Buyer in Phoenix, AZ at SBM Site Services

Date Posted: 2/14/2021

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Phoenix, AZ
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
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Job Description

Job Overview
Coordinates the procurement and distribution of services, materials, parts, equipment, and supplies for the organization by performing the following duties.

Roles & Responsibilities
  • Recommend products and/or services for Sr. Buyer and Sourcing review.
  • Coordinates all activities related to procurement of a commodity beginning with intent to purchase through delivery.
  • Analyzes the requirements of the commodity, including preliminary specifications, preferred supplier, and date commodity is needed.
  • Solicits and evaluates proposals for the requested commodity.
  • Investigates and/or interviews potential suppliers to determine if they meet the specified requirements.
  • Advises team members or management on the appropriate supplier to be used.
  • Negotiates the lowest possible cost for the commodity balanced against the optimum quality and schedule needs.
  • Implements purchase contracts that comply with company and government regulations.
  • Assures that the commodity is delivered on schedule, at the negotiated price, and meets the quality standards of the company.
  • Maintains timely control of orders, amendments, shipping notices, and other documents to assure accurate retention of records.
  • Coordinates appropriate methods needed to distribute commodity in a cost effective manner.

Bachelor’s degree in Business Management, or a related field from a four-year college or university; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
May be required to have a valid driver’s license.
Supervisory Responsibilities
This position has no supervisory responsibilities.


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