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Purchasing Manager

  • LocationDraper, UT 84020 - United States
  • Work TypeFull time
  • Positions1 Position
  • Published At:7 days ago
  • Job no: 39101
  • Category: Supply Chain/Purchasing

Job Description


We are seeking a driven individual with a passion for the construction industry. One of our clients is looking to add a strong Purchasing Manager to their team. Responsibilities include:


1) Negotiate and solicit the best price and value combination from suppliers and trade contractors

2) Study existing and new design drawings for knowledge of changes impacting supply of materials in order to reassess budgets and amend forecasts

3) Develop and qualify new subcontractors and suppliers while maintaining and monitoring existing ones

4) Search for new products, materials and processes that will improve costs

5) Negotiate rebates

6) Hold off and minimize price increases through contact with trades, suppliers, wholesalers, and manufacturers

7) Find ways to decrease costs by introducing new building products

8) Understand and utilize indexes to understand markets

9) Plan takeoff management to ensure accuracy of takeoff numbers

10) Perform other duties as assigned


Critical Requirements


1) A university degree is required. Although all candidates are welcome and encouraged to apply, preference will be given to those with degrees in a relevant field

2) Appropriate full-time work experience is mandatory (no students or fresh graduates please)

3) Recent experience in the construction industry is strongly preferred

4) Preference will be given to candidates with recent experience in purchasing management


If you are qualified and aspire to work for an excellent, established company whose employees believe in teamwork and make great contributions to the industry, then this could be a golden opportunity for you. Please apply ASAP!


Compensation and Other Details


Base Salary: Highly competitive package, commensurate with experience

  • Published on 13 Oct 2021, 1:00 PM