Construction Procurement Specialist - PTAN

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Date: Jun 20, 2022

Location: Dallas, Texas, US

Company: Bureau Veritas

A WORLD LEADER IN TESTING, INSPECTION & CERTIFICATION SERVICES

Bureau Veritas offers dynamic, exciting employment opportunities with an attractive salary/benefit package and an opportunity to play a vital role with a global organization. If you would enjoy working in a dynamic environment and are looking for an opportunity to become part of a stellar team of professionals, we invite you to apply online today.

Bureau Veritas is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and as such we recruit, hire, train, and promote persons in all job classifications without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, marital status, citizen status, sexual orientation, genetics, status as a protected veteran, or any other non-job-related characteristics.

This position is responsible to ensure equal opportunity in employment in that all persons are treated equally and on the basis of merit, in decisions regarding selection, placement, promotions, training, work assignments, transfers and other personnel actions.

City: Dallas 

State: Texas

Procurement Specialist

The Procurement Specialist is responsible for administering and leading competitive bidding processes (RFPs), negotiating commercial terms (pricing and contractual), proposal analysis, commercial reports issuance, and evaluating and selecting suppliers in accordance with company policies.  This position will operate within the Procurement Team and its associated guidelines but interface regularly with the Project and Construction teams to ensure purchases are meeting all company requirements.  **Please note, this position has a duration of at least one year. 

 

Responsibilities

  • Formulates requests for proposal/quotations/information, bid analysis, tenders, and risk evaluations.
  • Administers and leads cross-functional teams through the competitive bidding process, directs supplier negotiations, develops, evaluates, and selects suppliers in accordance with company policies.
  • Strategically sources equipment and services using a variety of methods to ensure an uninterrupted supply.
  • Evaluates and selects suppliers based on their ability to provide the goods/services and at costs consistent budgetary expectations.
  • Be responsible for negotiation of construction contracts to minimize operational, legal and financial risks. Collaborates with both internal and external legal counsel, as applicable.
  • Tracks material/service costs and supplier performance using approved metrics and tools.  Analyzes trends and makes corresponding sourcing decisions.
  • Engage in regular contact with suppliers.
  • Leads and/or participates in meetings with suppliers to rectify issues and to ensure suppliers are capable of meeting and are aware of the requirements and expectations.
  • Perform work according to the department KPI goals
  • Performs other duties as may be assigned.

 

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in a relevant field of study, (i.e. Construction Management, Engineering, Business, Supply Chain Management, Project Management, etc.) or equivalent combination of experience and technical training.
  • Minimum one (1) years in a renewables/ utility / power plant / heavy construction project environment, with and understanding of types of equipment being purchased
  • Knowledge of purchasing processes with a clear commercial focus.
  • Experience working in a high-performance company with multiple systems and organizations related to compliance, safety, quality, and environmental management.
  • Strong written and oral communications skills.
  • Ability to effectively collaborate with internal and external customers and suppliers
  • Self-starter with excellent planning, project management, work planning, and organizing skills.
  • Strong computer skills with ability to utilize the Microsoft Office suite of products e-binding system

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