Freeport McMoRan Senior Supervisor Contract Controls - Bagdad, AZ in Bagdad, Arizona

Freeport-McMoRan is a premier U.S.-based natural resources company with headquarters in Phoenix, Arizona. We operate large, long-lived, geographically diverse assets with significant proven and probable reserves of copper, gold and molybdenum. The company has a dynamic portfolio of operating, expansion and growth projects in the copper industry. Freeport-McMoRan is the world’s largest publicly traded copper producer, the world’s largest producer of molybdenum and a significant gold producer. We have a long and successful history of conducting our business in a safe, highly efficient and socially-responsible manner.

We have the assets, the talent, the drive and the financial strength to provide attractive and rewarding careers for our employees. We encourage you to take some time to explore your career opportunities at Freeport-McMoRan.

Provide leadership and mentor internal team members on contract controls procedure, challenges, and opportunities. Oversee the contract request process and serves as the site expert to multiple disciplines and leadership teams in contract and contractor management activities.

  • Directly supervise the Contract Control Planners to meet contracting objectives and timelines on a daily basis

  • Responsible for setting meaningful objectives for the team, developing and maintaining effective working relationships with area supervisors, monitoring and quality control of the contract controls processes

  • Instrumental in ensuring that operational excellence is achieved through contracting activities

  • Support the operations with a safe job outcome and overall effectiveness

  • Apply expertise and knowledge in managing contracting activities to ensure appropriate daily, short term, and long-range plan and schedule is being followed and executed accordingly

  • Ensure quality control in the application of contracting processes and procedures

  • Lead and drive collaborative sourcing efforts with respective site leadership team in making insourcing/outsourcing decisions

  • Spend time in the field providing review of contractor job preparation, execution, and follow up

  • Ensure requirements are consistently accomplished to Freeport-McMoRan standards

  • Provide leadership and mentor team on the working knowledge of Company’s planning, contracting standards and processes and how best they can be utilized to reach the Company’s goals

  • Develop and generate reports and analyze data against key performance indicators for site management

  • Perform other duties as requested

Minimum Qualifications

  • High School diploma or GEDandten (10) years of experience in Maintenance, Mining/Manufacturing Operations, Supply Chain, Business, Accounting, Engineering, or a related field;OR

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business, Business Administration, Supply Chain Management, Engineering, or a related fieldandfive (5) years of experience in Maintenance, Mining/Manufacturing Operations, Supply Chain, Business, Accounting, Engineering or a related field

  • Working knowledge of contracting activities

Preferred

  • Supervisory or lead experience

  • Experience negotiating and managing contracts for services in a mining, manufacturing and/or heavy industrial environment

  • Strong experience working with teams and interacting with customers

  • Experience with CAS and/or other contract administration systems

  • Proficient in Microsoft Word and Excel to evaluate bids and generate contracts

  • Advanced experience with Word

  • Knowledge of supply chain practices such as cost modeling, total cost of ownership and bid analysis

  • Certifications such as Certified Purchasing Manager (CPM), Certified in Supply Management (CSM), or other recognized supply chain certifications

  • Travel on occasion based on business needs

  • Experience with root cause analysis and the ability to use it to identify and quantify the benefits of improving processes and tools within supply chain

Criteria/Conditions

  • Ability to understand and apply verbal and written work and safety-related instructions and procedures given in English

  • Ability to communicate in English with respect to job assignments, job procedures, and applicable safety standards

  • Must be able to work in a potentially stressful environment

  • Position is in busy, non-smoking office

  • Location requires mobility in an office environment

  • Occasionally work will be performed in a mine, outdoor or manufacturing plant setting

  • Must be able to frequently sit, stand and walk

  • Must be able to frequently lift and carry up to ten (10) pounds

  • Personal protective equipment is required when performing work in a mine, outdoor, manufacturing or plant environment, including hard hat, hearing protection, safety glasses, safety footwear, and as needed, respirator, rubber steel-toe boots, protective clothing, gloves and any other protective equipment as required

  • Freeport-McMoRan promotes a drug/alcohol-free work environment through the use of mandatory pre-employment drug testing and on-going random drug testing as allowed by applicable State laws

Freeport-McMoRan has reviewed the jobs at its various office and operating sites and determined that many of these jobs require employees to perform essential job functions that pose a direct threat to the safety or health of the employees performing these tasks or others. Accordingly, the Company has designated the following positions as safety-sensitive:

  • Site-based positions, or positions which require unescorted access to site-based operational areas, which are held by employees who are required to receive MSHA, OSHA, DOT, HAZWOPER and/or Hazard Recognition Training; or

  • Positions which are held by employees who operate equipment, machinery or motor vehicles in furtherance of performing the essential functions of their job duties, including operating motor vehicles while on Company business or travel (for this purpose “motor vehicles” includes Company owned or leased motor vehicles and personal motor vehicles used by employees in furtherance of Company business or while on Company travel); or

  • Positions which Freeport-McMoRan has designated as safety sensitive positions in the applicable job or position description and which upon further review continue to be designated as safety-sensitive based on an individualized assessment of the actual duties performed by a specifically identified employee.

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Title: Senior Supervisor Contract Controls - Bagdad, AZ

Location: AZ-Bagdad

Requisition ID: 1901060