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Industry:
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Procurement Specialist
Raytheon Company | New York, New York
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Job Description

Procurement Specialist
Waddington

Summary of Role:
Reporting to the Availability Manager, the candidate shall be responsible for managing the day to day procurement demands placed on Supplier Management team under the ISSS contract.
The role will require a hands on approach creating requests for pricing, raising and modifying purchase orders, managing an order book for a commodity stream, liaising with suppliers at senior and / or middle management level without supervision and general day to day procurement activities.

Main Duties
Creation of Requests for Quotation and Purchase Agreements
Assessment of supplier capabilities, best value for money and risk
Identification and implementation of contingency plans against supply risk
Performance of due diligence
Selection of suppliers
Management and measurement of suppliers using agreed toolsets,
Maintenance of order books and associated metrics
Identification and implementation of cost reduction initiatives
Identification and implementation of supplier performance improvement actions
Where appropriate support the Procurement Group Leader in Customer technical meetings CCB (Change Control Board), LTC (Local Technical Committee), JOWG (Joint Obsolescence Working Group).

Candidate Requirements:
Essential:
Excellent communication/ influencing/ relationship building skills at all levels
Discipline of execution with urgency
Results/ goal driven
Moderate financial awareness
Basic negotiation skills
Good time management, prioritisation and organisational skills
Knowledge of MRP/ SAP
Innovative problem solver with analytical mind
Extensive experience of supply chain solutions
Attention to detail
IT literate –excel, word, PowerPoint, internet
Knowledge of contract law
Proven track record of continuous improvement implementation

Eligible for or Holder of current SC security clearance (Raytheon UK will sponsor as required).

Desirable:
Commodity and / or platform knowledge
Understanding of technical requirements

For further details on Raytheon AISR visit - https://www.raytheon.com/uk/capabilities/raytheon-in-the-uk/airborneisr

About Raytheon UK
With facilities in Broughton, Waddington, Glenrothes, Harlow, Gloucester and Manchester, Raytheon UK is invested in the British workforce and the development of UK technology. Across the country the company employs 1,700 people and supports 8,000 jobs. As a prime contractor and major supplier to the U.K. Ministry of Defence, Raytheon continues to invest in research and development, supporting innovation and technological advances across the country.

About Raytheon
Raytheon Company, with 2018 sales of $27 billion and 67,000 employees, is a technology and innovation leader specialising in defence, civil government and cyber security solutions. With a history of innovation spanning 97 years, Raytheon provides state-of-the-art electronics, mission systems integration, C5I™ products and services, sensing, effects and mission support for customers in more than 80 countries. Raytheon is headquartered in Waltham, Massachusetts. Follow us on Twitter.

Raytheon Career Development:
Raytheon has a wealth of resources available to help you develop your career from the moment you join. Activities range from on-line learning modules, to external training and support for taking professional qualifications relevant to your role.

Standard Benefits:

25 days holiday + statutory public holidays
Contributory Pension Scheme (up to 10.5% company contribution)
6 times salary ‘Life Assurance’
Flexible Benefits scheme with extensive salary sacrifice scheme’s.
Enhanced sick pay scheme
Enhanced Family Friendly Policies, including Maternity & Shared Parental leave.
37hr working week with a 9 day fortnight (hours may vary depending on role, job requirement or site specifics arrangements). Flexible working arrangements can be considered depending on the role and subject to line manager approval.
Canteen facilities available at Harlow & Glenrothes sites and Manchester & Gloucester offer free snacks & drinks (hot & cold available).

Diversity:
Diversity is a core business imperative at Raytheon. We are an equal opportunity employer that promotes inclusiveness and always employs the best professionals for the job. Having a diverse workforce allows Raytheon to draw upon a range of different ideas and experiences which supports growing our business and creates an environment where everyone has an equal opportunity for success. Raytheon UK pro-actively encourages diversity of ideas, thoughts, and networking opportunities and has created Employee Resource Groups (ERGs) including Raytheon Women's Network, YesNet (Young Employees Success Network), Raytheon Reservist Network (RaRe), Raytheon Alliance for Diverse Abilities (RADA) and all work together with our Diversity & Inclusion council. All Raytheon employees are welcome to participate regardless of their background.

As a proud contributor to the HM Armed Forces, Raytheon UK signed the HM Armed Forces covenant in 2014. Due to the varied activities and support to our Armed Forces & Reservists, Raytheon UK has since been awarded the prestigious Covenant ‘Gold Award’ Employee Recognition.

Raytheon UK recognises that our people are the critical factor in our success, and we strive to provide challenging and rewarding careers.

Raytheon Application Process
To apply visit the link to the website http://jobs.raytheon.com/united-kingdom/search/
and search for Req ID: 150134BR. Please complete the on-line instructions to create a profile and upload CV.

Please also view the Raytheon video: http://www.raytheon.com/ourcompany/ourculture/

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About Raytheon Company

Raytheon Company is a technology and innovation leader specializing in defense, civil government and cybersecurity markets throughout the world. With a history of innovation spanning 92 years, Raytheon provides state-of-the-art electronics, mission systems integration and other capabilities in the areas of sensing; effects; and command, control, communications and intelligence systems; as well as a broad range of mission support services

 
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