1+ months

DVP of Purchasing

Englewood, CO 80113
*D.R. Horton, Inc., the largest homebuilder in the U.S.,*was founded in 1978 and is a publicly traded company on the New York Stock Exchange. It is engaged in the construction and sale of high quality homes designed principally for the entry-level and first time move-up markets. The Company also provides mortgage financing and title services for homebuyers through its mortgage and title subsidiaries. Please visit our website atwww.drhorton.comfor more information.




*D.R. Horton, Inc.*is currently looking for a*Division Vice President of Purchasing*. The right candidate will assist the Division President by overseeing the division purchasing operation and has designated approval authority to budget and secure all home-building costs. Responsible for overseeing the process of creating and monitoring construction budgets.




*Essential Duties and Responsibilities*include the following. Other duties may be assigned.




Performs the obligations and signature duties required by the elected office stated in the Corporate Authority resolutions
Obtain the best qualified and best-priced products and labor contracts to build homes at the best value attainable
Provide the best quality of materials and labor into the construction of D.R. Horton, Inc. (DHI) homes at the best value attainable
Collaborates with the Division President to provide data and oversight of product development
Create and implement purchasing processes identifying community specific requirements and option programs
Work with engineers, architects and consultants to obtain final plans for bidding process
Oversee the bid process to subcontractors and vendors for approved architectural plans
Review bids and manage contract awarding
Manage Purchasing Department workload, priorities and deadlines
Create and manage cost programs ensuring actual construction costs equal construction budgets
Manage process for estimating and approving costs for custom changes and purchase order variances
Secure and execute vendor and supplier agreements
Responsible for hiring contractors, suppliers and laborers to obtain quality work at a competitive price
Oversee budget process for upcoming projects and generate early determination of economic feasibility
Perform conflict resolution with construction, operations, vendors and contractors
Conducts all business in a professional and ethical manner to serve customers and increase the goodwill and profit of the company
Ability to travel overnight
Participates with the division leadership team providing comment and direction to developing new community concepts
Participate in the construction scheduling process with other division departments
Provide support during construction for design clarification and corrections during design changes and new projects
Maintain awareness of market trends
Develop a long term, sustainable loyalty based partnership with strategic and key suppliers
Attend and participate in annual IT and purchasing summit meetings
Maintain effective working relationships with customers, contracted vendors and suppliers, and other department employees
Identify needs and implement training for Purchasing team
Research new construction technologies to continually improve efficiency and reduce costs





*Supervisory Responsibilities*





* Supervises 2 or more employees


*Required Qualifications*

* Bachelor's degree from a four-year college or university
* Six to eight years related experience in purchasing or procurement required
* Must have a vehicle and a valid drivers' license
* 4Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines
* Strong verbal and written skills, and ability to communicate clearly and concisely
* Ability to understand and read construction plans and documents
* Experience managing and supervising activities of direct reports
* Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written oral form or via DRH applications
* Proficiency with MS Office and email
* Ability to sit for majority of 8-hour workday; use hands to finger, handle or feel; reach with hands and arms; talk and hear. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and peripheral vision
* The noise level is generally moderate


*Preferred Qualifications*

* Construction field experience preferred
* Experience in analyzing and interpreting financial data and reports
* Basic accounting knowledge or finance knowledge
Expected Salary: $96,000 - $160,000 Annually - Bonus paid per metrics.

Come join a winning team with a Fortune 500 company! We are growing fast and are looking for enthusiastic attitudes and team players to join our success. We offer an excellent benefits package including:


Medical, Vision and Dental
401(K)
Employee Stock Purchase Plan
Flex Spending Accounts
Life Insurance
Vacation, Sick, Personal Time and Company Holidays


*Build YOUR future with D.R. Horton, Americas Builder.*
*#WeBuildPeople2*


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**Job:** **Purchasing*

**Organization:** **Home Builder*


**Title:** *DVP of Purchasing*

**Location:** *CO-Englewood*

**Requisition ID:** *2104251*
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Industry

  • Residential
Posted: 2021-07-20 Expires: 2021-10-19

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