Purchasing Manager (Construction/Electrical)

Location: Sacramento, CA
Date Posted: 09-13-2017
The Purchasing Manager will negotiate with vendors for the purchase of all materials, supplies, equipment and services used by the company. 

Responsibilities include:
  • Negotiates with vendors for goods and services, negotiating the best possible price and service guarantee.
  • Establishes purchasing policies and ensures compliance.
  • Develops new supply sources where vendors are inadequate.
  • Negotiates blanket purchase orders when appropriate and monitors cost during the time period.
  • Checks requisitions for appropriate approval and account numbers.
  • Works closely with receiving department to ensure proper supplies arrived.
  • Traces delinquent arrivals from purchase orders.
  • Follows environmental and safety regulations and acts in compliance with U.S. laws.
  • Complies with safety and corporate guidelines on business ethics.
  • Manages all employees in the department and is responsible for the performance management and hiring of the employees within purchasing.
Qualified candidates will have:
  • Bachelor’s degree in related area or equivalent work experience.
  • 8 to 10 years of purchasing experience preferably in the construction and/or electrical industry.
  • Knowledge of electrical construction products and terminology.
  • Possess excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office, such as Word, Excel, and Outlook. Knowledge of Spectrum software a plus.
  • Proven ability to negotiate prices while maintaining vendor relationships.
We offer competitive wages plus medical, dental, vision, life insurance benefits, paid time off, and 401(k) with employer match.
Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer: Veterans, women & minorities encouraged to apply.

We promote a drug free workplace.

We utilize E-Verify to confirm work authorization with both the Social Security Administration and the Department of Homeland Security.
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