Manage procurement of all aspects of landscape & irrigation materials for our commercial landscape company. The position manages organization, pricing, securing, purchasing of plant material, irrigation material & all hard scape materials involved in site construction.
Duties: purchasing the highest quality merchandise at the lowest possible cost in correct amounts. Prepare purchase orders, solicit bid proposals, review requisitions for goods and services. Research & evaluate suppliers based on price, quality, selection, service, support, availability, reliability, production, and distribution capabilities, and the suppliers reputation and history. Analyze price proposals, financial reports, and other data and information to determine reasonable prices. Negotiate, renegotiate, and administer contracts with suppliers, vendors, and other representatives. Leverage vendors/subcontractors across multiple procurements to create cost savings to the project(s). Develop escalation calculations for each bid. Request for quotes: uses the purchase requisition information to obtain best pricing & delivery commitments per company guidelines. Issues & maintains log of purchase orders per company guidelines.
The individual should have at least three years experience in construction or a related discipline such as purchasing/material control. Be detail oriented, flexible & highly motivated, have a strong work ethic & professional demeanor. Effective time management & organization skills, ability to perform multiple tasks efficiently & accurately. Excellent interpersonal, written, & verbal communication skills. Must be a team player, but able to work independently to meet intense deadlines, goals, & objectives. Must be proficient in Microsoft Office (Word & Excel).
Please submit your resume with salary requirements to Sandy Wallace. No phone calls please.