To be considered for a Purchasing Agent position you must have:

Aggressive and decisive decision making abilities

Efficiency minded; constantly seeking cost improvement

Self-starter committed to

true company support.

Team focused with strong communication and customer service skills

Detail oriented with the ability to focus on big picture objectives

Extremely reliable, consistent and accurate

Impeccable follow-up and follow-through

Effective communicator; both oral and written.

Innovative; embracing of out of the box thinking

Must be able to work on a number of projects at one time and prioritize based on the needs of the company.

Minimum of 2 years successful experience as a Purchasing Agent for a residential production builder or like experience in a role negotiating construction costs, generating purchasing documents, working closely with trades, distributors and manufacturers to create value

Experience with computer systems such as Word and Excel

High school diploma or general education degree (GED)

Associate’s Degree (A.A.) or certificate preferred

Knowledge of the residential building industry and codes

Thorough knowledge and understanding of blue prints and construction documents