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Senior Procurement Manager, Offshore USA

RWE Renewables Americas LLC, Boston, Vereinigte Staaten (US)  

To start on 10/01/2022 or To start as soon as possible, Full time, Permanent


As a senior member of our Global Offshore Procurement team, you will take a lead role in the development and implementation of our Procurement strategy for the USA.

Working closely with the US Offshore Country Team, your primary focus will be the strategic development of a local supply chain – identifying and pre-qualifying suitable marine contractors and running multiple supplier enquiries in order to establish a solid localisation position in the US Offshore market.


This role will be based in Boston, USA


Your Future Plans:


  • Provide Procurement support to RWE’s US offshore team
  • Understand the Offshore regulatory framework; in particular the requirements for RWE-R to work with the domestic supply chain.
  • Translate regulatory requirements into a clear Supply Chain / Procurement strategy.
  • Manage and drive local content requirements
  • Engage and develop local supply chain capability.  Build strategic relationships with targeted domestic suppliers
  • Manage the negotiation of high value, complex contracts and realise these contracts during the construction and installation phase
  • Conduct negotiations in multi-disciplinary and international teams
  • Explore contract models (multi-lot, EPCI) and recommend optimal approach
  • Optimise Global purchasing processes, methods and tools for the improvement of internal and external procedures


Your Powerful Skills:


  • Experience in handling power plant construction contracts or very large industry or infrastructure projects
  • Solid knowledge of the US supply chain for large construction/infrastructure projects
  • Extensive experience in identifying and assessing commercial contract risks and in developing risk prevention or control strategies
  • Proven experience with complex CAPEX negotiations
  • Ability to manage several sets of agreements and stakeholders as well as to manage and lead multi-disciplinary and international teams
  • Intercultural understanding and experience in working with people from various cultures
  • Very good communication skills in English
  • Ability to travel domestically and internationally



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Any questions? Ben Michalson ben.michalson@rwe.com

We look forward to meeting you!


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RWE represents change, innovation and sustainability. As one of the world’s leading generators of electricity from renewable energy sources, we aim to be carbon-neutral by 2040 and to enable a sustainable life for people around the world. To achieve this, we are looking for dynamic and motivated people to join us in creating a sustainable and secure energy future.

RWE Renewables GmbH, based in Essen, Germany, is RWE’s youngest subsidiary and one of the world’s leading companies in the field of renewable energies. With an international team of around 3,500 employees, we are drivers of the energy transition – and provide electricity for a sustainable life. Our total capacity of more than 9 gigawatts results from onshore and offshore wind parks, photovoltaic plants and battery storage. We focus on growth: on the American continent, on the European core markets and on new markets in the Asia-Pacific region.

Nearest Major Market: Boston

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