Associate Director, Sales and Business Development

Associate Director, Sales and Business Development

Raytheon Technologies
5-8 years
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Job Description

Associate Director, Sales and Business Development
About Us:
Raytheon has more than fifty years of continuous presence in Saudi Arabia providing defense and security solutions to the government and commercial customers. Raytheon's innovative solutions and services are increasingly developed by Saudi citizens and delivered in the country and to the global market in a way that contributes to the Kingdom lasting security and economic development. As such, Raytheon is a strategic supporter of Saudi Arabia's Vision 2030.
Job Summary:
This role is responsible for growing Raytheon's business in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) as well as pipeline development, external customer engagement and serving as the voice of the customer to internal Raytheon stakeholders. This position is located in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and will be a member of the country team reporting to the Country BD Leader.
Additionally, this role will assist the Country BD Leader by ensuring compliance with all internal operational policies, procedures, and practices within the RTN SA BD Organization. This position will coordinate the planning and management of customer correspondence, capture/proposal gate reviews, leadership visits, trade shows, external consultants and internal team reviews. This individual will also develop associated financial tools and track relevant metrics, to include 5-Year Plan assessments, New Business Investment (NBI) requirements and Enterprise Raytheon Pipeline Manager (ERPM) opportunities. This individual will be accountable for the day-to-day cadence of tasks, processes and implementation of enabling infrastructure necessary to operate the RTN SA BD function effectively and efficiently.
The role is the 'right hand person' of the Country BD Leader to ensure all activities of the BD team are run well so the rest of the team can focus on deepening customer intimacy, developing and executing winning capture strategies and proposals, and developing a robust pipeline.
Responsibilities to Anticipate:
Additional duties to include, but are not limited to:
  • Partner with business development, product line and functional leaders across the enterprise to evaluate customer insights and market dynamics to support the development and implementation of an enterprise-wide strategy for the Royal Saudi Armed forces.
  • Regularly update Raytheon stakeholders with customer needs assessments, market data, opportunity identification and development status and key pursuits and milestones.
  • Institute an internal network to enable reach back for product and service knowledge and support.
  • Develop and maintain customer contact and engagement plans to establish a one Raytheon approach to managing the customer relationship.
  • Lead the conduct of RTN SA BD staff calls and opportunity reviews.
  • Organize logistics and management of outside business development consultants.
  • Manage ERPM opportunities in coordination with business area capture leads and BD ops.
  • Track customer engagements and coordinate on internal visitors for KSA.
  • Lead the development of visitor guide (agendas, background material) for senior leadership visits.
  • Facilitate implementation of initiatives across the function focused on continuous improvement and efficiency achievement.
  • Track Integrated Product Development System (IPDS) milestones for KSA opportunities and apply IPDS best practice processes.
  • Provide support to the development of the overall RTX strategy for KSA.
  • Leverage business development metrics for continuous improvement initiatives.

Qualifications You Must Have:
  • Bachelor's Degree in Business, International Affairs, Engineering or other relevant discipline.
  • Ability to work effectively and efficiently in a fast-paced dynamic environment with time criticality.
  • High level of computer literacy in Microsoft Office applications.
  • Excellent communication skills - both written and verbal with all levels of management
  • Strong collaboration skills enabling business results working internally and externally.
  • 12+ years of experience with progressive leadership positions in Business Development or Defense Sales.
  • Demonstrated success in relationship building in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
  • Ability to leverage customer knowledge to identify potential growth opportunities in KSA.
  • Understanding of the global competitive defense market, including customers and industry players, within KSA.
  • Experience tracking financial metrics and plans.
  • Experience with the IPDS, ERPM, and NBI processes (or similar).
  • History of providing clear direction and leading teams to success.

Qualifications We Value:
  • Master degree
  • Prior military or defense market experience.
  • Knowledge of Raytheon Technologies (RTX) products and services.
  • Prior involvement with KSA MoD programs, captures, and product lines.
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate directly and effectively with key decision makers.
  • Experience with RTX (or equivalent) financial planning and analyses (FP&A) processes and procedures.
  • Understanding of customer culture, political and military environment and cultural customs and norms of the region.
  • Understanding of the procurement, fiscal and regulatory environment within the country.

1. This position requires a SaudiNational who is eligible to obtain any required Export Authorization.
2. Due to country and/or customer requirements, as a condition of employment for this position, the successful candidate will be required to get a COVID-19 vaccination and provide proof prior to start date.186274
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.

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