1+ months

Contract/Procurement Manager - KC

Kansas City, KS

The Lane Construction Corporation is one of Americas leading construction companies, specializing in large, complex civil infrastructure. For nearly 130 years, it has contributed to the development of the countrys vast network of roads, highways, and bridges, including the Interstate Highway System. Lane also specializes in tunnels, metro and railway systems, as well as airports and water and wastewater treatment plants

Job Description

The ProcurementManager is responsible for assisting the Regional Procurement Manager with all major project specific solicitations undertaken by the Regional Office.


Including but not limited to:

Identify and evaluate new vendors for heavy/civil construction projects.

Maintain LANEs database of suppliers and subcontractors for each area in which the Regional Office bids.

Work with the Bid Team to review material and subcontractor requirements; solicit and compile quotations and then recommend purchases to the Operations Team, based upon the most advantageous combination of price, quality, delivery, and other value added supplier services.

Prepare Bid Invitations utilizing iSqFt, LANES chosen solicitation software package.

Document solicitations and follow-up communications with all vendors invited to bid on a project.

Ensure that DBE/SBA solicitation requirements are met pre-bid and assist the Operations Team with additional post-bid solicitations as needed.

Maintain communication with the Operations Team to stay aware of the performance level of the chosen vendors.

Establish, Nurture and Maintain Relationships with vendors required for the free flow of information concerning market trends impacting the heavy/civil market.

And Other duties as assigned.

Carry out all job duties while maintaining LANE's Values.


Excellent Math and Computer Skills.

Proficient in Microsoft Office Modules, iSqFt, Sharepoint and Heavy Bid.

BS degree in a "Civil Engineering Related Field" desired, or equivalent experience

Minimum of 8 years of related experience

Ability to read and interpret heavy/civil plans and specifications

Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals

Strong prioritization and organizational skills; detail-oriented

Excellent time management, verbal and written communication skills

Marketing and sales experience/skills a plus

Be a "Team Player"

Lane Construction offers a comprehensive benefits package with an excellent opportunity to grow and be part of one of the most respected names in the construction industry. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. Lane is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V.


Posted: 2021-05-27 Expires: 2021-12-24

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Contract/Procurement Manager - KC

The Lane Construction Corporation
Kansas City, KS

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