Aerojet Rocketdyne is an innovative company delivering solutions that create value for its customers in the aerospace and defense markets. We are a world-recognized aerospace and defense leader that provides propulsion and energetics to the space, missile defense and strategic systems, tactical systems and armaments areas, in support of domestic and international markets.
We are seeking a Small Business Liaison Officer (SBLO). This position can be located at our facility in Sacramento, CA, Canoga Park, CA, Redmond, WA, or Huntsville, AL.
The Small Business Liaison Officer (SBLO) will work closely with Procurement Compliance, Program Managers, and Contracts/Subcontracts (Procurement Buyers) Administrators to develop and enhance Aerojet Rocketdyne’s Small Business Program. The individual will lead outreach to small businesses and liaison between programs and potential small business subcontractors, as well as support development and reporting of Small Business Subcontracting Plans. Experience with and an understanding of the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) for Small Business Programs is desired.
This current opening may be filled at this level as posted or at one level higher.
Work is performed under general supervision and handles professional assignments requiring general use and application of supply chain concepts, practices, and techniques.
65% - Oversee and Support Aerojet Rocketdyne Small Business Programs which includes the following:
20% - Small Business Program Governance:
10% - Participate in procurement conferences, and pursue networking opportunities.
5% - Other duties as assigned relating to Supply Chain practices.
Requires a Bachelor's degree in an appropriate discipline and three (3) years of directly related experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
US Citizenship required. Must also be able to satisfy federal government requirements for access to government information, and having dual citizenship may preclude you from being able to meet this requirement.
Additional Requirements and Preferred Qualifications:
Work Environment/Physical Requirements:
Employees in these positions must possess mobility to work in a standard office setting and to use standard office equipment, including a computer; stamina to sit and to maintain attention to detail despite interruptions; may occasionally lift/carry/push/pull up to 15 pounds; may require minimal walking, climbing, stooping, crouching, and/or bending; and vision to read printed materials and a computer screen, and hearing and speech to communicate in person and over the telephone. May require the ability to travel by air or auto. May require the use of personal protective equipment such as safety glasses, safety shoes, and shop coat. These positions may be expected to work varying shifts and hours to ensure successful operation of activities in the organization.