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Procurement Manager

The basic function of the Procurement Manager is to procure, expedite and schedule deliveries of materials and services to jobsite.

Location City
Birmingham
State or Region
Alabama
Country
USA
Requirements
Job Duties & Responsibilities
  • Negotiate pricing contracts with subcontractors and suppliers
  • Issue purchase orders for procurement and expedition of materials and equipment for jobs
  • Meet subcontractors and suppliers on-site as necessary
  • Ensure compliance to project budgets and provide analysis of deviations
  • Ensure accurate takeoffs to ensure budgets are accurate
  • Research new materials for design and cost savings
  • Maintain subcontractor and supplier insurance policies
  • Develop and implement new purchasing strategies to deliver ongoing cost reductions and process simplification
  • Maintain relationships with subcontractors and suppliers
  • Establish new relationships with subcontractors and suppliers to ensure adequate resources for all projects and to continually improve pricing and quality of work
  • Assist in ensuring awareness and company compliance to all building codes and local construction guidelines
  • Leverage technology, safety measures, and information sharing to increase productivity and profitability
  • Assist in settling invoice or contract disputes
  • Forecast upcoming demand
  • Manage materials/equipment inventory
  • Qualifications and Experience:
  • 5 to 8 years’ procurement experience within the construction industry
  • Bachelor’s degree in Construction Management, engineering, or comparable degree required.
  • Knowledge of state and local politics and permitting procedures.
  • High drive to succeed coupled with excellent organizational, interpersonal and communication skills.
Compensation & Benefits
  • Competitive salary
  • Blue Cross health and dental group insurance benefits.
  • Company-provided Life, AD&D, and Long-term Disability (LTD) benefits.
  • Company paid vacation and holidays.
  • 401k
  • Monthly living allowance (if applicable).
  • B. L. Harbert International is an EOE/Vets/Disabilities
Job Group
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