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Senior Contracts Administrator in Pueblo, CO at Evraz North America

Date Posted: 10/23/2019

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Senior Contracts Administrator

City: Pueblo / State: Colorado                                                   


At EVRAZ North America, we manufacture engineered steel products for rail, energy and industrial end markets at six production sites located in the USA (Portland, Oregon; Pueblo, Colorado) and Canada (Regina, Saskatchewan; Calgary, Camrose and Red Deer, Alberta). We are the largest North American producer by volume in the rail and large diameter pipe markets, and we hold leading positions in the Western Canada oil country tubular goods, small diameter pipe and West Coast plate markets.

EVRAZ offers competitive wages and benefits along with training, apprenticeships and development programs to help you accomplish your professional objectives. We encourage our employees to continue their education by providing tuition reimbursement and training opportunities. And our open door policy fosters a culture of open communication that allows every employee to have a voice in the company. It’s how the best ideas come to light—and why the best people choose to work at EVRAZ.



Job Description and Responsibilities

EVRAZ NA is hiring a Senior Contracts Administrator to join our growing team.  This position will oversee and plan all aspects of purchasing from pre-bid to closeout.  This position will report to the Project Director on-site at our mill in Pueblo, CO.

  • Plan and oversee all aspects of contracting from pre-bid to closeout
    • Establish and manage contracting and contract management policies, procedures, and instructions in-line with corporate guidelines
    • Represent company in contract negotiations, formulating policies with suppliers, Consult with corporate attorneys and senior management to minimize project and corporate risk while maintaining commercial competitiveness
  • Execute contracting activities
    • Collaborate with internal and external counsel, senior management, and technical teams to establish contracts that minimize project and corporate risk while maintaining commercial competitiveness
    • Identify and provide leadership in the evaluation and qualification of vendor materials and equipment, subcontractors, and professional service providers
    • Gathers and maintains information to analyze market and delivery systems to assess present and future material availability
  • Manage contracts for materials and goods
    • Coordinates activities of personnel engaged in buying and/or estimating materials, equipment, contract and professional services
    • Maintains records of goods ordered and received and deviations from contractual terms
    • Prepares and issues or receives and manages all contract-related formal communications with vendors / suppliers
    • Provides recommendations to the Project team to resolve grievances, and claims
    • Ensures purchase orders or contractor claims and contracts conform to company policy and contractual terms
    • Oversees the development and review of all procurement analytics and reporting (such as financial projections, expediting action plans, delivery schedules and project purchasing reporting)
    • Performs other functions or duties as assigned by management

 



Job Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in construction management, business, engineering, supply chain management or equivalent degree
  • 10 years of experience in the contracts management role on projects larger than $100M
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills
  • Effective at negotiation and conflict resolution
  • Self-starter, able to manage and prioritize multiple tasks effectively. Highly motivated to consistently deliver top quality work products on-schedule.
  • Team player with the ability to also work independently to meet fixed deadlines, goals and objectives.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office (Power Point, Word, Excel) with general knowledge of database utilization. Oracle experience is a plus
  • Certified Purchasing Manager preferred

 

All applicants must be legally able to work in the USA without sponsorship.

 

EVRAZ is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Individuals with Disabilities, and Veterans.

While we thank all those who apply, only those being actively considered for employment will be contacted.

 

At EVRAZ North America, we manufacture steel. We also manufacture excellence, drive success and build careers for our employees. Our people come from diverse backgrounds, but share a common set of values and the same goal of creating the best possible solution for our customers.

 

In addition to a competitive wage and generous benefits package, our employees share in the Company’s success through incentives like profit sharing. We provide opportunities for advancement and promote often from within—which means that a job at EVRAZ can take your career farther than you ever imagined.

 

With more than 4,500 team members in the U.S. and Canada, EVRAZ offers well-paying jobs and a comprehensive range of employee benefits. Our total compensation package includes benefits such as:

 

  • Competitive wages and bonus opportunities
  • Family medical, dental, vision and prescription coverage at minimal employee cost
  • Short and long term disability programs
  • Competitive retirement plans
  • Paid vacations
  • Apprenticeship and career advancement within the company
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Wellness program

 

Job Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in construction management, business, engineering, supply chain management or equivalent degree
  • 10 years of experience in the contracts management role on projects larger than $100M
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills
  • Effective at negotiation and conflict resolution
  • Self-starter, able to manage and prioritize multiple tasks effectively. Highly motivated to consistently deliver top quality work products on-schedule.
  • Team player with the ability to also work independently to meet fixed deadlines, goals and objectives.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office (Power Point, Word, Excel) with general knowledge of database utilization. Oracle experience is a plus
  • Certified Purchasing Manager preferred

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