1+ months

Multifamily-Purchasing Agent - Draper

Draper, UT 84020
*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 an _*Multifamily-Purchasing Agent*_in the Purchasing Department. The Purchasing Agent supports all aspects of the purchasing function and the construction team to secure labor and materials contracts for building multifamily communities.

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

* Develop and execute division purchasing strategies
* Identify opportunities for cost savings and/or quality enhancement
* Locate and pre-qualify subcontractors, suppliers, and laborers
* Coordinate Invitations to Bid (ITB) and follow-up with subcontractors to secure responses to ITBs
* Obtain, evaluate, and negotiate bids from subcontractors, suppliers, and laborers to contract with subcontractors and vendors to provide quality work at competitive pricing
* Direct efforts to use 3D modeling and quantity take-offs to refine bid scopes
* Maintain uniform templates for scopes of work
* Prepare bid analyses and formulate conclusions for contracts decisions for executive approval
* Interpret architectural drawings and specifications to determine project requirements
* Update and analyze data (estimates, bids, budgets, contracts, etc.) and initiate appropriate responses to communicate with leadership team and obtain executive approval as needed
* Monitor and validate contract and change order obligations are consistent with Procore reports
* Manage compliance with all national programs and timely obtain relevant vendor rebates
* Monitor contract approval process to ensure timely execution by subcontractors and processing by main office
* Conducts all business in a professional and ethical manner to serve customers and increase the goodwill and profit of the company



*Education and/or Experience*

* Bachelors degree from a four-year college or university
* Five years of related experience
* Ability to work well within a team
* Ability to focus under pressure and comfortable meeting tight deadlines with a high degree of accuracy and attention to detail
* 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

*Preferred Qualifications*

* Experience working in Procore is a plus
* JD Edwards experience preferred
* Effective communication skills
* Ability to multitask and prioritize deadlines

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:** **Construction*

**Organization:** **Home Builder*


**Title:** *Multifamily-Purchasing Agent - Draper*

**Location:** *Utah-Draper*

**Requisition ID:** *2105763*
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Industry

  • Residential
Posted: 2021-09-18 Expires: 2021-11-18

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Draper, UT 84020

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