Senior Procurement Specialist (Dul or Aur)
JOB DESCRIPTION: Raytheon IIS is seeking a Senior Procurement Specialist to be responsible for sourcing, negotiating, awarding and documenting purchases for Commercial Off-The-Shelf (COTS) IT hardware, software and related supplies in support of a classified U.S. Government program. The procurement specialist will execute to customer prime contract requirements including government regulations, public law, in addition to, Raytheon policies and procedures. This position also compiles and analyzes data in order to perform comprehensive price analysis to establish price objectives for each purchase. It is desirable for a candidate to have experience with preparing RFQâ€™s/RFPâ€™s, reviewing and negotiating terms and conditions, making best value source selection decisions to determine lowest cost consistent with quality, reliability and ability to meet schedule requirements. Candidates will need to interface with Integrated Product Teams to understand technical challenges and provide solution options for buy technologies. This role ensures that requirements (prime contract, quality, terms and conditions) are properly communicated to suppliers and fulfilled. This position is also responsible for managing supplier performance to cost, schedule and quality requirements. This position may assist the program in pre-qualifying suppliers through the development of competitive pricing agreements, such as IDIQ, to streamline procurement span times for our customer. Candidates must enjoy working within a classified program environment as a member of an Integrated Product Team (IPT). The program highly values employees that can provide exceptional purchasing turnover (high volume) while maintaining quality procurement package documentation and compliance. The Raytheon Supply Chain organization prides itself in providing excellent customer service to the programs we support. The candidate for this position must have strong communication skills, with the ability to thrive within a diverse workforce while maintaining a positive and professional attitude within this fast-paced purchasing environment. This position works closely with Finance representatives to forecast future deliveries along with the payment of invoices. Raytheon IIS utilizes SAP for their procurement and financial system. Candidates for this position must currently have TS/SCI security clearance and be able to work within the restrictions of a secure work environment. This position can be either located at Raytheonâ€™s Aurora, Colorado or Sterling, VA campuses and interfaces daily with the program team located in Sterling, VA. REQUIRED SKILLS : 4 years relevant experience in procurement/supply chain role. Must be US Citizen with current or active TS/SCI. Proven ability to multi-task and perform in a dynamic, fast paced, changing environment Ability to lead formal negotiations (price, schedule and supplier exceptions to contractual requirements. Ability to place a PO of medium to high complexity and process a high volume of POs across various business units Strong interpersonal skills with proven ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing with internal customers and suppliers. Ability to perform effectively and independently in a virtual environment Must be able to handle multiple decisions based on workload dispersion, program priorities, and IPT decisions Strong problem solving skills and ability to think strategically Proficiency to perform and comprehend price analyses, source selection/justification Ability to effectively manage job responsibilities with minimal supervision Ability to quickly assimilate new information, processes and tools DoD procurement experience and knowledge of Federal Acquisition Regulation and Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement (FAR/DFARS) DESIRED SKILLS: Strong skills in Microsoft Excel (Pivot Tables, etc.) Use standard computer systems focused on supplier management processes (SAP-PRISM) Ability to filter information from multiple sources to drive innovative solutions Effective at influencing others Experience working with MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Raytheon tools, as well as knowledge of supply chain processes REQUIRED EDUCATION: Business Administration Degree in Supply Chain Management, Contract Administration, or similar discipline or equivalent combination of education and experience (Bachelor Degree = 8 years of additional applicable experience)
Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.
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Raytheon Company is a technology and innovation leader specializing in defense, security and civil 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.