The Purchasing Agent reports to the Director- Purchasing and is responsible for the implementation of the company's policies and procedures.
Hunter Roberts is an Equal Opportunity Employer- M/F/Disabled/Vet.
Responsibilities and Duties
Procure goods and services from qualified vendors/subcontractor at competitive prices and terms consistent with the project requirements
Develop and maintain relationships with principals of subcontracting firms and material suppliers
Pre-qualify subcontractors and material suppliers
Maintain current knowledge of market conditions
Develop and train assistant purchasing agents in the techniques of purchasing
Participate in and promote MBE/WBE/SBE programs
Work closely with the Estimating Department in obtaining subcontractor resources in preparing estimates and lump sum proposals
Prepare, review, and issue subcontracts and purchase orders that assure timely contract awards, approvals and execution of subcontract agreements
Assist operations when requested to help with subcontractor/vendor commitments
Follow-up on subcontractor performance after award of contract and keep management informed of potential problems
Must be currently authorized to work in the United States
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.Hunter Roberts is an Equal Opportunity Employer- M/F/Disabled/Vet.