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Project Procurement Manager Mobility Customer Service

Company: Siemens Mobility
Location: Sacramento
Posted on: September 12, 2023

Job Description:

Pioneering in America, from the first mile to the last. This is what drives us.

For more than 160 years, Siemens has been an integral provider of infrastructure, electrification, and transportation solutions in the United States. Rail systems must do one thing above all: run. With modern maintenance solutions - from diagnostics to data-based action recommendations, from quick delivery of replacement parts to strategically planned modernization - we ensure your systems' highest reliability and availability: 100% Railability. We are constantly developing new, intelligent mobility solutions that increase the availability of infrastructure for the society, optimize route usage and create a new quality of travel.

Good service means we are there for our partners and customers when they need us - and beyond. That is because we define ourselves by what we do. Every day, every hour, every minute. We help our customers move the world.

Position Overview:

Siemens Mobility Customer Service Procurement is growing and looking to add a Project Procurement Manager role to the team. This role will lead all procurement required planning, execution, control, and closeout activities for assigned projects. It will be responsible for leading one or more complex projects to deliver the agreed scope within planned quality, time, and cost parameters to satisfy the specified project requirements. Supporting the overall business case, customer timeline, targeted margins, and cash flow objectives. You will lead the Procurement efforts for large critical infrastructure Projects, working on innovative solutions collaborating with colleagues in sales, engineering, operations, finance, your procurement peers & management, both locally & globally. The role will be located in Sacramento, CA.

What your day-to-day will look like:

  • Integrate Procurement in the project management process (PM@Siemens) and coordinate, control, and monitor all Procurement activities in a project.
  • Review and monitor the sales pipeline. Meet with cross-functional partners and participate in project/sales meetings to provide procurement market information at an early stage, optimizing supplier selection. Participate in project/sales meetings as project core team member to exert a shaping influence at an early stage.
  • Establish material budgets and monitor costs through project execution phase.
  • Analyze customer inquiries during bid preparation / opportunity management phases and exactly understand the customer's functional needs in order to include (supplier) innovations.
  • Clearly define the supply chain. Build and maintain project procurement plans, assuring outstanding supply chain execution throughout the entire project, document and communicate the supply chain strategy to cross-functional project teams.
  • Coordinate with various commodity managers both locally and globally for supplier negotiations to assure optimization of project spend.
  • Develop new suppliers to support unusual / nonstandard project needs. Target the geographic areas close to our customers and the trains that we are supporting.
  • Understand the scope of supply and customer contract agreements, perform risk analysis and prepare for negotiations with suppliers and identify supply chain risks and monitor the supply chain during project execution to avoid potential issues/risks.
    To thrive in this role, you have:
    • Bachelor's degree in Supply Chain, Business, Economics, Engineering, or other relevant degree,
    • Senior level experience within procurement to include project management experience,
    • Strongly demonstrated analytical and interpersonal skills and ability to negotiate with both internal and external partners,
    • Microsoft Suite computer skills,
    • Experience in project scheduling,
    • Demonstrated broad supply chain knowledge
    • Strongly demonstrated verbal and written communication skills and listening skills,
    • Setting you apart from others would be Bachelor's degree in Supply Chain, Business, Economics, or Engineering with a minimum of 10 years of experience in procurement to include end to end project management experience. SAP skills and knowledge of PM@Siemens or PM training and/or certification are a plus.
      Why you'll love working for Siemens!
      • Freedom and healthy work-life balance- Health, Dental, Vision Insurance, HSA/FSA, Commuter Benefits - starting Day 1!
      • We believe that each member of our team is accountable for making decisions, solving problems, and taking actions that contribute to long-term impact and financial success.
      • We do the right thing. We stand for green innovations and meaningful solutions with impact on customers, ecosystem partners, society, and environment.
      • We are frontrunners in digitalization and building platforms. Therefore, we are hiring ambitious forward-thinkers who want to have a real impact.
      • Solve the world's most significant problems - Be part of exciting and innovative projects.
      • Opportunities to contribute your innovative ideas and get paid for them! Take advantage of our Tuition Reimbursement program, Mentor Programs, and your development through online learning. We operate daily with a growth mindset - that's why Siemens consistently ranks on the Fortune World's Most Admired Companies list!
      • Employee perks and discounts in addition to our 401k match and generous Paid Time Off
        This job can be based in Sacramento, CA or Lexington, NC. Siemens offers a variety of health and wellness benefits to employees. Details regarding our benefits can be found here: . The base salary range in Sacramento, CA is $104,000 - $140,300 with an annual incentive target of 10% of the base salary. The salary may be higher or lower depending on the budget and the candidate's experience, knowledge, skills, and qualifications.



        Equal Employment Opportunity Statement
        Siemens is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer encouraging diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, creed, religion, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, sex, age, physical or mental disability unrelated to ability, marital status, family responsibilities, pregnancy, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender expression, gender identity, transgender, sex stereotyping, order of protection status, protected veteran or military status, or an unfavorable discharge from military service, and other categories protected by federal, state or local law.

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Keywords: Siemens Mobility, Sacramento , Project Procurement Manager Mobility Customer Service, Executive , Sacramento, California

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