Raytheon Missile Systems and Defense is conducting a search for a Material Program Manager to join the OCONUS Patriot Program MPM team in support of the Poland Program.
The successful candidate will set material strategies; proposal and execution of contracts; coordinate Material Planning, Hardware Management Teams, Integrated Product Team Leads and Engineers.
Applicants for this position must have at least 8 years’ experience and / or extensive knowledge in procurement, contracts, production control, logistics and program material strategy and financial execution of material requirements.
The selected candidate will be accountable for creating a vision around supply chain requirements and process initiatives, driving systemic improvements for material flow and accountability, and instilling a can-do sense of ownership and alignment between the Supply Chain Team and the Program and Functional Organizations.
The successful candidate will demonstrate strong leadership capabilities with their Supply Chain experience and show an ability to grow our local workforce knowledge through mentoring and other local initiatives.
NOTE - This role will require forward deployment directly to our Raytheon Warsaw Poland office. Relocation will be governed by the terms and conditions of a 2 -3 year Long Term International Assignment Memo of Understanding (MOU) document, created and executed by Raytheon International Assignment Services (IAS).
An active U.S. Security Clearance and U.S. Citizenship is required
Responsibilities include but are not limited to :
Instilling a culture within the program supply chain team towards strategic thinking, planning, procurement and material management excellence
Accountable for creating a vision around supply chain requirements and process initiatives, driving improvements for material flow and accountability
RONA, MPR and monthly reporting requirements
Developing material strategies and overseeing the preparation and execution of Material Program Plans (MPPs)
Leading accountability for program and supply chain related Build Chain Metrics
Identifying and mitigating program risks as they pertain to material requirements through integrated root cause / corrective action
Drive AOP financial commitments and mitigate risks to sales, cash flow and EACs
Participate in projects (both Supply Chain and Program) to drive material efficiencies and increase material affordability
Comprehensive Supply Chain support for Gates 0-11 activities; ensure Integrated Product Development Process (IPDP) compliance for the program including tailoring when applicable
Mentoring and leading the MPM team
Required Education, Skills & Experience :
Bachelor's Degree is required in a related field
Minimum 8 years progressive experience in supply chain or defense / aerospace experience
MPM Level 4 Certification or above
Experience creating and executing Material Program Plans / Material Strategies for major contracts or sub-contracts
Proven success and demonstration of solving material planning / procurement issues and driving successful outcomes
Proven leader in a matrix environment and ability to establish and maintain positive working relationships across the matrix
Examples of innovative thinking to drive new business solutions
Cost Account Manager, material sales and EAC ownership experience
Knowledge and experience in Export / Import Compliance requirements for international business partners and suppliers
Experience in international direct commercial and foreign military sales
Understanding of government regulations and public laws as they pertain to procurements
Direct report experience with all applicable performance development responsibilities
Extremely strong analytical skills; ability to plan, control and direct activities and resources
Desired Skills :
Master’s degree and / or additional professional certifications
MPM Certification level 3
Knowledge of international supply base
Patriot Program knowledge
Active Secret clearance
A working knowledge of ITAR rules and regulations and experience with ITAR Licenses and Agreements : (TAA’s, DSP-73’s, DPS-5’s, etc.)
Exemplary oral and written communication skills; ability to listen well and communicate effectively with others
Security Clearance :
This position requires the successful issuance, transfer or maintenance of a Secret security Clearance.
This position requires either a U.S. Person or a Non-U.S. Person who is eligible to obtain any required Export Authorization.
Business Unit Profile
Raytheon Missiles & Defense produces a broad portfolio of advanced technologies, including air and missile defense systems, precision weapons, radars, and command and control systems delivering end-to-end solutions to detect, track and engage threats.
Headquartered in Tucson, Arizona, the business generated $16 billion in pro forma annual revenue in 2019 and has 30,000 employees globally.
Raytheon Missiles & Defense is one of four businesses that form Raytheon Technologies Corporation.
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