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Sr Manager, Supply Chain Contracts (REMOTE)

Posted May 07
Full Time

Date Posted:



United States of America


HTX99: Field Office - TX Remote Location, Remote City, TX, 73301 USA

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Collins Aerospace reaches across the markets it serves and its vast portfolio of expertise to dream, design and build without limits – so our customers can do the same.

We enable hybrid-electric propulsion for more fuel-efficient flights. We create lighter-weight, higher-performing structures to decrease maintenance. We reduce pilot workload with more autonomous operations. We combine modern design with innovative technology for a best-in-class cabin experience. We harness data to connect the aviation ecosystem and modern battlespace. We drive forward more sustainable practices and products. We accelerate technology and embrace digital transformation. And in doing so, push the limits of what’s possible to drive the future of aerospace with one of the deepest capability sets and broadest perspectives in the industry.

From aircraft nose to tail and from the battlespace to deep space, we collaborate with customers, industry and pioneering technology to transform limitless ideas into breakthrough solutions – for today and the next generation, on aircraft and beyond. Because it’s not about the pieces and parts, it’s about how they all best fit together. And that’s what we know better than anyone.

We have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Manager, Supply Chain Contracts who will be responsible for leading a team in the Supply Chain Contracts organization. This role is a strategic partner within the Mission Systems Strategic Business Unit and will support Raytheon Company work. This individual will be responsible for providing procurement and negotiation guidance and assistance and must possess significant expertise in areas such as the Truth in Negotiations Act (TINA), Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR), DoD Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement (DFARS), Uniform Commercial Code (UCC), Cost Accounting Standards (CAS), use and protection of proprietary information, and supplier financing.

This fast-paced and challenging position is perfect for a dynamic individual with a strong background in resolving complex supplier matters under Government programs.

What You Will Do:

Leads a team on Supply Chain Contracts professionals and advises subcontract managers and buyers as well as provides oversight of the negotiation of subcontract terms and conditions, long-term and strategic sourcing agreements, Raytheon and supplier claims, proprietary information and intellectual property agreements, disputes, terminations and other supplier-related actions.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Handles and resolves complex supplier issues and support strategic Legal and Supply Chain (LCC) initiatives in coordination with Supply Chain colleagues, business partners, and LCC team members
  • Interface directly with suppliers, their leadership, and various negotiators and advisors
  • Participate in DoD audits and interface with DCMA as required
  • Provide education and training on Raytheon standard terms and conditions of purchase,
  • compliance requirements, and applicable regulations
  • May require travel to customer or RTX sites. Minimal international travel as required.

Qualifications/ Experience Needed:

  • Must have a minimum of 10+ years’ overall business and/or legal experience, with at least 3 years’ of direct experience with contracts or subcontracts
  • Must have working experience in drafting and negotiating terms and conditions of solicitations, purchases, agreements, and licenses.
  • Working knowledge of the FAR, DFARS and related laws and regulations such as CAS and TINA
  • Highly proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, Power Point, and Adobe
  • Prior experience in providing clear and concise procurement and compliance advice and consultation to teammates
  • U.S. citizenship is required, as only U.S. citizens are authorized to access the financial management system due to government contractual requirements
  • The ability to obtain and maintain a U.S. government issued security clearance is required
  • U.S. citizenship is required, as only U.S. citizens are eligible for a security clearance
  • Candidate selected will be subject to a government security investigation/reinstatement and must meet eligibility requirements
  • Typically requires a University Degree and minimum 10 years prior relevant experience or an Advanced Degree in a related field and minimum 7 years of experience or in absence of a degree, 14 years of relevant experience

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience leading a team
  • Working knowledge of the FAR, DFARS and related laws and regulations such as CAS and TINA
  • Proven experience providing procurement and negotiation assistance to Supply Chain personnel
  • Top-tier communication skills, including demonstrated writing expertise Ability to adapt quickly and easily to change
  • Perform work with the highest levels of integrity.
  • Working knowledge of laws and regulations governing international business and global trade, such as the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA), the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR), and applicable export/import laws and regulations
  • Experience with intellectual property terms, including protection of proprietary information, software licensing, and the DFARS data-rights provisions
  • Working knowledge of U.S. Government contract-related audits and inspections, including Contractor Purchasing System Reviews (CPSRs)
  • Experience mentoring and training individuals in the subject of government contracting and how it relates to subcontracting
  • JD Preferred

Collins Aerospace, an RTX company, is a leader in technologically advanced and intelligent solutions for the global aerospace and defense industry. Collins Aerospace has the capabilities, comprehensive portfolio, and expertise to solve customers’ toughest challenges and to meet the demands of a rapidly evolving global market.

Do you want to be a part of something bigger? A team whose impact stretches across the world, and even beyond. At Collins Aerospace, our Mission Systems team helps civilian, military and government customers complete their most complex missions — whatever and wherever they may be. Our customers depend on us for intelligent and secure communications, missionized systems for specialized aircraft and spacecraft and collaborative space solutions. By joining our team, you’ll have your own critical part to play in ensuring our customer succeeds today while anticipating their needs for tomorrow. Are you up for the challenge? Join our mission today.

Collins Aerospace Diversity & Inclusion Statement:

Diversity drives innovation, inclusion drives success . We believe a multitude of approaches and ideas enable us to deliver the best results for our workforce, workplace, and customers. We are committed to fostering a culture where all employees can share their passions and ideas so we can tackle the toughest challenges in our industry and pave new paths to limitless possibility.


  • Please consider the following role type definitions as you apply for this role.

Remote: Employees who are working in Remote roles* will work primarily offsite (from home). An employee may be expected to travel to the site location as needed.

Regardless of your role type, collaboration and innovation are critical to our business and all employees will have access to digital tools so they can work with colleagues around the world – and access to Collins sites when their work requires in-person meetings.

Nothing matters more to Collins Aerospace than our strong ethical and safety commitments. As such, all U.S. positions require a background check, which may include a drug screen.


  • Background check and drug screen required (every external new hire in the U.S.)
  • Drug Screen only performed on re-hires who have been gone for more than 1 year.

At Collins, the paths we pave together lead to limitless possibility. And the bonds we form – with our customers and with each other -- propel us all higher, again and again.

The salary range for this role is 118,000 USD - 246,000 USD. The salary range provided is a good faith estimate representative of all experience levels. RTX considers several factors when extending an offer, including but not limited to, the role, function and associated responsibilities, a candidate’s work experience, location, education/training, and key skills.

Hired applicants may be eligible for benefits, including but not limited to, medical, dental, vision, life insurance, short-term disability, long-term disability, 401(k) match, flexible spending accounts, flexible work schedules, employee assistance program, Employee Scholar Program, parental leave, paid time off, and holidays. Specific benefits are dependent upon the specific business unit as well as whether or not the position is covered by a collective-bargaining agreement.

Hired applicants may be eligible for annual short-term and/or long-term incentive compensation programs depending on the level of the position and whether or not it is covered by a collective-bargaining agreement. Payments under these annual programs are not guaranteed and are dependent upon a variety of factors including, but not limited to, individual performance, business unit performance, and/or the company’s performance.

This role is a U.S.-based role. If the successful candidate resides in a U.S. territory, the appropriate pay structure and benefits will apply.

RTX anticipates the application window closing approximately 40 days from the date the notice was posted. However, factors such as candidate flow and business necessity may require RTX to shorten or extend the application window.

_RTX 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.

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