Land Purchasing Manager in Roswell, GA at Lennar Homes

Date Posted: 9/15/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Roswell, GA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    9/15/2019

Job Description

Overview

The Land Purchasing Manager is responsible for developing, negotiating, and executing division sourcing agreements for specific spend categories.



Responsibilities

  • Ensure Lennar has only the best subcontractors in order to meet its manufacturing needs.
  • Ensure Lennar’s subcontractors are continuously improving in the areas of quality, cost, service and delivery performance.
  • Understand the material supply chains of specific spend categories and implement material sourcing strategies to optimize the flow through the chain.
  • Maintain a thorough understanding of the industry for the specific major category being sourced.
  • Facilitate value engineering sessions with subcontractors and associates from division customers.
  • Proactively communicate with all applicable associates within division customers.
  • Benchmark industry sourcing and supply management best practices.
  • Develop, maintain and use should-cost models for specific spend categories and related construction services.
  • Own the responsibility for improving the division’s cost per sq foot for their specified spend categories.
  • Negotiate and question pricing and legitimacy of EPO’s.
  • Review all extra EPO’s to verify within accordance of approved take-offs, scopes of work, proper reason codes utilized, and work with Expeditor to resolve issues as they arise.
  • Identify areas and trends in extra EPO’s to prevent and to reduce costs.
  • Rationalize the subcontractor base to the best of the best.
  • Ensure continuity of supply and labor to the division’s communities.


Qualifications

  • Must have superior influencing skills.
  • Must have superior analytical and communication skills.
  • Must have significant knowledge of the residential homebuilding industry.
  • Must have an undergraduate degree or significant demonstration of business knowledge
  • Must have > 3 years sourcing and managing Supplier/Trade Partner relationships.
  • Must have sound financial management knowledge.
  • Must have sound project management capabilities.
  • Must be able to build and use should-cost models.
  • Must have sound negotiating skills.

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