Senior Principal Supply Chain Program Manager - Military veterans preferred

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  full-time   employee

United States

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Whether you’re just starting out on your career journey or are an experienced professional, Raytheon offers a robust total rewards package that goes above and beyond with compensation; healthcare, wellness, retirement and work/life benefits; career development and recognition programs. Some of the superior benefits Raytheon offers include paternal leave, flexible work schedules, achievement awards, educational assistance and child/adult backup care.

As a Sr. Principal Supply Chain Program Manager, you’ll use your skills in implementing best-in-class management practices to optimize the supply base performance for the UAE Program. In this role, you’ll have a solid customer satisfaction orientation, you’ll be a great team-builder, and you’ll be the “go to” person for all material matters.

Your specific responsibilities will include management and coordination/oversight of all Supply Chain responsibilities, and accountabilities for the UAE Patriot Integrated Business Team.

Additional responsibilities will include:

  • Representing Global Supply Chain, serving as the lead interface to the program office, while aligning supply chain resources and solutions for PATRIOT UAE Programs
  • Creating and executing material program strategy (MPS) and the material program plan (MPP) to ensure program competitiveness and performance from the front end of the business through contract closure
  • Supporting all gate reviews and activity, EAC reviews, program reviews and risk and opportunity management reviews
  • Ownership of Domestic and International Subcontractor performance
  • Proposal strategies, development and management presentations
  • Proactive Risk and Opportunity management

Key activities typically include:
  • Financial management, EAC process, and presenting to functional leaders
  • Ownership of the supplier management process (i.e., Supplier Risk/Opportunity Management Plan, supplier performance, metrics, international issues, etc.)
  • Communication of customer flowthrough requirements (i.e., FAR/DFARS, ITAR, offset, public law, quality, warranty, etc.)
  • Working at the front end of the business to identify and secure Supply Chain resources to support the capture plan and management of the Supply Chain proposal content
  • Reporting Global Supply Chain program status and communicating critical issues to external and internal customers, as well as offering solutions and implementing corrective action

This position requires the eligibility to obtain a security clearance. Except in rare circumstances, only US Citizens are eligible for a security clearance.

This position is home-based in Andover, MA

Required Skills:
  • 8+ years of Supply Chain, Engineering, Finance, Manufacturing, Operations, Program Management, Project Management or Subcontract Management experience
  • Experience with program/product inception (capture), or product release/build/integration/test/delivery (execution)
  • Experience with Supply Chain processes
  • Experience leading or participating in cross-functional teams
  • This role will require MPM Certification within 1 year of hire
  • U.S. Citizenship is required

Desired Skills:
  • Knowledge of Export/Import laws
  • Outstanding written, verbal communication, strong presentation and organizational skills, has keen attention to detail
  • Experience in preparing proposals, estimates, technical documents, and other contract deliverable items.
  • Experience in application and execution of Raytheon’s Integrated Product Development System (IPDS), Risk Management, SOW development and business finances
  • Demonstrated ability to understand financial information, budgets and program performance and develop strategies to improve performance in these areas
  • Material Program Management Certification
  • Experience with PDM and PRISM
  • Knowledge and experience working with FAR, DFAR
  • EVMS Level 2/3 Certified
  • Familiar with any combination of the following GSC tools: SAP, MRP, WebPlan (Kinaxis), WaveTrak, VBS, and be EV certified or in the process of becoming EV certified.
  • Advanced degree
  • An existing Security Clearance

Required Education:
  • Bachelor’s Degree

This job is posted internally as: Sr. Principal Material Program Manager

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