Lead Logistics Specialist


Job Description:

The Defense Group at Leidos currently has an opening for a Supervisory Lead Logistics Specialist. This supervisory position is for a Lead Logistics Specialist who currently supports the Leidos contract for CECOM Force Modernization Division. This position will continue to execute a Lead Logistics Specialist position, but will also take on 1st level supervisory responsibilities for a local team.

This position will report to the Leidos Program Manager for the Warfighter Readiness task order and is responsible for planning, organizing and maintain a high level of technical and instructional expertise in the subject area assigned.

Primary Responsibilities

1st Line Supervisor:
  • Conduct weekly Timecard review and approvals; conduct expense report review and approvals
  • Perform personnel management functions conducting regular interaction/communication with direct reporting personnel to review/discuss technical performance, upcoming technical goals, and address technical issues
  • Work with direct reports to establish annual Leidos goals, document performance, and conduct yearly evaluations supporting annual merit increases
  • Provide support to the contract Hiring Manager, Deputy Program Manager, and Program Manager to provide input for new position requirements, technical evaluations, local onboarding, Performance Improvement Programs, Firing/Layoffs, promotion, and SPOT awards for direct reports
  • Develop written updates as necessary to support Program Management reporting to the Government and internally to Leidos
  • Participate in weekly/monthly Program Management status meetings; provide written updates to support Government and internal Leidos reporting
  • Over the course of your first six months as a 1st line leader, complete the Manager Essentials Course for First Line Managers via the Virtual Courses on PRISM and Skillport

Logistics Specialist Support:
  • Serves as a Logistics Specialist under minimal supervision for the Force Modernization Division (FMD) of CECOM concerning materiel management and logistics operations for property accountability, maintenance, supply (all classes).
  • Coordinates logistical program requirements support with other functional areas (e.g., training, operations, procurement, and financial management).
  • Coordinates actions between communications-electronics command (CECOM), US Army Materiel Command (AMC), and other government agencies as required.
  • Track and report Purchase Requests in coordination with the COR and Budget Analyst.
  • Track and report the status of shipments of approved Purchase Requests.
  • Assist the Government Logistics Specialist with the management of Government Furnished Equipment (GFE) and Contractor Managed Equipment (CME).
  • Track and report text book and other training material purchase requests, certification voucher purchase requests, and equipment purchases.
  • Track of high dollar value items (over $500) for proper accountability
  • Ensure all property is received and documented to the PBO.
  • Act as a liaison between the vendor and the government Logistics Specialist

Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelors Degree and 4 or more years of directly related experience. Additional directly related experience can offset the degree requirements.
  • Active DoD Secret security clearance
  • Experience with government logistics processes
  • Experience with Global Combat Support Systems(GCSS-Army)
  • Experience with Property Book
  • Excellent analytical, problem solving and organizational skills
  • Proven ability to multitask effectively in a fast-paced environment, under stress and within time constraints

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Yes, 10% of the time

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