Principal Material Program Man - Military veterans preferred

Raytheon (


  full-time   employee

United States

Job Description:
As a Principal Supply Chain Program Manageryou’re a self-starter, capable of developing and achieving program objectives in a matrix environment and able to successfully interface with functional and program leadership. In short, you’re able to lead and influence without direct reporting relationships.

In this highly visible role, you’re a member of the Patriot Core Execution Team, and as the Supply Chain interface to Patriot programs you’re the liaison between Supply Chain and the BMC4I Integrated Product Team. You’ll create and execute Material Product Strategies and the Material Product Plans to ensure the flawless execution of products and programs from the front end of the business through contract closure.

Key responsibilities will include:

·Accountability for the supplier management process
·Communication of customer flow-through requirements
·Involvement with daily supply chain activities associated with each of the programs, including financial reporting and analysis
·Developing and executing material product strategies
·Achieving product material budget objectives
·Managing product purchase/subcontract requirements
·Creating and tracking key product area performance metrics
·Driving/participating in Six Sigma projects (both Supply Chain and Program) and partnering with internal and external customers
·Supporting monthly program and IPT Reviews
·Spearheading Risk & Opportunities identification and mitigation/capture efforts
·Involvement with supplier management efforts associated with suppliers critical to program success

Required Skills:

  • 6+ years of Supply Chain, Operations, Engineering, Manufacturing, Quality, Finance, Program or Project Management experience
  • Experience leading or participating in cross functional teams
Desired Skills:
  • Demonstrated planning skills for both short-term requirements and long-term opportunities
  • Exceptional judgment and decision-making skills
  • Demonstrated ability with international subcontract management
  • Supervisory experience in matrix organizational structure
  • Demonstrated ability to interact with senior levels of leadership effectively – both internal and external
  • Experience with lean manufacturing
  • Demonstrated knowledge of the Enterprise Subcontract Process Excellence (ESPX) process
  • Certified Material Program Manager to Level 3
  • Earned Value Management Certification
  • Experience with budget management
  • Experience with MRP systems and / or tools
  • Experience working with Risk and Opportunity Management or sales
  • Experience with proposal preparation or management
  • Qualified Six Sigma Specialist or equivalent
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Computer experience including the use of Microsoft Office Suite
  • Advanced degree (e.g., Master’s Degree in Business Administration, Manufacturing Operations, or Supply Chain Management)
Required Education (including Major):
  • Bachelor's Degree
Required Education (including Major):

This position requires either a U.S. Person or a Non-U.S. Person who is eligible to obtain any required Export Authorization. 145726

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.