The Sr. Buyer will be responsible for carrying out service provider sourcing, tactical onboarding and information gathering for assigned geographic areas and trades. The Sr. Buyer will be leading price and contract negotiations as well as facilitating the vendor performance management responsibilities.
DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
Develop and maintain service provider base to ensure service provider depth
Controlling and managing purchasing activities with the external suppliers of the company
Ensure that the service provider preforms to the company expectations including: cost of services purchased and quality requirements in the established timeframe
Convert generated leads to vendor agreements
Perform sourcing events and negotiations with supply base
Prepare and maintain contracts with national/regional/local service providers in accordance with company standards.
Support service provider analyses and assignment of providers to dispatch list
Support resolution of supplier performance escalations
Review, interpret, and advise assigned service providers on scorecard performance
Ability to work independently towards a defined goal
EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE:
Bachelor's Degree preferred or deep technical trade experience
4+ years' experience
Sound understanding of plumbing trade
The Sr. Buyer should have experience in sourcing or providing facility services trades
Internal Number: 19033096
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CBRE Group, Inc. is the world’s largest commercial real estate services and investment firm, with 2017 revenues of $14.2 billion and more than 80,000 employees (excluding affiliate offices). CBRE has been included in the Fortune 500 since 2008, ranking #214 in 2017. It also has been voted the industry’s top brand by the Lipsey Company for 17 consecutive years, and has been named one of Fortune’s “Most Admired Companies” in the real estate sector for six years in a row. Its shares trade on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol “CBRE.”
CBRE offers a broad range of integrated services, including facilities, transaction and project management; property management; investment management; appraisal and valuation; property leasing; strategic consulting; property sales; mortgage services and development services.