earth and together we will alter the course of humanity.

We have a bold mission. We are a bold company. Together, we are an extraordinary team.

About the Role

Are you looking to advance your career and flex your supply chain experience and leadership skills in a fast-paced and rewarding organization? Join us!

As a Supply Chain Manager II, you'll lead a team of buyers, subcontracts management specialist and category lead to define, develop and improve the supply base and ensure its support to Sierra Space programs. You'll establish priorities to maintain production schedules to support program milestones and delivery requirements, as well as coordinate with executive management, program management and other department managers to ensure the company’s material, planning and production objectives are supported. You'll prepare capital, contract equipment and facility requests based on program and company demands.

Additionally, you'll lead supply chain innovation and efficiency throughout the Business Area by partnering with departments to support the company’s vision. You'll lead as a supply chain liaison within the business by collaborating with Operations, planning, and the logistics groups. You'll drive innovation by maximizing capabilities of current procurement management systems and seek out new advancements in technology and process. You'll drive the supply chain discovery process, lead implementation and deployment for complex projects. You'll ensure meaningful supply chain KPIs (key performance indicators) are set, measured and communicated across the organization to drive visibility on goals, as well as provide leadership to direct reports, including responsibility for your department’s performance, and leading negotiation efforts for major contracts.

About You
Our mission is driven by the unwavering passion to push the boundaries of what is possible. We seek those who Dare to Dream — to envision the extraordinary and pursue it relentlessly – to join us on this transformational journey.

We’re looking for dreamers who align with our values, vision and audacious goals – while also meeting the minimum qualifications below. The preferred qualifications are a bonus, not a requirement.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • A bachelor's degree in supply chain management, finance, or other related discipline and typically six (6) years or more of relevant experience; higher education may substitute for relevant experience.

  • Relevant experience may be considered in lieu of education.

  • In-depth working knowledge of Commodity, Category and Sourcing Management

  • Background in manufacturing timelines and requirements

  • Ability to read and understand technical requirements.

  • Excellent negotiations skills

  • Candidate must have Supply Chain Management skills.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience working in Supply Chain supporting government contracts.

  • Working knowledge of Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) and Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement (DFARS) compliance

Additional Requirements:

  • Frequently walk, sit, stand, climb stairs and steps.

  • Frequently repeat same hand, arm, and finger motion many times to include finger and hand dexterity.

  • Rarely lifting or carrying up to 20 lbs.

Working Conditions:

  • Rarely exposed to outdoor elements (high/low temperatures, sun, rain/snow, etc.).

  • Rarely exposed to fumes or hazardous chemicals/materials.

  • Rarely exposed to loud noises.

Application Deadline: This role will remain posted until a qualified pool of candidates is identified.

To conform to U.S. Government international trade regulations, applicant must be a U.S. Citizen, lawful permanent resident of the U.S., protected individual as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3), or eligible to obtain the required authorizations from the U.S. Department of State or U.S. Department of Commerce.

Elevate Your Career

At Sierra Space, we are committed to your personal and professional development. We empower you to make profound and meaningful contributions and foster a vibrant culture of collaboration, where teamwork ignites breakthrough innovations.

Sierra Space offers annual incentive pay based upon performance that is commensurate with the level of the position.

We also offer a generous benefit package, including medical, dental, and vision plans, 401(k) with 150% match up to 8%, life insurance, 3 weeks paid time off, tuition reimbursement, and more.

Estimated Starting Salary Range:

$109,592.82 - $150,690.13

At Sierra Space we are at the very doorstep of unlocking the future and the work in front of us is hard, but it is truly important and meaningful. Achieving our mission requires dedication, relentless pursuit of a dream and an unwavering passion for pushing the boundaries to accomplish what others might believe to be impossible. We seek those who too, Dare to Dream and will join us in a pursuit to achieve the extraordinary.

Application Deadline: This role will remain posted until a qualified pool of candidates are identified.