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Supplier Diversity Manager (Hybrid)

Company: Raytheon Technologies
Location: Tucson
Posted on: May 27, 2023

Job Description:

Date Posted:
United States of America
AZ224: 3301 E Global Loop Tucson 3301 East Global Loop , Tucson, AZ, 85706 USA
Position Role Type:
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:
Raytheon Missile & Defense Systems' Strategic Sourcing team is seeking a dynamic Supplier Diversity Manager to leverage supplier diversity and Government contracting/subcontracting expertise. You will serve as the Small Business Liaison Officer (SBLO) supporting Raytheon Missiles & Defense (RMD). Raytheon Technologies is a recognized leader in Supplier Diversity within Aerospace & Defense, increasing value and delivering innovation to our customers by growing capabilities through a diverse and inclusive supply base.
This hybrid role will combine telecommuting with as needed on-site presence. Commutable proximity to one of our facilities in either of the following locations is required: Tucson, AZ; Andover, MA or Huntsville, AL.
We value diverse skills and experience, so don't hold back. Your qualification could add tremendous value to our team. Our customers come from all different backgrounds, and so do our employees. If you're passionate about what you could accomplish here, we'd love to hear from you.
Responsibilities to Anticipate:

  • Reporting to the Manager of Supplier Diversity, the Senior Principal Supplier Diversity Specialist will work closely with the greater supply chain, program managers, engineering and subject matter experts (SMEs) to meet government compliance with FAR Part 19 - Small Business Program and other small business laws and regulations.

  • Supplier Diversity Manager duties include but are not limited to:

  • Assists with the implementation and management of Raytheon's Supplier Diversity Program supporting Supplier Diversity Advocates and Mentor Prot--g-- Managers

  • Ensure Supply Chain Management Organizations provide supplier diversity statistical reporting to facilitate the timely submittal of government SSR reports.

  • Represent Raytheon on Community Boards and at local, state and federal procurement conferences, small and minority business associations, industry-sponsored trade fairs, and identify and counsel SB, VOSB, SDVOSB, HUBZ, SDB, WOSB, and HBCU/MIs capable of competing for Raytheon procurement opportunities.

  • Coordinate with other Supplier Diversity Business Leaders (SDBL) and provide advocacy for the Supplier Diversity Program objectives.

  • Analyzes performance data and presents performance progress to identify risks and opportunities to meet small and diversity targets.

  • Works with proposal teams to interpret small business requirements, identify small businesses to support program requirements, and assists in preparing small business participation plans and small business subcontracting plans.

  • Collaborates with Supply Chain to ensure appropriate identification, qualification, and inclusion of small and diverse business suppliers.

  • Collaborates with supply chain and various functions to develop initiatives, such as mentor-prot--g-- and SBIR, that drive increased opportunities for small and diverse suppliers as that aligns with the company goals and objectives.

  • Supports compliance reviews from the U.S. Government, internal audit and other oversight agencies as required, and performing organizations to resolve customer and program compliance issues.

  • Responsible for reviewing lower-tier supplier Individual Subcontracting Plans (ISPs) and semi-annual Individual Subcontracting Reports (ISRs) as needed.

  • Serves as an advocate for small and diverse businesses and provides counseling and guidance to small and diverse companies interested in doing business with Raytheon.

    Qualifications you Must Have:

    • Bachelor's degree and minimum 8 years' prior relevant experience, or An Advanced Degree in a related field and minimum 5 years' experience.

    • Progressive professional experience with a combination of Program, Supply Chain, Supplier Management or Supplier Development related fields

    • Experience managing projects and tracking performance.

    • Experience with Federal Acquisition, Regulations (FAR), Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplements (DFARS), and related supplements

    • U.S. Person (U.S. citizen, permanent resident, refugee or asylee) or eligible to obtain necessary export authorizations required.

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      Qualifications We Value:

      • Ability to build relationships at all levels of an organization and with the Customer and addresses concerns from all parties.

      • Experience in MS Office Suite applications (Excel, Word, Outlook, PowerPoint, etc.)

      • Experience in working with or in small business(es) and overcoming the difficulties they face.

      • Project Management experience

      • Experience with data analytics and tools such as Alteryx, etc.

      • Flexibility to travel.

      • Master's Degree in Business, Finance, Management, Supply Chain or similar

      • Experience providing proposal support/proposal operations.

        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.
        Additional Details:

        • Employee Referral Award Eligibility: Only employees currently within RMD and RI&S have the potential to receive a Referral Award for submitting a referral to RMD and RI&S roles. ALL eligibility requirements must be met (see guidelines (http://onertn.ray.com/functions/hrs/hr/TA/erip/index.html?WT.mc_id=erip_email) ) to receive the Referral Awarding.

        • This position may be based in one of the following: Tucson, AZ; Andover, MA or Huntsville, AL.

          Raytheon Technologies is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.
          Privacy Policy and Terms:
          Click on this link (http://www.rtx.com/privacy/Job-Applicant-Privacy-Notice) to read the Policy and Terms
          Raytheon Technologies is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.

Keywords: Raytheon Technologies, Tucson , Supplier Diversity Manager (Hybrid), Executive , Tucson, Arizona

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