Siemens Project Procurement Manager - Commercial Construction - Building Technologies - Cincinnati, OH in Cincinnati, Ohio
Project Procurement Manager - Commercial Construction - Building Technologies - Cincinnati, OH
Job Family: SCM-Procurement / Logistics & ECC
Division: Building Technologies
Business Unit: Country Division Controller
Requisition Number: 210937
Primary Location: United States-Ohio-Cincinnati
Assignment Category: Full-time regular
Experience Level: Mid level
Education Required Level: Bachelor's Degree
Travel Required: 20%
Siemens is a global technology powerhouse that has stood for engineering excellence, innovation, quality, reliability and internationality for more than 165 years. As a global technology company, Siemens is rigorously leveraging the advantages that this setup provides. To tap business opportunities in both new and established markets, the Company is organized in nine Divisions: Power and Gas, Wind Power and Renewables, Energy Management, Building Technologies, Mobility, Digital Factory, Process Industries and Drives, Healthcare and Financial Services.
The Siemens Building Technologies Division is the world market leader for safe, energy efficient and environmentally friendly buildings and infrastructure. As a technology partner, consultant, service provider, system integrator and product supplier, Building Technologies offers fire protection, security, building automation, heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) and energy management products and services.
For more information, please visit: http://www.siemens.com/businesses/us/en/building-technologies.htm
This position will have an office location in Cincinnati, OH with geographic responsibilities and travel to four additional branches in Columbus, Louisville, Memphis, and Nashville. Responsible for managing third-party spending on materials, equipment and construction trade subcontractors to support projects for the responsible branches. Directly engages in large projects in the bidding phase to improve Siemens' competitive position by running the subcontractor solicitations (RFQs and RFPs), bid leveling and negotiations. Works to manage and develop a diverse group of suppliers and subcontractors to support Siemens building automation, security, fire alarm, and energy performance contracting businesses. This role is part of the management team for the Midwest and Appalachian operations and has a significant impact on the competitiveness and profitability of the business. The position will report to
the National Procurement Manager responsible for procurement throughout the Zone.
The Field Procurement Manager role is measured on the following
•Cost Reductions – the role has a target for percentage of cost savings
achieved through price negotiations, value engineering efforts, and other
•Payment Terms – the role requires negotiation of a target percentage of
Siemens preferred payment terms.
•Procurement Processes – there are requirements for implementing new
tools to enable more efficient and effective procurement.
•Supplier Management – the role has responsibility for managing
relationships with major suppliers including soliciting feedback from internal
customers and sharing that with suppliers.
•Internal Customer Satisfaction – key managers are surveyed to determine the service level provided.
Required Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience
•Electrical Commercial Construction Management and Contract
•8-10 total years of experience in Commercial Construction
•4 years experience with purchasing Electrical and/or Mechanical
installation subcontracts (MEP).
•Purchasing experience to include price solicitation and negotiation for
contracts greater than $1 million.
•Ability to travel to project sites, suppliers and customers in the
OH/KY/TN areas and travel to occasional company meetings
elsewhere in the continental US.
•Travel will be approx. 20%.
•BS/BA degree or significant experience in a construction trade
Preferred Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience
•Experience as a project engineer, MEP coordinator, or electrical
estimator in the OH/TN/KY commercial construction market.
•BS in engineering, engineering technology, business, or construction
•Design and/or estimating experience with building automation, fire
alarm and security systems.
•Experience working with sales and engineering functions on cost
•Procurement management experience in a large, global corporation.
Equal Employment Opportunity Statement
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