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Procurement Manager Large CapEx Projects

Requisition ID:  29105 

Reflected in our name, AM/NS Calvert is a joint venture between ArcelorMittal and Nippon Steel Corporation, two of the world’s leading steelmakers. We use the most innovative technology to create the steels tomorrow’s world will be made of. As part of ArcelorMittal, every day over 190,000 of our talented people, located in over 60 countries, push the boundaries of digitalization and use advanced technology to create a world that is stronger, faster and smarter. Our strength comes from having a rich tapestry of high-performance, multi-cultural teams, each of them working together effectively to achieve the same organizational goals. AM/NS Calvert promotes an innovative, diverse team experience, while supporting our team members in advancing their careers.


Located in Calvert, 35 miles north of Mobile, Alabama, our state-of-the-art steel processing facility has the capacity to process 5.3 million tons of high-value steel grades in the North America market. We are constantly striving to work safer and smarter, and to make our products stronger, lighter and more sustainable so we can meet the ever-changing needs of our customers, our communities and the wider world.


AM/NS Calvert is expanding its existing portfolio with the addition of a brand new, cutting edge Steelmaking facility in Calvert, AL. The addition of this facility to our site creates a unique competitive advantage, providing team members with endless opportunities to use the latest technology, develop innovative solutions, and drive digitalization across everything we do We invite you to apply to join this Steelmaking start-up and become a part of forging the future of steel in Alabama for generations to come.


Procurement Manager


The ideal candidate will lead the Procurement Activities for various large Capital Projects (in excess of $500MM).  This will include negotiating and executing Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEM) packages, Construction Service Packages and Permanent Plant Material Packages.  Most packages will be valued over $1 Million, with extended execution durations of over 1 year; in addition suppliers and OEMs will be global in nature.

The Basics:

  • Bachelors degree in an Engineering, Business, Analytics or Technical discipline, or a combination of education and experience 
  • 15+ years demonstrated experience supporting large Capital Projects in a Procurement Role; 5+ years as the Procurement Lead or Manager
  • Extensive knowledge of large OEM procurement contracts and the contract management of these contracts ($50-100MM range; multi-year execution).  This includes payment terms, performance bonds/irrevocable letters of credit, liquidated and actual damage clauses and international shipping and logistics terms.
  • Extensive knowledge of the procurement lifecycle, negotiations, and the contract management of Construction Service contracts.  This should include EPCM, EPC, Engineering Services and General Contractor contracts.  This experience should also include Time & Material, Cost Reimbursable and Fixed Fee / Guaranteed Maximum Price (GMP) contracts.  These contracts should be the in $50-100MM value range (or greater & multi-year execution phases).
  • Extensive knowledge of the procurement lifecycle, negotiations, and the contract management of Construction Permanent Plant Materials (PPM) contracts.  This experience should include electrical, mechanical, piping, structural steel and concrete / reinforcing bar contracts.  Knowledge and experience should include domestic and international suppliers; with a focus on US based suppliers where possible.  These contracts should be the in $5-30MM value (or greater & multi-year execution phases).
  • Excellent communication skills, including reporting on Procurement progress to C-Level executives as part of the Project Reporting Process. 
  • Experience managing an EPC, EPCM or similar Procurement Teams.
  • Experience with working on large Capital Projects, specifically in the Metals or Heavy Industrial space.
  • Ability to work with and/or lead people to achieve positive results; Ability to fill in for Project Manager at various meetings




  • Demonstrates strong decision-making, analytical, and problem-solving skills; demonstrates a deep level of detail as it relates to contracts and procurement activities.
  • Builds partnerships and works collaboratively with others to meet shared objectives
  • Knows the most effective and efficient processes to move the project forward, with a focus on continuous improvement
  • Detailed orientated while still maintain a strategic or big picture focus




  • Lead the negotiations for all major project contracts (OEM Equipment, Construction related services and Permanent Plant and Materials.  Collaborate closely with Global Procurement teams on major OEM contracts
  • Owner of the Project Communication Plan as it relates to Project Procurement activities.  This will typically be monthly PowerPoint presentations to C-Level Management.  In addition, this will include supplying contractual funding requests during the project lifecycle.
  • Work with various Procurement team members to ensure that the Project receives the best value, with the least risk on each contract.  Effectively manage outside or contract Procurement and Contract resources assigned to the team.
  • Gathering data for these reports and organizing the complex information for ease of communications
  • Interface with all Project Team members, EPCM members and OEMs to ensure accurate and complete understanding of all project documents, standards and contracts



  • Office and construction setting
  • Gulf coast region in Calvert, AL
  • Days, Monday to Friday with extended hours as required due to periods of peak workloads
  • Weekend Coverage on occasion


AM/NS Calvert focuses on hiring the best candidates, so we strive to provide the best benefits and perks to make your world easier.

Health & Wellness - You can choose between a high deductible health insurance plan with a Health Savings Account (HSA) or a traditional PPO plan with a Flex Spending Account (FSA) option.  We provide excellent dental and vision coverage and an employee assistance program (EAP). We also have a 24-hour on-site gym available.

Financial Protection - We provide life insurance, short- and long-term disability plans, AD&D insurance, and 401k with an employer match of 6%.

Compensation - We offers competitive pay with quarterly bonuses as well as a comprehensive relocation package.

Workplace Flexibility - Paid vacation, starting at 13 days per year, increasing with tenure. Additionally, we provide 10 paid holidays, bereavement leave, and parental leave. AM/NS Calvert believes in a positive work-life balance and offers remote work opportunities, flexible work hours, and alternative schedules, depending on the position.

Career & Personal Development – We offer a tuition reimbursement program and provide in-house training on professional topics, technical skills, and leadership competencies.

Culture – Our culture is built on a foundation of its core values, which include safety, teamwork, accountability, relationships, and sustainability. We emphasize collaboration and recognize every individual's unique contribution, encouraging a diverse and inclusive workforce where all team members can grow and develop.

Way of Life – On-site 24/7 convenience mini markets are located throughout the site.  AM/NS Calvert has a strong commitment to community involvement. Team members can contribute and get involved in giving back to their communities.


If you need an accommodation to complete any part of the application process due to a disability or medical condition, you may call 251-289-3000 or email to communicate your accommodation request.  Do not email your application materials to this email address.  Application materials sent to this email address will not be considered.
AMNS Calvert is an EEO Employer: Race, Color, National Origin, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, Disability, Age, Vet, and Other Protected Group Status. 

Nearest Major Market: Mobile AL

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