Purchasing Manager - Sarasota

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Sarasota, FL
Job Type
Direct Hire
Dec 28, 2017
Job ID
Purchasing Manager
The primary responsibility is the complete and accurate contracting of all labor required to build homes.
  • Ensure the client has only the best trade partners in order to meet its manufacturing needs.
  • Ensure the client trade partners are continuously improving in the areas of quality, cost, service and delivery performance
  • Understand the material supply chains of specific spend categories, and implement material sourcing strategies to optimize the flow through the chain
  • Maintain a thorough understanding of the industry for the specific major category being sourced
  • Facilitate value engineering sessions with trade partners and associates
  • Proactively communicate with all applicable associates within division
  • Benchmark industry sourcing and supply management best practices
  • Develop, maintain and use should-cost models for specific spend categories and related construction services
  • Own the responsibility for improving the division’s cost per sq foot
Education and Experience Requirement:
  • Minimum High School Diploma or equivalent required; College preferred.
  • Valid Driver’s License with good driving record and auto insurance coverage
  • Minimum of 2 years of residential construction experience.
  • Computer literate with the ability to work with JD Edwards, Auto CAD, Buzzsaw, Build Pro/Supply Pro, and Excel preferred.
  • Full understanding of residential construction and architectural design.
  • Professionally perform multiple, detail oriented tasks with simultaneous deadlines.
  • Good writing and extremely good organization skills.
  • Possess strong work ethic, integrity, and loyalty.
  • Team Player with ability to work well under pressure.