Join the Largest Public Transportation Authority in North America As A Manager, Procurement NYC Transit, Division of Materiel Job Vacancy Notice 94006
MTA New York City Transit (NYCT) serves close to 6 million subway customers and 2.3 million bus customers on an average weekday. Its 50,000 employees provide mass transit throughout the five boroughs of New York City.
NYC Transit is seeking an experienced, dynamic leader to fit the role of manager of procurement. The manager will be responsible for preparing contracts for public work or consultant services or for goods (including rolling stock) and other services in accordance with NYC Transit procurement practices; the development, solicitation, negotiation and awarding of contracts through the Bid process and the Request for Proposal process; and preparing related documents and analyses. Additional responsibilities include conducting market surveys and qualification hearings; preparing and negotiating supplementary agreements such as modifications/task orders covering changes to scopes of work, pricing and/or fee schedules, and contract closeout.
The selected candidate will also collect, analyze and report data; formulate bid submission requirements, bid evaluations, and review vendor qualifications. The manager of procurement will serve as liaison to other departments, agencies and vendors and provide consultation to client departments for the planning of procurement activities, methods, justifications and schedules.
Under the direction of the Senior Director, the manager of procurement will supervise and provide training/guidance to lower level professional/technical staff members; prepare cost and price analyses of proposals; formulate negotiation positions; negotiate price for new contracts, contract modifications, construction change orders and other procurement actions and prepare communications and written narratives summarizing negotiations and their results.
Education and Experience Requirements:
A baccalaureate degree from an accredited college and five (5) years of experience, including two (2)
years served in a managerial or supervisory capacity, in contracting services and procurement of goods
and services; OR
A satisfactory equivalent of education and experience.
• Excellent presentation skills • Knowledge of public agency contracts and procurement and automated procurement systems • Understanding of and experience in working with Minority and Woman Business Enterprise programs is desired • Detail oriented with strong organizational and analytical skills • Strong oral and written communications skills • Ability to interact effectively with all levels of staff and management both internal and external to NYCT • Experience working with contractors, consultants and vendors
NYC Transit associates are offered competitive compensation and a robust benefit package that includes:
• Pension Plans • Medical, Dental, Vision and Prescription Coverage • Paid Vacation, Holidays and Leave Programs • New York’s 529 College Saving Plan • Flexible Spending Accounts • Municipal Credit Union • Commutation Pass
To Apply, Visit our website:
www.mta.info/employment - Select NYC Transit, Select Job Postings, Search by Job Title: Manager, Procurement, or by Job Vacancy Number: 94006, or use the following link https://tinyurl.com/y96xkssg
MTA and its affiliated/constituent agencies are Equal Opportunity Employers. The MTA encourages qualified applicants from diverse backgrounds and experiences, including military service members, to apply.