JLM is currently looking for a knowledgeable and skilled individual to work in the purchasing department for a remarkable construction company. This position will manage an account for all the material

and equipment for a major transportation project in the city of Long Beach.

$85-$90K DOE

Construction Purchasing Manager Job Duties and Responsibilities

  • Conducting research to find the best products and suppliers in terms of best value, delivery schedules and quality
  • Liaising between suppliers, manufacturers, relevant internal departments and customer
  • Negotiating and agreeing contracts and monitoring their progress
  • Forecasting levels of demand for material
  • Evaluating bids and making recommendations based on commercial factors
  • Identifying potential suppliers
  • Processing payments and invoices
  • Forecasting prices
  • Ensuring suppliers are aware of business objectives