Procurement Specialist II - Military veterans preferred

Raytheon (


  full-time   employee

United States

This position is for a sourcing professional in the SAS Supply Chain Proposal Excellence function. This position is primarily responsible for sourcing and acquiring quotes in support of DoD & Government Contracts. Overall responsibility for supplier management.

Additionally, this position will require for the candidate to have a strong understanding of government sourcing guidelines. Best Value Sourcing Selections, competitive sourcing and commercial item determination documentation and reporting will be a significant aspect of this role. Specific duties include: RFQ generation, Quote / Proposal Analysis, Formal Documentation (including CIDs, Price Analyses, Supplier Proposal Adequacy Checklist, BVSS writing), supplier follow-up.

Work extensively with SAS Product Teams including, but not limited to, Engineering, Quality, Operations and Program personnel along with other key functional groups to ensure on-time delivery of compliant quotes at or below program budget.

Required Skills:

  • A minimum of 2 years’ experience in supply chain, sourcing, procurement or related industry.
  • Understanding of competitive and sole source procurement (material, MRO, capital, equipment, components and systems in a manufacturing environment) - defense industry preferred.
  • Strong written and verbal skills - must be able to multi-task. Must be able to write
  • formal documentation including Price Analyses, Commercial Item Determinations, etc.
  • Must possess strong analytical and teaming skills.
  • Will need to immediately learn how to successfully run a Best Value Sourcing Selection (BVSS).
  • Strong with MS Office (Strong in Word, Excel, PowerPoint).
  • U.S. Citizenship Status is Required as this position will require the ability to Access US Only Data Systems.

Desired Skills:

  • Experience with Government procurement/material acquisition
  • Experience in competitive government sourcing
  • Experience with Six Sigma and productivity improvement
  • Experience with SAP PRISM and Kinaxis
  • Advanced Excel skills

Required Education (including Major):

  • Bachelor's Degree (B.A. or B. S.)
Desired Education
  • Master's Degree (MBA or equivalent)

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.