Procurement & Logistics Manager

King Of Prussia, Pennsylvania
14 Oct 2016
15 Feb 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
The Company
Jacobs Telecommunications has been at the forefront of creating a new generation of wireless communication infrastructure for over 40 years. We specialize in network development and complete telecom life cycle solutions which has ranked us in ENR's Top 20 Design Firms for the telecommunications sector in 2014. While the wireless world is ever changing, the demand for innovative technology and long term support services remains constant. These services include site acquisition, design and construction, to full operations, maintenance, and deconstruction.

Position Summary

As the Procurement/Logistics Manager, one will establish and implement effective material management leadership, systems, methods and procedures for the office, group and/or projects. In addition, they will participate in or lead material management strategy development and implementation and provide guidance on material management matters to office personnel.

  • Must maintain and enforce the Jacobs Beyond Zero safety program
  • Coordinate with purchasing, construction, warehouse and engineering personnel to ensure appropriate scheduling, procurement and movement of materials
  • Directs and oversee all material management personnel in all aspects of administration
  • Performs project planning and resource allocation
  • Maintains inventory of job related material/parts and supplies
  • Manages with accuracy and adequacy all material management negotiations
  • Supervise change activity to assure adequate protection of the company
  • Maintain effective relationships with management, customers, and project/department team members
  • Performs other related duties as required and assigned

  • Five plus (5+) years of related experience required
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills required
  • Advanced MS Office skills required
  • Strong organizational skills required
  • BA/BS preferred
  • Specific experience in material management/procurement/logistics preferred
  • APICS certification a plus