Job Title: Network Services Estimator/ Resource Manager
Location: Plano, TX
Duration: Up to 18 months
Pay Rate: $35 to $40/hr
This is a must have role that we are looking to start interviewing for immediately. The right person will have a solid background with, establishing LOE (Levels of effort) for Wireless Network Services statements/scopes of work & evaluating, qualifying and selecting suppliers for the external purchase of Wireless Network Services. Please send your most recent, up-to-date resume and questions directly to firstname.lastname@example.org for immediate action!
We are currently recruiting for a Network Services Estimator and SME in Wireless Macro Construction. The role is responsible for: 1. Establishing LOE (Levels of effort) for Wireless Network Services statements/scopes of work. 2. Evaluating, qualifying and selecting suppliers for the external purchase of Wireless Network Services to be delivered to Customers as part of or as an Company product or service and/or for internal use within Company.
Lead sourcing and contracting activities for network services, including validation of scope and cost estimates.
Manage, prepare & execute the RFx process
Evaluate supplier capabilities, capacity, and competences in order to staff projects, leading to supplier selection
Conduct supplier negotiation and discuss project specific scope in depth and negotiate them face to face with contractors.
Education: Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience
3-5 years of strategic sourcing experience and / or extensive experience negotiation telecom construction projects with subcontractors
Network services, civil construction, EF&I, tower work, small cells or inbuilding.
Sourcing Practice, Process & Strategy Knowledge
Change & Improvement Management Skills
Commercial Acumen & Skills
Financial Acumen & Skills
Local Laws & Regulations Knowledge
Telecomm services procurement or project (tower/rooftop construction) experience strongly preferred
Sourcing or procurement experience strongly preferred
Construction management experience and / or construction estimating techniques and costs is a plus.
Change management and process improvement capabilities
Experienced with Microsoft Office programs, particularly Excel, Word, Power Point and Outlook