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Purchasing Manager - Construction

Company: Jobot
Location: Kirkland
Posted on: September 12, 2023

Job Description:

Health Benefits, 401k, Flex Spending Account, PTOThis Jobot Job is hosted by: Tony SvareAre you a fit? Easy Apply now by clicking the "Apply" button and sending us your resume.Salary: $100,000 - $150,000 per yearA bit about us:We are a national apartment builder who is looking to add a Purchasing Manager to our growing team. The right candidate will obtain and maintain the best qualified and best-priced products and labor contracts to build apartments. Manage and direct Purchasing Staff.Why join us?We are growing fast and are looking for enthusiastic attitudes and team players to join our success. We offer an excellent benefits package including:Medical, Vision and Dental401(K)Employee Stock Purchase PlanFlex Spending AccountsLife InsuranceVacation, Sick, Personal Time and Company HolidaysJob DetailsManage all aspects of purchasing for the multifamily divisionCreate budgets for upcoming projectsManage and supervise all Purchasing Staff, including interviewing, hiring, and training employees; planning, assigning, and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing complaints and resolving problemsBid architectural plans to subcontractors and vendorsObtain quality work at a competitive priceOversee the hiring of contractors, suppliers, and laborersInterpret architectural drawings and specifications to determine project requirements (specifications)Maintain computer databases (pricing, estimates, items, etc.)Respond to phone calls from potential new vendors as well as field staffDevelop purchasing and logistic strategies on a division/regional/national levelIdentify alternate sourcing opportunities for cost savings and/or quality enhancementsReport to the National Purchasing Manager on the state of division operations and the impact of purchasingManage and review costs of existing projectsBuild strategic relationships and a network of business contactsConducts all business in a professional and ethical manner to serve customers and increase the goodwill and profit of the companyAbility to travel overnightRequired QualificationsBachelor's degree from a four-year college or universityThree to five years related experience and/or trainingAbility to focus under pressure and comfortable meeting tight deadlines with a high degree of accuracy and attention to detailPossess strong verbal and written communication skillsAbility to work with all levels of management and personnelStrong organizational skillsAbility to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written oral form or via DRH applicationsProficiency with MS Office and emailAbility to sit for majority of 8-hour workday; use hands and fingers to handle or feel; reach with hands and arms; talk and hear. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and peripheral visionThe noise level is generally moderatePreferred QualificationsJD Edwards experience a plusKnowledge of construction practices preferredInterested in hearing more? Easy Apply now by clicking the "Apply" button.

Keywords: Jobot, Kirkland , Purchasing Manager - Construction, Executive , Kirkland, Washington

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