Huntsville, Alabama

About Us:
At Raytheon Missiles & Defense, you have the opportunity to try new things and make a bigger difference across a broader end-to-end solution, a richer technology and product set, an expanded range of disciplines, a growing global footprint and a more diverse team of colleagues and customers.

Job Summary:
The Material Program Manager (MPM) will be responsible for managing Global Supply Chain Management (GSCM) activities in the Strategic Missile Defense (SMD) business in support of the Integrated Missile Defense Solutions (IMDS) Program Area to develop, procure, and build the Next Generation Interceptor (NGI). This MPM role will serve as the interface between Supply Chain and the Program Office/Integrated Product Team (IPT) working on both development and production contracts. Key responsibilities include the following: developing and implementing material strategies, material forecasting, ensuring cost and schedule requirements are met, creating metrics to monitor GSCM health, supplier assessments and future proposal activities.

Responsibilities to Anticipate:
___ Drive processes to successful completion in support of a very aggressive schedule of deliveries
___ Use critical thinking skills to propose sound and innovative business solutions to increase operational efficiencies to insure business area and program success.
___ Successfully operate with minimal oversight, yet readily recognize and escalate when assistance is required
___ Easily adapt to strategic and tactical tasks
___ Have ability to influence team decisions and outcomes
___ Have the ability to work in and experience with a cross-functional team oriented environment
___ Must have the capability to manage multiple conflicting priorities
___ Process information from multiple sources to achieve a successful outcome
___ Have the passion and desire for continuous learning

Qualifications You Must Have:
Bachelor's Degree in business, supply chain, operations, or other similar/related field
___ Minimum 8 years of progressive, relevant business experience to include the following:
___ Experience leading or participating in cross-functional teams
___ Demonstrated experience in managing suppliers or projects
___ Experience in desktop computing tools (MS Excel, MS Word, MS PowerPoint, and MS Project)
___ The ability to obtain and maintain a US security clearance. U.S. citizenship is required as only U.S. citizens are eligible for a security clearance

Qualifications We Value:
___ Prior experience working in the defense industry within the supply chain function
___ Working knowledge of the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR and DFAR)
___ Experience with import/export regulations (ITAR/EAR)
___ Knowledge and experience purchasing complex assemblies for military applications (desirable)
___Have strong interpersonal skills with the proven ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing
___ Demonstrated experience managing critical strategic suppliers
___ Knowledge and experience purchasing complex assemblies for military applications (desirable)
___ Experience making presentations (verbal and/or written) to key stakeholders
___ Organizational capabilities and be detail oriented
___ Ability to grasp/understand technical concepts and applications
___ Ability to work independently with minimal oversight

What We Offer:
Whether you___re just starting out on your career journey or are an experienced professional, we offer a robust total rewards package that goes above and beyond with compensation; healthcare, wellness, retirement and work/life benefits; career development and recognition programs. Some of the superior benefits we offer include parental (including paternal) leave, flexible work schedules, achievement awards, educational assistance and child/adult backup care.

Clearance Information: This position requires the eligibility to obtain a 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. More information about Security Clearances can be found on the US Department of State government website here:

This position requires either a U.S. Person or a Non-U.S. Person who is eligible to obtain any required Export Authorization.179161

Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.

Huntsville, Alabama

Raytheon: Aspiring to be the most admired defense and aerospace systems company through our world-class people, innovation and technology

Raytheon Company is a technology and innovation leader specializing in defense, security and civil markets throughout the world. With a history of innovation spanning 91 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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