AECOM Procurement Specialist in Carlsbad, New Mexico

Business Line Government

Position Title Procurement Specialist

United States of America - New Mexico


Job Summary

AECOM has an exciting opportunity for an experienced Procurement Specialist in Carlsbad, New Mexico.

The successful candidate will provide procurement leadership and support wide variety of standard and specialized procurement activities. Negotiate, award, and administer subcontracts and purchase orders in Firm-Fixed Price, Time and Material, Labor Hour and Cost Reimbursement environments. Responsible for all aspects of subcontract administration. Interface with technical organizations in development of pre-procurement plans, statements of work, and costs estimates. Negotiate, place, and administer purchase orders and modifications with suppliers for complex material and service requirements following established policies and procedures. Prepare written procurement documents such as justification for award, negotiation memorandums, and cost/price analysis. Review and settle claims and termination actions.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree with ten (10) years of related experience.

  • Ten (10) years of experience in procurement, or subcontracting with a background in conducting negotiations.

  • Experience in Federal Contract Management working with Department of Energy or Department of Defense, including knowledge and understanding of Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) and Department of Energy Acquisition Regulations (DEAR).

  • Due to the nature of the work, candidates must be US Citizens.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience working with Oracle and/or People Soft a plus.

  • Ability to teach, train, and guide less experienced subcontractor personnel.

  • CPM, CPCM or Core FAC certifications such as APDP Level II or DAIWA Level II are a plus.

  • Previous WIPP experience preferred.

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow.

AECOM is an equal opportunity employer and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here at to view the EEO Is The Law poster.

Job Category Procurement

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 161300BR