Purchasing Coordinator in Austin, TX at Volt

Date Posted: 3/19/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Location:
    Austin, TX
  • Job Type:
  • Duration:
    N/A
  • Date Posted:
    3/19/2020
  • Job ID:
    218859
  • Pay Rate
    $65000.0/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone
    512-592-3348

Job Description



Volt Workforce Solutions is currently seeking a Purchasing Coordinator for a cutting edge Real Estate development and production company headquartered in Austin, TX.



Volt Workforce Solutions is currently seeking an Purchasing Coordinator for a fast-paced real estate development and production company headquartered in Austin.  The Purchasing Coordinator will obtain and negotiate cost effective bids and unit pricing from suppliers with consideration to the quality, reliability, and urgency of need.

WHY YOU SHOULD CONSIDER THIS OPPORTUNITY

  • Competitive pay + bonus potential
  • Company sponsored benefits package
  • Growth opportunity

WHAT YOU WILL DO IN THIS ROLE

  • Estimates miscellaneous materials necessary for the construction of residential homes and maintains an organized and accurate unit pricing database
  • Negotiate contracts, prepare and distribute big packages for new communities and/or plan changes
  • Negotiate and award partner contracts
  • Evaluate all bids received to ensure bids are in accordance to specs, plan specifics and include the details
  • Manage and update master bid list to include current and new trade partners
  • Negotiate and track all model discounts by trade
  • Analyze and understand vendor/trade partner performance, work load and market issues to ensure all quality and safety completion requirements are met
  • Manage construction costs through effective bidding and negotiating of community specification with trade partners
  • Oversee contract administration input and timelines
  • Help produce and manage quarterly Purchasing Department reports creation, distribution and analysis for assigned communities

WHAT WILL MAKE YOU SUCCESSFUL IN THIS ROLE

  • 3 or more years of purchasing experience in residential home building
  • Must be able to read and interpret construction blueprints
  • Must have a high level of detail orientation
  • Cost Analysis expertise
  • Ability to manage time and organizational skills
  • Proficient in computer skills, can learn software
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills with all levels of company staff, clients and vendors

LOCATION

Austin, TX



This is a direct hire, permanent opportunity. If this looks like the right opportunity for you, apply now, and follow up on your application by calling 512-338-4444.

Volt is an Equal Opportunity employer.