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Availability Manager - CONTRACT

Requisition ID 157028BR Date updated 02/12/2020
Availability Manager - CONTRACT
Waddington

Role
  • To work in a busy aircraft MRO purchasing office whose key focus is to ensure parts are available for scheduled & unscheduled maintenance activity and to support the deployment of aircraft to operating bases outside the UK with appropriate spares.
  • This requires reacting to ad-hoc demands to prevent the aircraft from being grounded and pro-actively planning for future demands for parts using an demand forecasting tool set.
  • The role requires some indirect (non-aircraft related) purchasing so engaging with a wide variety of Suppliers is required.
  • The role will also be to support internal and Customer facing stand-up meetings to review performance against contractual KPI's and provide resolutions to ongoing issues.
  • Furthermore the role will require the candidate to act as interim Cost Account Manager for the ISSS SCM budget, preparing performance summary reports, focusing on material spend, labour, risk provision and opportunity realisation and presenting these reports to internal programme managers.

Eligible for or Holder of current SC security clearance as a minimum (RSL will sponsor as required)..

For further details on Raytheon AISR visit - https://www.raytheon.com/uk/capabilities/raytheon-in-the-uk/airborneisr


About Raytheon UK
With facilities in Broughton, Waddington, Glenrothes, Harlow, Gloucester and Manchester, Raytheon UK is invested in the British workforce and the development of UK technology. Across the country the company employs 1,700 people and supports 8,000 jobs. As a prime contractor and major supplier to the U.K. Ministry of Defence, Raytheon continues to invest in research and development, supporting innovation and technological advances across the country.

About Raytheon
Raytheon Company, with 2018 sales of $27 billion and 67,000 employees, is a technology and innovation leader specialising in defence, civil government and cyber security solutions. With a history of innovation spanning 97 years, Raytheon provides state-of-the-art electronics, mission systems integration, C5I™ products and services, sensing, effects and mission support for customers in more than 80 countries. Raytheon is headquartered in Waltham, Massachusetts. Follow us on Twitter.

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.

As a proud contributor to the HM Armed Forces, Raytheon UK signed the HM Armed Forces covenant in 2014. Due to the varied activities and support to our Armed Forces & Reservists, Raytheon UK has since been awarded the prestigious Covenant ‘Gold Award’ Employee Recognition.

157028BR 157028
Relocation Eligible
No

Clearance Type
SC

Expertise
Aerospace/Aeronautical Engineering
Supply Chain/Purchasing

Type Of Job
Contract

Work Location
United Kingdom - Waddington

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