1+ months

Purchasing Assistant

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 a *_Purchasing Agent_ *to join their Purchasing/Estimating Department. The right candidate will acquireand maintain qualified and best-priced Trade Partners to build homes.



*Essential Duties and Responsibilities*

* Manage Trade Partner capacity for all existing projects

* Determine Trade Partner needs by category and location
* Pursue and interview potential Trade Partners for all new communities and geographical coverage areas
* Ability to travel between Division Regions and stay overnight
* Maintain communication logs for all new and existing contacts
* Establish a detailed instructional process for all new Trade Partners to become familiar with the DR Horton Way
* Review plans with potential Trade Partners
* Evaluate material and labor costs by State Regions
* Develop item cost analysis by Regions for management review
* Create initial proformas for upcoming projects
* Coordinate all new vendor setup documents between Trade Partners and the corporate team
* Assist Estimating/Purchasing teams with bids and trade specific breakdown for installation methods, material type, quantity, and specification requirements

* Facilitate and report all communication between Trade Partners, field team, and office team
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*Additional Responsibilities*

* Carries out trade relations in accordance with the organization's policies and applicable laws. Responsibilities include interviewing, hiring, and training Trade Partners and Vendors; planning, assigning, and directing workflow; appraising trade performance; addressing complaints and resolving problems; Assist with plan review and take-off creation; Understanding of all National Product Agreements and verification that new Trade Partners can meet those requirements.






*Education and/or Experience *
Bachelor's degree (B. A.) from four-year college or university; or six to eight years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

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 vision, medical and dental. */Build YOUR future with D.R. Horton, America's Builder./*





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**Job:** **Construction*

**Organization:** **Home Builder*


**Title:** *Purchasing Assistant*

**Location:** *Utah-Draper*

**Requisition ID:** *2003180*
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Posted: 2020-08-21 Expires: 2020-10-26

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Purchasing Assistant

D.R. Horton, Inc
Draper, UT 84020

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