Manager - Procurement
AECOM - Los Angeles, CA

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Procurement Manager

We’re looking for a leader with initiative who knows how to roll up their sleeves and lead a team in a global effort to implement best practices around the world. In this role you will plan, organize and supervise all activities and aspects of the purchasing function while helping to develop a small team. Our objective is to develop and deliver “best in class” service to our internal clients located in more than 100 countries. Implementing a centralized strategy coupled with decentralized execution you will work with business line and geographic management to help to define and implement common processes and controls and standardize our procurement operations while managing your day-to-day procurement deliverables.

Manage a portfolio of projects and programs

Issue and lead the RFP process including strategy, presentations analysis and selections

Review and negotiate contracts

Drive procurement KPIs and identify and report on savings

Oversee the work of procurement staff

Manage key supplier alliances to resolve issues while quantifying and measuring successes

Participate in the implementation of automated procurement solutions

Recommend policies and procedures to govern procurement work

Advise on compliance issues

Bachelor’s degree or equivalent, a Master’s degree is preferred

At least 6 years of procurement experience

Thorough working knowledge of purchasing policies, processes and procedures

Experience on a global scale is preferred

People management experience is preferred though not required

Oracle experience is helpful

A commitment to customer service

A strong ability to persuade and influence others

What We Offer AECOM employees around the world enjoy a wide range of benefits and competitive compensation package. AECOM is much more than just a place to work. It's a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects world wide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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