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Supply Chain / Logistics
Aerospace & Aeronautics
Principal Commodity Specialist
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Raytheon Company | Tucson, AZ
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Job Description

Raytheon Missiles has an opportunity for a Procurement Specialist II at the Tucson AZ business location to manage a supplier for Supplier Managed Inventory (SMI).

The SMI Manager will have direct contact with suppliers, internal customers, Quality, Engineering, and Operations (Production Control), and is expected to drive material savings by adding new parts to the SMI Suppliers, manage the relationship with the SMI supplier as well to ensure the supplier is suppliers’ quality hardware to the factories.
Responsibilities would include but not be limited to, adding and maintaining the SMI Kanbans, working with Production Control for annual usages, working with quality to maintain standard Q-Notes for their material, supporting RMS factories to ensure there are no SMI Supplier shortages, resolving Supply Chain issues for the program and supplier; supporting future proposal activities; identifying and mitigating factory risks as they pertain to SMI material requirements; maintaining monitoring monthly metrics with the supplier. The individual needs to be a success oriented, self-motivated, committed to work within the compliant requirements, proficient in Excel, PRISM, and communication. This position needs to be filled immediately.

Required Skills:
  • Minimum of 6 years of prior relevant experience•Experience managing fixed price corporate contracts in a compliant and effective manner
  • Bachelor's degree in Supply Chain Management, Accounting, Finance, Business Administration or related field
  • Experience performing or a good understanding of price and cost analysis
  • Direct engagement with contract negotiations
  • Experience planning, organizing, directing and monitoring subcontractor performance
  • Working knowledge of the Federal and State Acquisition Regulations (FAR)
  • Experience with the Microsoft suite of programs, i.e. Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
  • Experience with SAP/PRISM

Desired Skills:

  • Ability to work successfully with minimal oversight, yet ready to recognize and escalate when assistance is required
  • Adapts to strategic and tactical tasks
  • Solution oriented - works collaboratively
  • Strong interpersonal skills with ability to communicate effective both verbally and in writing
  • Ability to work in a cross functional team oriented environment
  • Process information from multiple sources to achieve a successful outcome
  • Knowledge and experience purchasing complex assemblies for military applications
  • Master's Degree in Supply Chain Management or MBA

Requisition ID 100878BR
Date updated 08/07/2017
Business Unit Profile
Raytheon Missile Systems (RMS) is the world leader in the design, development and production of missile systems for critical requirement including air-to-air, strike, surface Navy air defense, land combat missiles, guided projectiles, exoatmospheric kill vehicles, missile defense and directed energy weapons. RMS is headquartered in Tucson, Arizona with over 11,000 employees operating at sites across the country and internationally.

Relocation Eligible

Clearance Type
None / Not Required

Supply Chain/Purchasing

Type Of Job
Full Time

Supply Chain

Work Location
AZ - Tucson

About Raytheon Company

Based in Tucson, Arizona, Raytheon Company's Missile Systems designs, develops and manufactures precision missile systems, including air to air, strike, Naval Weapons Systems, land combat, guided projectiles, exoatmospheric kill vehicles and directed energy weapons. Missile Systems is proud to employee 11,000 professionals at its Tucson, Arizona headquarters.

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