Country

  • Romania
  • City

  • Timișoara
  • Industry

  • Engineering and Construction
  • Job Type

  • Office
  • Posting date

  • October 27, 2023

Contact

Gabriela Cristea

  • Permanent
  • Romania
  • Competitive RON / Year

Website WTS Energy

Procurement Manager

October 27, 2023

Job Description

Procurement Manager

Timisoara / Romania

 

About the job

Leading construction company specializing in railway infrastructure projects. With a focus on delivering high-quality projects on time and within budget, we are dedicated to excellence in the railway construction sector. To support our procurement activities and optimize our supply chain, we are seeking a highly skilled and experienced Procurement Manager to join our team in Timisoara.

 

Job Summary:

The Procurement Manager will be responsible for overseeing all aspects of procurement and supply chain management for our railway construction projects. This position requires a strategic mindset, strong negotiation skills, and a deep understanding of procurement processes and best practices.

 

Responsibilities:

 

  • Develop and implement procurement strategies and policies that align with the company’s goals and project requirements.
  • Conduct market research to identify potential suppliers, evaluate their capabilities, and establish strong relationships with key vendors and subcontractors.
  • Lead the procurement process, including sourcing, bidding, and contract negotiation, to ensure competitive pricing and favorable terms and conditions.
  • Collaborate with project managers and engineering teams to identify procurement needs, specifications, and delivery timelines for materials, equipment, and services.
  • Evaluate supplier performance, monitor delivery schedules, and resolve any issues or disputes that may arise.
  • Manage supplier relationships, including performance reviews, contract renewals, and ongoing communication to maintain a reliable and efficient supply chain.
  • Monitor market trends, industry developments, and technological advancements to identify opportunities for cost savings, process improvements, and supply chain optimization.
  • Ensure compliance with relevant regulations and industry standards in procurement activities.
  • Collaborate with internal stakeholders, such as finance and legal departments, to ensure alignment and adherence to company policies and procedures.
  • Prepare and analyse procurement reports, metrics, and key performance indicators (KPIs) to track performance, identify areas for improvement, and present findings to management.
  • Coach and develop procurement staff, providing guidance, training, and performance feedback as needed.

 

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Supply Chain Management, Business Administration, or a related field.
  • Proven experience as a Procurement Manager or in a similar procurement leadership role within the railway construction sector or a related industry.
  • Deep knowledge of procurement processes, best practices, and industry trends in the construction sector.
  • Strong negotiation skills, with a track record of achieving favorable terms and pricing.
  • Experience in strategic sourcing, supplier evaluation, and contract management.
  • Familiarity with relevant regulations and standards in procurement, such as public procurement laws.
  • Proficiency in using procurement software and tools.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to build and maintain strong relationships with suppliers and internal stakeholders.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving abilities, with attention to detail.
  • Ability to work effectively in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment.
  • Leadership qualities with the ability to motivate and develop a procurement team.

 

 

We offer a competitive salary and benefits package, along with opportunities for professional growth and development. This is an exciting opportunity to play a key role in our railway construction projects and contribute to the success of our company.

 

If you are a highly motivated and experienced Procurement Manager with a background in the railway construction sector, we invite you to submit your resume and cover letter outlining your qualifications and interest in the position.

 

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