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Procurement Manager

  • Location: Atlanta, GA, 30305
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 13 days ago

  • Function: Legal
  • Job Ref: 195595

Terrific Contract Opportunity!

Position: Contract Manager
Location: Atlanta, GA 30305
Term: 2 months (2/15/2021 to 6/30/2021)

Day-to-Day Responsibilities

  • The purpose of this position is to manage and coordinate the fulfillment of the organization’s contract requirements.
  • Reviews, interprets and analyzes contract and service agreements to ensure the terms comply with legal, guidelines, contracting principles, cost constraints as well as with corporate and client procedures.
  • Responds to customer inquires pertaining to modifications of existing contracts and to facilitate all phases of contract management.
  • Prepares and evaluates proposals for new or continuation of existing contracts and makes award recommendations.
  • Negotiates and interprets contracts, and monitors fulfillment of contractual obligations
  • Analyzes amendments to existing contracts or requests for extensions.
  • Provides recommendations of approval or alternation solutions to senior management.
  • Interfaces with the Accounting Department on invoicing and insurance issues.
  • Accountable for administration and execution of Supplier Performance Management Program.
  • Other duties may be assigned.
  • Provides formal supervision to individual employees within single functional or operational area.
  • Recommends staff recruitment, selection, promotion, advancement, corrective action and termination.
  • Plans and monitors appropriate staffing levels and utilization of labor, including overtime.
  • Prepares and delivers performance appraisal for staff.
  • Mentors and coaches team members to further develop competencies.
  • Leads by example and models behaviors that are consistent with the company's values.
  • Decisions made with thorough understanding of procedures, company policies, and business practices to achieve general results and deadlines.
  • Responsible for setting work unit and/or project deadlines.
  • Errors in judgment may cause short-term impact to department.

Is this a good fit? (Requirements):

  • Bachelor's degree (BA/BS) from four-year college or university required.
  • Minimum of four years of related experience and/or training.
  • Working experience with business law, contracting principles and practices, and general and industry specific regulatory and compliance requirements.
  • C.P.M., C.P.S.M. or N.A.C.M. certifications or eligibility preferred.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Strong organizational and analytical skills.
  • Ability to provide efficient, timely, reliable and courteous service to customers.
  • Ability to effectively present information.
  • Ability to respond effectively to sensitive issues.
  • Requires advanced knowledge of financial terms and principles.
  • Ability to calculate intermediate figures such as percentages, discounts, and commissions.
  • Conducts advanced financial analysis.
  • Ability to comprehend, analyze, and interpret complex documents.
  • Ability to solve problems involving several options in situations.
  • Requires advanced analytical and quantitative skills. Intermediate skills with Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Working knowledge of contracts database systems, software, modules, etc.

If this looks like a perfect fit, apply today!