Procurement Manager in Norfolk, VA

$100K - $150K(Ladders Estimates)

Dragados USA   •  

Norfolk, VA 23501

Industry: Real Estate & Construction


11 - 15 years

Posted 53 days ago

This Procurement Manager position will report to the Procurement Director, and will be the specialist for all HRBT Construction Material and Sub Contract procurement.


  • Management of the project procurement plan in accordance with approved corporate and or project policies, procedures, plans, strategy and budgets.
  • Communicate with bidders and suppliers or subcontractors on all procurement related matters.
  • Oversee the preparation of the bid inquiry documents, bid tabulations and selection recommendations.
  • Lead contract negotiations and preparation, including issuing approval of contract documents, subcontracts and purchase orders.
  • Oversee Coordination of expediting, logistics and traffic with respect to the delivery of supplier equipment and materials delivered to site.
  • Research new materials for design and cost savings
  • Develop and implement new purchasing strategies to deliver ongoing cost reductions and process simplification
  • Maintain existing relationships with subcontractors and suppliers, and establish new relationships to ensure adequate resources for all projects and to continually improve pricing and quality of work
  • Assist in settling invoice or contract disputes
  • Interface with project segment managers and contract administrators, buyers, expeditors, inspectors, materials controllers, transportation and logistics and other parties as required.
  • Performs other related duties as required and assigned.



  • High school or GED from an accredited institution.
  • Minimum 10 years' procurement experience within a heavy civil construction environment.
  • Minimum 3 years' field or project-based procurement experience in the construction industry.
  • SmartBid software experience.
  • Strong contract management experience essential


  • Local Virginia experience highly preferred.
  • Post-secondary education or work experience in a related field.
  • Sound knowledge of MS Office suite, including Word and Excel.
  • Knowledge of procurement best practices, import regulations, competitive bidding, market conditions, general contract terms and conditions is required.
  • Strong negotiation skills, including the ability to reconcile conflicting service and financial requirements.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Results oriented with the ability to effectively manage multiple priorities and timelines.
  • Exceptional time management skills and the ability to work independently and as part of a team.

Valid Through: 2019-10-17