Raytheon Missile Systems is looking for a dynamic leader to fill a challenging supply chain management site leadership role for the Naval and Area Mission Defense (NAMD) Product Line at the Large Scale Integration Center (LSIC) in Louisville, KY. The Supply Chain Site Lead will be responsible for providing the supply chain voice and organization direction at the site leadership level, manage the integration with the Naval & Mission Area Defense (NAMD) and other Product Lines using this facility, and provide supply chain leadership to all the SCM personnel for this challenging and diverse set of programs.
The selected candidate will be a strong leader with the ability to effectively communicate and influence the Raytheon programs and engineering teams, business unit/program management senior leadership and Supplier leadership during interface opportunities. The ideal candidate will bring creativity and a solution oriented mind-set to effectively execute in a high pressure, high visibility supply chain environment.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
- Integrate a culture to improve upon strategic sourcing and supplier affordability / improvement projects to drive year-over-year savings and program affordability
- Develop comprehensive acquisition planning processes to include long lead material alignment, procurement aggregation and efficiencies, consolidation of material requirements release strategies, improved supplier management inventory programs, and alignment between Operations, Production Control, cross-functional teams, and Site Leadership.
- Implement and improve supplier management actions to provide on-going status for procurement actions to Program Teams and Leadership while maintaining compliance to regulatory, statutory and corporate requirements.
- Align with Raytheon Missile Systems Supply Chain Operations/Compliance team to maintain site level compliance of the Contractor Purchasing Systems Review (CPSR).
- Leverage business and industry best practices for property compliance and logistics streamlining.
The Supply Chain Site Lead is responsible for leading and mentoring the Supply Chain team members to enable competencies and efficiency in the following:
- Development of material program strategies and plans;
- Sourcing strategies and processes to implement alternate sources to support LSIC test and facility requirements;
- LSIC growth strategies and new program/business integration to include material requirements integration;
- Develops program supplier risk and opportunity management plans;
- Manages supplier and site property systems requirements;
- Ensures timely and safely logistics activities to provide incoming material and outgoing product storage and transportation;
- Participates in gate reviews and capture / proposal efforts;
- Supply Chain staffing support and alignment on performance development discussions with SCM personnel to SCM leadership
Required Experience, Skills & Education:
- A minimum of 10 years’ experience in a progressive Supply Chain, Material Program Management, Subcontract/Contract or Program Manager role
- Proven leader in a cross-functional, matrix environment
- Experience interfacing and communicating with all levels within an organization
- Strong analytical skills with the ability to plan, control and direct activities and resources
- Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office® suite or similar software programs
- Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Finance, Supply Chain, Operations Management or any major related to the job description
Desired Experience, Skills & Education:
- Understanding of FAR/DFAR requirements and regulations
- Understanding of Export/Import, ITAR and EAR requirements
- Previous DoD experience
- Raytheon Level 3 Subcontract Management Certification or Level 3 Material Program Management Certification
- Excellent verbal, written and listening communication skills
- MS or MBA preferred
This position requires the successful issuance, transfer or maintenance of a Secret security clearance. Non-US citizens may not be eligible to obtain a security clearance. The Defense Industrial Security Clearance Office (DISCO), an agency of the Department of Defense, handles and adjudicates the security clearance process. Security clearance factors include, but are not limited to, allegiance to the US, foreign influence, foreign preference, criminal conduct, security violations and drug involvement. Additional detail regarding security clearance factors can be obtained by accessing the DISCO website at http://www.dss.mil/psmo-i/indus_psmo-i_interim.html
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