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Procurement Manager
Lane Construction

Company Description

The Lane Construction Corporation is a leading U.S. construction company specializing in the transportation, infrastructure and energy industries. Lane’s unique combination of capabilities includes public-private partnerships/innovative financing and joint ventures; large, complex design-build and bid-build projects; and the ability to produce and install asphalt, aggregates and concrete.

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Job Location:
Dallas, TX, United States
Primary Category:
Construction Management
Secondary Category:
Business Development Manager
Job Type:
Full Time
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Reports to: Executive Vice President – Operational Services



The Procurement Manager is responsible for the centralized procurement of goods and services through the development and implementation of a project procurement strategy plan and the management of supplier and subcontractor relationships.




Including but not limited to:


  • Leading the development, implementation, and alignment of sourcing strategies and subcontractor and supplier network capabilities for key goods and services to achieve broad business objectives.
  • Setting strategic vision and goals and ensuring execution of all common procurement strategies including supplier management, subcontract management, common procurement tools, and reporting.
  • Collaborating with senior functional leaders to establish both short and long-term business objectives.
  • Identifying, developing, and managing strategic business relationships to enable implementation of the project procurement strategy, revenue achievement, and new product development initiatives.
  • Overseeing the procurement function to ensure that the functional leads receive quality, timely procurement service and assistance.
  • Leading cross-functional teams of project engineers, material suppliers, purchasers, estimators, subcontractors, consultants, and legal staff to consolidate the supply base.
  • Evaluating supplier and subcontractor capabilities and establishing sources for new technologies and markets as dictated by project requirements.
  • Identifying, selecting, and pre-qualifying the “best” subcontractors and suppliers in the industry per category. Develop recommended standards/guidelines, working in collaboration with Engineering, affiliate experts, and consultants to improve operational efficiency and enable greater leveraging.
  • Identifying metrics, tools, and processes to optimize sourcing, subcontractor and supplier activities, and efficiencies; working collaboratively with team members to prioritize and drive implementation.
  • Developing and coordinating new policies and procedures regarding procurement processes.
  • Conducting analysis of program policies and procedures, developing plans, formulating guidelines, implementing new developments and procedures, and providing policy interpretation for finance to purchasing customers within corporate guidelines.
  • Carry out job duties while maintaining Lane values.
  • And other duties as assigned.




  • Bachelors or MBA in finance, business, or related field preferred but not required.
  • Minimum 5 years of professional experience in procurement, engineering, or supply chain management.
  • Heavy/Civil Construction industry experience preferred.
  • Time management and organizational skills; detail oriented.
  • Leadership and supervisory skills.
  • Knowledge of current market and cost drivers.
  • Strong negotiation skills.





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.

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