John Haris Construction is recruiting for fulltime Procurement Manager.
John Haris Construction - We offer general contracting, construction management, and design-build services to private and public companies for projects of all sizes - from a single office fit-up to treatment plants valued at over $250 million.
We are recruiting to fill the position below:
Job Title: Procurement Manager
Location: Lagos Responsible to: Financial Controller Responsible for: Supply Chain Manager and Procurement Officer
The basic function of the Procurement Manager is to procure, expedite and schedule deliveries of materials and services to project sites.
Responsibilities/Duties Duties include (but not limited to):
Maintain and implement construction proforma / budget for each project
Negotiate pricing contracts with subcontractors and suppliers
Create scopes of work
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
Assist in maintaining company quality control program
Leverage technology, safety measures, and information sharing to increase productivity and profitability
Assist in settling invoice or contract disputes
Handle change order requests
Forecast upcoming demand
Maintain sub/supplier information on company online management systems
Manage materials/equipment inventory
Min Required Experience:
Tertiary Degree in Engineering, Business Management and Project Management, or related discipline
Masters in Business Administration with specialization in operations preferred
Required: 5+ years’ experience in the construction business, much of which has been in purchasing/procurement
Preferred: 10+ years in the construction industry with experience in engineering, estimating purchasing in construction or maintenance area.
Experienced in setting up of a Functional Procurement Team/Department, establishing work-flows, operating procedures, and establishing job descriptions for the team members.
Skills and Knowledge:
Applicants must have the following skills and knowledge:
Ability to read and understand construction plans
Ability to accurately describe and assess the status of a construction project and be ready to provide possible solutions when necessary
Excellent communication skills and ability to communicate with subcontractors, suppliers and clients
Excellent negotiation skills
Excellent problem solving abilities and experience with complex transactions with little supervision
Excellent computer skills and the willingness to learn company created software for managing projects
Excellent time management
Application Closing Date 17th September, 2018.
How to Apply Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV’s to: firstname.lastname@example.org with position title in the subject line.
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