Randstad Contracts Manager in Morris, Illinois
salary:$40 - $60 per hour
date posted:Monday, May 21, 2018
industry:Miscellaneous Manufacturing Industries
Contract position: Procurement role for someone with experience working on medium to large size industrial projects. Located Southwest of the Chicago, IL area this position will be responsible to drive procurement activities for medium and large CapEx projects throughout initiation, study phase, pre-project phase, detailed engineering and execution phase.
Responsibilities for the Contracts Manager
Full life cycle management of procurement activities for CapEx projects (up to 30 Million)
Take an early and active role in the budgeting estimation process as well as provide recommendation for project delivery models
Actively participate within the project team to find the best solutions taking concepts such as Total Cost of Ownership and Landed cost into account as well as different constraints and requirements.
Provide detailed knowledge of the market and supplier alternatives to theprojects
Lead negotiations for medium and large projects and set up project specific contracts with suppliers
Manage supplier related risks within the project
Other duties as required
Requirements for the Contracts Manager
Bachelor degree, Bachelor of Science in Engineering preferred
Approximately 7 or more years procurement and project management experience
Experience working on medium to large size industrial projects (International experience is a plus)
Solid understanding of different project phases and key deliverables
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