Commodity Manager (109289BR)

  • Raytheon
  • Glenrothes, Scotland, United Kingdom
  • 10/30/2018
U.S. Citizen / Must Be Clearable Acquisition / DAWIA Services

Job Description

Location: Glenrothes Scotland Security Clearance: BC Commodity Manager
Glenrothes

Purpose of the role:
As a key member of the Procurement team (reporting to the Procurement Team Lead) the focus will be on providing leadership in the development and execution of Commodity Strategies.
Responsibilities will include the development of key supplier relationships, contract negotiations, and defining and implementing Commodity strategies focussed on technology, capability, risk, and cost.

This high profile role will require a procurement professional who can operate primarily at a strategic level but with the ability to support at an operational level when required.

Main Responsibilities
Cost Management
Provide a pro-active approach to supporting the Commodity on risk , market and technology trends
Drive KPI/scorecard management for suppliers as required
Implement, negotiate and manage supply agreements and contract pricing with key suppliers
UK and some international travel may be required

Competencies -:
Performance and results driven
Ability to understand technical requirements
Good negotiation skills
Time management and organisational skills
IT literate

Personal Characteristics-:
Excellent communication skills
Strong sense of urgency and a self starter
Ownership and accountability
Assertiveness
Ability to work with all levels of people
History of continuous improvement

Education and Experience-:
Ideally Degree Qualified (or equivalent)
CIPS preferred
SAP preferred
Working Knowledge of Contract Law preferred

About Raytheon:
Raytheon UK is a subsidiary of Raytheon Company. We are a prime contractor and major supplier to the UK Ministry of Defence and have developed strong capabilities in mission systems integration in defence, National & Cyber security and commercial markets. Raytheon UK also designs, develops and manufactures a range of high-technology electronic systems and software solutions at its facilities in Harlow, Glenrothes, Gloucester, Manchester Waddington and Broughton.
Raytheon Company, with 2017 sales of $25 billion and 64,000 employees, is a technology and innovation leader specialising in defence, civil government and cyber security solutions. With a history of innovation spanning 96 years, Raytheon provides state-of-the-art electronics, mission systems integration, C5ITM products and services, sensing, effects, and mission support for customers in more than 80 countries. Raytheon is headquartered in Waltham, Mass

Raytheon Career Development:
Raytheon has a wealth of resources available to help you develop your career from the moment you join. Activities range from on-line learning modules, to external training and support for taking professional qualifications relevant to your role.

Standard Benefits:

25 days holiday + statutory public holidays
Contributory Pension Scheme (up to 10.5% company contribution)
6 times salary ‘Life Assurance’
Flexible Benefits scheme with extensive salary sacrifice scheme’s.
Enhanced sick pay scheme
Enhanced Family Friendly Policies, including enhanced Maternity, Paternity & Shared Parental leave.
37hr working week, with an early finish Friday (hours may vary depending on role, job requirement or site specifics arrangements). Flexible working arrangements may be considered depending on the role and subject to line manager approval.
Canteen facilities available at Harlow & Glenrothes sites and Manchester & Gloucester offer free snacks & drinks (hot & cold).

Diversity:
Diversity is a core business imperative at Raytheon. We are an equal opportunity employer that promotes inclusiveness and always employs the best professionals for the job. Having a diverse workforce allows Raytheon to draw upon a range of different ideas and experiences which supports growing our business and creates an environment where everyone has an equal opportunity for success. Raytheon UK pro-actively encourages diversity of ideas, thoughts, and networking opportunities and has created Employee Resource Groups (ERGs) including Raytheon Women's Network, YesNet (Young Employees Success Network), D&I council, Reservist Network etc. and all Raytheon employees are welcome to participate regardless of their background.

Raytheon Application Process
To apply visit the link to the website http://jobs.raytheon.com/united-kingdom/search/
and search for Req ID: 109289BR.
Please complete the on-line instructions to create a profile and upload CV.

Please also view the Raytheon video: http://www.raytheon.com/ourcompany/ourculture/ 109289
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