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Buyer at EMCOR

Buyer

EMCOR Norristown, PA Full Time
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About Us:

USM, a wholly owned subsidiary of EMCOR Group, Inc., is a leading provider of essential facilities maintenance services, including interior and exterior services and electrical, mechanical and plumbing services, to national and regional commercial customers that maintain multi-site portfolios across wide geographic areas. With its highly developed proprietary network of over 11,000 service partners, USM delivers consistent facilities maintenance services across a nationwide footprint for approximately 150 customers in over 80,000 locations in all 50 states, Puerto Rico, and Canada. 

Job Title:  Buyer

Job Summary: 

This position is responsible for supplier selection and contract execution with USM's suppliers. In the execution of these tasks, this position involves supplier RFQs, negotiation of rates, confirmation of supplier quality and capacity, and, post-award, collection of contract documents and maintenance of supplier compliance. This position also supports the operations team with regard to issue resolution and supplier quality scorecarding. A Buyer ensures all active client locations and services have a capable, qualified, affordable, and reliable supplier assigned and under contract.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities: 

  • Executes supplier selection activities including compliance, performance and affordability. Negotiates to ensure suppliers are awarded at appropriate market rates
  • Onboards suppliers so that they are compliant and able to perform to client requirements without error. Maintains supplier information within supplier database.  Creates and maintains supplier master data in ERP system as needed
  • Supports supplier management activities including performance feedback and new supplier acquisition
  • Supports supplier development activities and actively manages supplier capacity modeling based on requirements
  • Actively identifies cost reduction opportunities and negotiates proactively with existing supplier base, or obtains more market-appropriate alternatives
  • Interfaces with departments such as operations, marketing, legal, finance, accounting, field quality, and compliance to ensure service requirements are being met
  • Assists Sr. Buyer with the execution of daily work efforts, as appropriate.  Provides back-up support for Sr. Buyer, as needed. Assists in training new procurement coordinators/specialists including ongoing mentorship
  • Promotes a positive safety culture by fully complying with all safety policies and procedures, and applicable federal, states and local regulations
  • Any other duties as requested by management

Qualifications:   

  • Associates or Bachelor’s Degree in business, supply chain management, related field or the equivalent in education and work experience
  • 3-5 years related work experience;  1+ years general office experience
  • Certification in Supply Management Preferred
  • Bi-Lingual (Spanish/English) Preferred
  • Technical Qualifications & Skills
    • Contracts Experience
    • Customer Service Experience
    • Negotiation Skills
    • Project Management 

USM requires all new hires who will be required to work onsite, whether regularly or sporadically to be vaccinated for COVID-19.  This position will require the successful candidate to obtain/show proof of a complete COVID-19 vaccination.  USM is an equal opportunity employer, and will provide reasonable accommodation to those individuals who are unable to be vaccinated consistent with federal, state, and local law. 

We offer our employees a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package and are always looking for individuals with the talent and skills required to contribute to our continued growth and success. Equal Opportunity Employer.

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