Seeking an experienced Purchasing Manager for a prefabricated metal building company in Ft. Lauderdale, FL:
If interested, please send updated resume. Thank you
Company seeks an experienced purchasing manager to maintain and grow our network of material suppliers and vendors to support our domestic and international operations. This individual will be responsible for sourcing and price validating materials and components of pre-engineered metal buildings (PEMB) and structural steel projects.
? Organizes and maintains data on vendor and supplier material and product offering, availability and pricing.
? Assists Sales, Estimating and Project Management on material availability and pricing information, including freight options.
? Initiates, evaluates and/or verifies purchase orders for accuracy and conformance to project or material specifications. Offers alternatives where feasible.
? Reviews current sales orders and evaluates opportunities for volume purchasing and transiting (freight). Analyzes trends and patterns for further discounting.
? Processes and manages transactions with suppliers and vendors. Monitors and expedites orders where possible.
? Reconciles invoices against purchase orders issued prior to payment by accounting.
? Assists Estimating and Sales with material tabulations and specification interpretation.
? Resolves and coordinates the solutions for project material defects and shortages.
? Assists project managers with final project closeouts and post mortem reports.
? Analyzes and summarizes pricing data, patterns and trends for management reports.
? Proven negotiation skills
? Extensive experience with establishing and maintaining vendor/supplier relationships
? Understanding and experience in supply chain management
? Knowledge of and experience in cost accounting principles and processes
?Experience in managing budgets, data reporting and trend analysis
? Effective clear communicator; both verbally and in written formats
? Excellent customer service skills
? Plus: bilingual in Spanish
? Plus: Project Management and/or Procurement experience
? Plus: Knowledge and exposure to steel manufacturing methods and distribution