Prin Spclst, Contracts

RTN 2 (Raytheon IDMS)
Huntsville, AL 35801
Whats YOUR mission?
Here at Raytheon Missiles and Defense (RMD), we work together as one global team creating trusted innovative solutions to make the world a safer place. Our innovation spans all domains: from land and sea to air, space, and cyberspace. Were inspired by a noble mission thats shared by RMD employees around the globe. Our success is driven by an inclusive culture that invests in our people, embraces the perspectives of our diverse workforce, empowers employees and celebrates their contributions.

Our RMD Strategic Alignment Organization (SAO) teammates are valued business partners, influencing and executing balanced and equitable business deals and collaborating with internal and external stakeholders, all in support of the products and services we deliver to our customers. Working as a strategic business partner within RMD, our SAO professionals work as a liaison between the Contracts and Supply Chain Management organizations by fueling powerful ideas, developing meaningful relationships, and working together to achieve and exceed business goals, with the ultimate aim to ensure mutual long-term success.

RMD offers a robust total rewards package, including: Medical, Dental, and Vision available on Day 1, Holiday time, Paid time off (PTO), Parental Leave, Flexible Work Schedules, 401K with match, Employer Contributed Retirement Income Savings, Employee Discounts, Performance Sharing, Educational Assistance, Continuous Learning/Career Development, Achievement Awards, and much more.

If you would like to work in a collaborative, flexible environment that offers challenging professional opportunities, wed like to meet you. RMD has an opening for a SAO Principle Specialist, Contracts supporting the Supply Chain Integrated Supplier Teams (IST). The selected candidate will be responsible for regular communications and engagement with the SC ISTs to identify and assist with issues/challenges to resolution as well as coordination with members of the SAO team.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Create and maintain a solid relationship between the Contracts and Global Supply Chain organizations.
  • Align program objectives, IST goals, terms and conditions, and requirements.
  • Identify inconsistencies with requirements and terms, and assist with establishing mitigation plans for Contracts and Subcontracts.
  • Act as an advisor to provide sound contract management and supply chain management advice to meet customer obligations, achieve company objectives, and comply with company policies.
  • Professionally represent Raytheon on contractual and supply chain management transactions and work closely with Contracts, Supply Chain and Program Management to develop long term strategies
  • Proactively advise management of contractual requirements and terms and conditions from RFP to contract close-out.
  • Work closely within cross-functional teams to prepare, submit, and potentially negotiate terms and conditions.
  • Examine proposals and understand cost structure estimates of labor, material, engineering services, production costs, performance requirements, and delivery schedules to help ensure accuracy and completeness.

Required Skills:
  • 5 years applicable business-related experience
  • Bachelors Degree in Business, Finance, Supply Chain Management or related field
  • Prior experience with US Government contracts and/or US Prime Contractor customers or Supply Chain Management
  • U.S. Citizenship is required
Desired Skills:
  • Knowledge of the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) and Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement (DFARS)
  • Experience managing production, development, or service contracts or experience executing supplier purchase orders and agreements
  • Ability to understand the financial and material aspects of contracts and risk quantification
  • Demonstrated ability to develop effective relationships with customers and internal partners based on understanding, teamwork, and trust
  • Experience working in a fast-paced environment, where prioritization is required to be effective
  • Proven record of responsiveness with strong time management and organization skills
  • Contractual acumen with proficiency in contracts and supply chain management fundamentals
  • Related contract administration experience including hands-on proposal preparation and contract negotiations with the US Department of Defense (DoD)
  • Familiarity with Other Transaction Agreements, Intellectual Property, license agreements, or teaming agreements
Required Education (including Major):
  • Bachelors Degree in Business, Finance, Supply Chain Management or related field
Security Clearance:
This position requires the eligibility to obtain 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. Employment is contingent on other factors, including, but not limited to, background checks and drug screens.

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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Huntsville, AL 35801

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