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Purchasing Agent

Company: Jobot
Location: Charlotte
Posted on: September 21, 2023

Job Description:

Purchasing Agent - Residential Construction - Charlotte NCThis Jobot Job is hosted by: Cassidy MoyerAre you a fit? Easy Apply now by clicking the "Apply" button and sending us your resume.Salary: $60,000 - $80,000 per yearA bit about us:We are currently seeking a highly motivated and experienced Purchasing Agent to join our dynamic team in the Construction industry. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in estimating, managing bids, purchasing, as well as homebuilding or residential construction industry expereince. This position will play a crucial role in our company's continued growth and success, ensuring the efficient and cost-effective procurement of materials, supplies, and services necessary for our construction projects. If you have a keen eye for detail, excellent negotiation skills, and a passion for the construction industry, this could be the perfect opportunity for you.Why join us?

  • Competitive Salary
  • Great Benefits
  • Tons of Growth Opportunities
  • Local Charlotte Team and CompanyJob DetailsResponsibilities:1. Manage all aspects of purchasing for the company, including sourcing and negotiating with suppliers and vendors to obtain the best quality materials, supplies, and services at the most competitive prices.2. Evaluate and analyze contractor bids, utilizing your expertise in estimating to ensure that our company is getting the best value for our money.3. Develop and maintain strong relationships with suppliers and vendors, fostering partnerships that benefit both parties and ensuring a consistent supply of necessary materials and services.4. Work closely with project managers and other team members to understand their needs and provide them with the materials and services necessary to complete their projects on time and within budget.5. Regularly review and update our company's purchasing policies and procedures, ensuring that they are in line with industry best practices and regulatory requirements.6. Monitor market trends and changes, adjusting our purchasing strategies as necessary to take advantage of opportunities and mitigate risks.Qualifications:1. A minimum of 3 years of experience in a purchasing role within the construction industry, with a strong focus on estimating and managing bids.2. Proven experience in homebuilding and residential construction, with a thorough understanding of the materials, supplies, and services necessary for these types of projects.3. Excellent negotiation skills, with a proven track record of securing high-quality materials and services at competitive prices.4. Strong analytical skills, with the ability to evaluate and analyze contractor bids and make informed decisions based on this analysis.5. Excellent communication skills, with the ability to build strong relationships with suppliers, vendors, and team members.6. A strong sense of integrity, with a commitment to conducting all purchasing activities in a fair and ethical manner.7. Proficiency in relevant software, including purchasing and project management software.8. A bachelor's degree in business, supply chain management, or a related field is preferred.Interested in hearing more? Easy Apply now by clicking the "Apply" button.

Keywords: Jobot, Charlotte , Purchasing Agent, Sales , Charlotte, North Carolina

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