Principal Project Management Liaison - Military veterans preferred

2019-01-19
Raytheon (www.raytheon.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Largo
Florida
United States

The Manufacturing Liaison assists the Internal Program Manager (IPM) to plan, track, and manage all aspects of the production program. The Manufacturing Liaison should have a basic understanding of the production organization including manufacturing related policies and procedures.

The Manufacturing Liaison will perform activities in and serve as liaison between a variety of cross-functional areas including production planning and control, total quality management, systems, manufacturing, equipment and facilities engineering, material management, and process reengineering.

Responsibilities include:

  • Interact with internal and external customers with respect to production planning, problem resolution, and process improvement
  • Develops mechanisms for monitoring project progress and for interventions and problem solving with program managers, factory managers, and customers
  • Assures through contacts with outside departments that proper inventory balances are maintained, that quality is within acceptable standards, and that production goals are met
  • Will identify and pursue cost reduction initiatives (CRIs)
  • Participates as a team member for the program metrics team
  • Understanding and use of the Earned Value Management System (EVMS)
  • Supports development and presentation of Estimates at Complete (EAC)
  • Supports Bid and Proposal activities
  • Supports IPDS Gate 10 and 11 activities
  • Generates / validates staffing plans
  • Supports the Configuration Implementation Board (CIB), Problem Investigation Requests (PIR), Failure Review Board (FRB) and program Tech Teams
  • All other duties as assigned

Required Skills:
  • The Manufacturing Liaison is required to possess a range of leadership and interpersonal skills. The incumbent must have demonstrated the following skills:
  • 6 years of prior relevant experience
  • Strong organizational, planning, and execution skills
  • Effective communicator, able to build strong relationships and work with personnel at all organizational levels
  • Strong analytical skills and ability to use data and information to convey a concise message to team members, leadership, and other relevant parties
  • Competence in managing projects and meeting deadlines
  • Demonstrated initiative, persistence, and creativity in problem solving
  • Understanding and utilization of business system tools
  • A strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office (i.e., Word, Excel, and PowerPoint) is required
  • Ability to Obtain U.S. Secret Security Clearance
  • U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position will need a U.S. Security Clearance within 1 year of start date
  • U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position will require the ability to access US only data systems.

Desired Skills:
  • Computer proficiency and demonstrated ability to learn new software applications
  • Familiarity with scheduling and Manufacturing Resource Planning (MRP) systems

Education Required: Engineering/Other Technical Positions - Requires a degree in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM)
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Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.