Beazer Homes USA Inc., headquartered in Atlanta, is one of the nation's top homebuilders with homes for sale across the United States. We build homes that meet and exceed ENERGY STAR® requirements while appealing to homebuyers at various price points across various demographic segments. In addition to saving energy, our homes allow personalization through our Choice Plans™ and design upgrades.

Our long-term business strategy focuses on providing our customers with quality homes, while seeking to maximize our return on invested capital over time. Beazer Homes’ legacy includes building homes for America’s families for over 50 years. Beazer Homes has been listed on the New York Stock Exchange since 1994 under the ticker symbol “BZH”.

Beazer Homes Sacramento, CA 95833, USA
Nov 06, 2018
Full time
OVERVIEW   This position is primarily responsible for: In a division with Department Head: Assists with managing Purchasing Department including routine daily management of staff.  Negotiates and contracts with material and labor suppliers and performs the following duties either personally or through subordinates. PRIMARY DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES   Assists with flow of work for department by coordinating with professional(s) and administrative staff. Assists with generating preliminary budgets and establishing product features and options. Bids out onsite construction; negotiates subcontractor increases as appropriate. Qualifies bids and negotiates as necessary. Assists with follow ups and closing of subcontractor and vendor contracts. Creates budget comparisons and per square foot cost averages for review. Reviews all addendum requests resulting in scope changes or price changes. Reviews Purchase Order claims and contracts for conformance to Company policy. Reviews scopes of work for areas of improvement. Revise as necessary for review. May find, investigate and hire subcontractors. May assist Construction Department with management of subcontractors. May conduct subcontractor orientations. May monitor and distribute blueprints. May supervise vendor set-ups. Works closely with Product Development to ensure plan accuracy and timely plan approval. Resolves problems with staff, subcontractors/vendors or other departments. Performs other duties as assigned by supervisor.   EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE     Two years of experience in Purchasing or equivalent required. Degree or Certificate in Engineering, Building Science or Construction Management preferred. Two years in homebuilding industry preferred. Must be able to read blueprints.   SKILLS & ABILITIES     Extensive knowledge of budgeting for homebuilding required. Excellent purchasing and negotiating skills. Excellent delegation and organization skills. Two years field experience preferred.   TECHNICAL KNOWLEDGE & EXPERIENCE     Should be proficient in computer systems (spreadsheet and word processing preferred). BuildPro and SupplyPro experience preferred. JD Edwards experience preferred.   PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS     Typical office environment