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Contracts Specialist

Requisition ID 141209BR Date updated 05/29/2019
Raytheon Space & Airborne Systems (SAS) is seeking an enthusiastic professional to join the Contracts Operations team as a Contracts Specialist in McKinney, Texas. This is a great opportunity to join SAS Contracts and gain exposure to the SAS business and Contracts organization, collaborate across functions and the enterprise, and interface with all levels of leadership.

The successful candidate will enjoy a broad range of responsibilities within the SAS Contracts Operations team. Duties will include but are not limited to:

General Contracts Knowledge
  • Develop a working knowledge of U.S. Government acquisition and related regulations, e.g. Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR), Department of Defense FAR Supplement (DFARS), and International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR)
  • Understand basic financial aspects of contracts and other business arrangements
  • Understand Raytheon’s policies and procedures both at a high level and as they relate to contract administration

Contracts Operations
  • Provide maintenance and enhancements to the SAS Contracts Rshare site using a strong working knowledge of SharePoint
  • Use Contracts tools, and understand how the data within them impacts metrics and compliance to policies and procedures
  • Participate on existing projects, teams and partnerships to gain cross-functional knowledge
  • Develop a strong working knowledge of the Integrated Contracts Management System (ICMS), and provide support for data calls and report requests with a quick turn response
  • Assist with Material Requirements Planning (MRP) improvement initiatives
  • Support the Digital Engine Team (DET) and business transformation initiatives
  • Research compliance issues, applicable regulations and laws, and formulate recommendations to management

Required Skills
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office applications for the preparation of correspondence, charts, and presentations
  • Introductory knowledge of SharePoint and SAP applications
  • Ability to work within a team, fostering teamwork, collaboration, trust, and respect
  • Must be an effective communicator, both orally and in writing
  • Possess strong analytical and interpersonal skills
  • Adaptable to a variety of business situations
  • Must be a self-starter, able to effectively function with minimal supervision, and respond to multiple, time-constrained tasks in a dynamic environment
  • U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position will need a U.S. Security Clearance within 1 year of start date.
  • U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position will require the ability to access US only data systems.

Desired Skills
  • Working knowledge of U.S. Government acquisition regulations and supplements, e.g. FAR, DFARS, and ITAR
  • Proficient in SharePoint and SAP systems
  • Prior Contracts education or experience

Required Education
Must have a BS / BA from an accredited university with a major in Business Administration, Economics, Finance, International Studies, Pre-Law, Supply Chain, or other related field
141209
Business Unit Profile

Raytheon Space and Airborne Systems (SAS) builds radars and other sensors for aircraft, spacecraft and ships. The business also provides communications and electronic warfare solutions and performs research in areas ranging from linguistics to quantum computing. SAS is headquartered in McKinney, Texas USA. As a global business, our leaders must have the ability to understand, embrace and operate in a multicultural world -- in the marketplace and the workplace. We strive to hire people who reflect our communities and embrace diversity and inclusion to advance our culture, develop our employees, and grow our business.

Raytheon is headquartered in Waltham, Massachusetts. Follow us on Twitter.

Relocation Eligible
No

Clearance Type
Secret

Expertise
Contracts

Type Of Job
Full Time

Work Location
TX - McKinney

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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