Civil Construction Buyer (Civil Experience Only)

Adecco is assisting a local client in their search for Procurement Buyer in the DFW area. This is a TEMP to PERM Position. Must be bi-lingual.

 

Summary/Objective

Based on standard operating policies, procedures, and practices to procure raw materials, supplies, services, parts, and equipment required in the operation of the business to ensure on-time delivery and optimizing pricing that is consistent with quality, quantity, delivery, and terms. 

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Obtain quotes from suppliers negotiating for optimum pricing, quality, delivery schedule and terms & conditions.
  • Prepare daily purchase orders for acquisition of items with a goal of controlling cost margin, vendor delivery, performance, and product quality.
  • Negotiate terms and conditions with the vendor for material on all projects
  • Serve as liaison between company and supplier regarding all changes in or problems with materials deliveries to meet project schedules
  • Schedule deliveries of materials to job sites while ensuring team members have appropriate materials, tools, personal protective equipment, and inventory to complete project.
  • Coordinate with superintendents and document timely vendor material returns towards the close of each job
  • Work with accounting to solve any PO/vendor payment questions
  •  

    Competencies:

     

  • Concern for Order and Quality
  • Customer Focus
  • Cost & Efficiency
  • Communication
  • Dependability
  •  

    Required Qualifications:

     

  • 3 – 5 years of Civil Construction Procurement experience required
  • Previous ERP experience
  • Construction experience preferred
  • Strong negotiating skills
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
    • Apply with Adecco

    Reference number US_EN_99_021465_1255243