A lot goes into managing construction projects. Among the many most crucial roles on a construction project is the procurement manager. Also known as the purchasing manager, procurement managers are professionals that handle logistics and the supply chain.
Generally, procurement managers consider purchasing all the necessary materials the project requires, looking for the best quality and cost-effective materials appropriate for each job. More than that, they have to make sure that the materials stay within budget and arrive on time. That part of the job is challenging because prices of materials in the construction world drastically fluctuate and seldom with a warning.