Mgr I Material Program Mgmt - Military veterans preferred

Raytheon (


  full-time   employee

New Mexico
United States

The Material Program Manager (MPM) will be responsible for providing the supply chain voice within the Program, be a strong leader with the ability to effectively communicate and influence the Raytheon Albuquerque programs, and provide supply chain strategic guidance and cross-functional engagement with engineering teams, and business unit/program management senior leadership.

Job Description:
Perform MPM functions for the Raytheon Albuquerque programs including proposal development, negotiation, and EMD/Production start-up. Responsibilities would include but are not be limited to, developing material strategies; preparing and executing Material Program Plans (MPPs); identifying and mitigating program risks as they pertain to material; lead Make/Buy decisions and affordability efforts for program material; support quick-turn procurements for EMD and Production start-up phase; manage material financials, including sales, cash flow and EACs; resolving Supply Chain issues for the program; and resolving program material cost and/or schedule problems. Domestic travel is required in this position which may last one or more weeks multiple times a year.

Required Skills (specialized experience/knowledge/skills for this job):

This individual must have an excellent knowledge of multiple cross functional processes and requirements, such as:

•Development of material program plans; purchase order placement plan; line-of-balance and bill-of-material creation/management, material requirements planning (MRP).
•Awareness of Engineering design practices and processes.
•Knowledge of Quality requirements and practices.
•Utilization of business proposal management, material estimating and negotiations, and business financial practices and processes.

This individual will be able to understand and convert Customer terms, conditions and requirements, along with Program requirements and objectives into Request for Proposals (RFP) and/or Request for Quotes (RFQ’s) for industrial partners, Intra-Company hardware/service providers, and suppliers. They must also be able to review Statements of Work (SOW’s) for completeness and conformance to Supply Chain, Program and Customer requirements and/or objectives.

Other required capabilities:

•Excellent communication skills (written and verbal).
•leadership abilities.
•negotiation skills and the ability to work in an IPT environment are required to perform in this position.
•capable of achieving organizational and program objectives, develop and maintain relationships with IP leadership and able to interface with all levels of internal management (including executive leadership), supplier management and the external customer.
•A working knowledge of Microsoft Office (i.e., Word, Excel and Powerpoint) is required.
•Ability to obtain security clearance.

Required Education/Experience: Bachelors’ degree and 6+ years’ experience or equivalent combination of work related experience required. M.S. or M.B.A. preferred

***This position can be a G09 or G10 based on the candidate's qualifications as they relate to the skills, experience and responsibility requirements for the position.

Non-US citizens may not be eligible to obtain a security clearance. The Defense Industrial Security Clearance Office (DISCO), an agency of the Department of Defense, handles and adjudicates the security clearance process. Security clearance factors include, but are not limited to, allegiance to the US, foreign influence, foreign preference, criminal conduct, security violations and drug involvement. Employment is contingent on other factors, including, but not limited to, background checks and drug screens

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.