Siemens Project Procurement Manager - Commercial Construction - Building Technologies - Cincinnati, OH in Cincinnati, Ohio

Project Procurement Manager - Commercial Construction - Building Technologies - Cincinnati, OH

Locations:Cincinnati, Ohio

Job Family: SCM-Procurement / Logistics & ECC


English (US)

Job Description

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%

Division Description:

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.

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Position Overview

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

Negotiation experience.

•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

reduction efforts.

•Procurement management experience in a large, global corporation.


Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

Siemens is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer encouraging diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, creed, religion, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, sex, age, physical or mental disability, marital status, family responsibilities, pregnancy, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender expression, gender identity, transgender, sex stereotyping, protected veteran or military status, and other categories protected by federal, state or local law.

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