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Public Service Enterprise Group Incorporated.

Procurement Contracting Manager

Public Service Enterprise Group Incorporated. - Newark, NJ

Requisition ID: 41661

Job Function/Category: 55603

Employment Type: Exempt Full Time

This is an exciting time to be joining PSEG. Our commitments, which include safety, integrity, customer focus, and diversity & inclusion, are the fabric of our culture and help drive the success of our business. We are fortunate to have an outstanding workforce of diverse and highly skilled talent who move us forward in our operational excellence journey. PSEG has more than 12,000 employees who are dedicated to the communities we serve and embody our vision: People providing Safe, Reliable, Economic and Greener Energy

The primary objective of this position is to implement a well-defined, well-documented process to ensure that contractual expectations and objectives are met. Manage the development, negotiation and implementation of major professional services and employee benefit contracts leveraging spend, continuing to re-source recurring contractual commitments on a recurring cycle, manage emergent project work in support of business requirements. Work closely with various business leaders to provide contract related support for their business requirements

This position also has responsibility for the overall management of a third-party Managed Service Provider (“MSP”) Program for contingent workers on assignment throughout the PSEG enterprise. This Program Manager will work with all internal Clients using contingent workers (aka “temporaries” or “contractors”) from the initial program implementation through ongoing program management. The Program Manager will act as a single point of contact and liaison for the integration of any Internal Services support (such as Supply Chain Management, Human Resources, Law, Internal Audit Services, etc.) and the operating business units, and facilitate all internal and external activities provided by the MSP program.

This will also include quality and performance management of the workforce supplier community (enrollment, KPIs, compliance, contract management, etc). The MSP will establish contracts with staffing vendors who will be responsible for the recruitment and employment of resources that are deployed for internal clients on a contingent basis by external agencies. Typically these services are engaged on a time and materials basis This position will also be responsible for a Vendor Management System which is a software technology system that automates the requisition, solicitation, evaluation, engagement, and management of and payment for contingent workforce services.

The Contracting Manager will maintain MSP program strategy, support day to day program operations, lead change management efforts, manage program team and manage the Strategic Sourcing Associate position act as liaison between PSEG stakeholders and suppliers, , lead monthly, quarterly and annual MSP performance reviews, provide continuous improvement of operations and program performance, ensure adherence to PSEG policies, and integrate MSP program for contingent workers with PSEG’s overall staffing strategy.

Required Skills, Competencies, Education & Experience:


Specific knowledge of supplier and program management.

7 years of experience with workforce management, program management, and/or contingency/temporary recruitment/staffing.

Experience successfully managing larger complex programs or projects across multiple business units.

Thorough knowledge of vendor management process, program governance, contract terms, and strong negotiation skills.

Demonstrated ability to:

appropriately assess contractual risk and implement risk management strategies;

implement measures and methods to tie payment to performance;

monitor and manage cost and change;

define and manage deliverables and respective responsibilities between the Company and the supplier

Must possess excellent written and oral communication skills.

Experience with Project Management, communications, mediation, program governance, SLA management, vendor relations, etc.

Strong change management (people and process) skills and client relationship skills.

Strong analytical, market analysis and cost modeling skills.

Team facilitation, presentation, and team leadership skills.

Candidate must foster an inclusive work environment and respect all aspects of diversity. Successful candidate must demonstrate and value differences in others' strengths, perspectives, approaches, and personal choices.

Please note: Storm Duty support may be required in the event of the level of impact of a storm.

Desired Skills, Competencies, Education & Experience:

MBA or JD; paralegal experience desired

Bachelor’s Degree in business, finance, or human resources

5 years of experience in an account management or program oversight role

Knowledge of SAP, Microsoft Access, quality control systems (ISO, QS, & 6 Sigma)


As an employee of PSE&G or PSEG Long Island, you should be aware that during storm restoration efforts, you may be required to perform functions outside of your routine duties and on a schedule that may be different from normal operations.

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Business needs may cause PSEG to cancel or delay filling position at any time during the selection process

Public Service Enterprise Group (PSEG) is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in employment, including the hiring process, based on any legal protected characteristic. Legally protected characteristics included, race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, sexual orientation, disability, or veteran status or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law in locations where PSEG employs individuals.

Need to request an accommodation?

If you have a disability and need assistance submitting your resume, applying for a position or registering for a test, please call 973-430-3845. Any information provided regarding a disability will be kept strictly confidential and will not be shared with anyone involved hiring decision

Diversity at PSEG: Equal Opportunity Employer

PSEG is an equal employment opportunity employer and makes employment decisions, including but not limited to, hiring, firing, promotion, demotion, training, and/or compensation, on the basis of merit. Employment decisions are based on an individual’s qualifications as they relate to the job under consideration. PSEG's policy prohibits unlawful discrimination based on sex (which includes pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions, the actual sex of the individual, or the gender identity or gender expression), race, color, religion, including religious dress practices and religious grooming practices, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, marital status, familial status, age, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, protected veteran or military status, or any other consideration made unlawful by federal, state or local laws, ordinances, or regulations.

Need to request an accommodation?

If you have a disability and need assistance submitting your resume, applying for a position or registering for a test, please call 973-430-3845. Any information provided regarding a disability will be kept strictly confidential and will not be shared with anyone involved in making a hiring decision.

PSEG is committed to complying with all applicable laws providing equal employment opportunities. This commitment applies to all persons involved in the operations of the Company and prohibits unlawful discrimination by any employee of the Company, including supervisors and co-workers.

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Public Service Enterprise Group Incorporated.


Procurement Contracting Manager Public Service Enterprise Group Incorporated. - Newark, NJ, United States


Location: Newark, NJ

Company Profile:
The Public Service Corporation was formed in 1903, by amalgamating more than 400 gas, electric and transportation companies in New Jersey. Thomas McCarter was named the Corporation's first president and held the position until 1939.