Story Built Homes LLC Purchasing Manager Willis, TX · Spring, TX · Full time Company website

As the Director of Procurement and Vendor Relations at Story Built Homes, you will shape the purchasing department from the ground up. Collaborating with the CEO and COO, you will develop and implement procurement strategies to secure high-quality materials at the best prices, making a significant impact in our growing company.

Description


Director of Procurement & Vendor Relations at Story Built Homes

 

Who You Are:

You are a proactive, detail-oriented professional who excels in strategic thinking and has a knack for building strong supplier relationships. You thrive in a dynamic environment and are excited by the challenge of establishing and leading a new department. Your passion for quality and efficiency drives you to seek the best value and build a robust purchasing foundation.

 

The Opportunity:

As the Director of Procurement and Vendor Relations at Story Built Homes, you will play a critical role in shaping the purchasing department from the ground up. Working closely with the CEO and COO, you will develop and implement procurement strategies that ensure the highest quality materials at the best possible prices. This is a unique opportunity to make a significant impact in a rapidly growing company and to be a part of building a brand known for its excellence and innovation.

 

What You'll Do:

  • Develop and establish the procurement department: Create processes and procedures that ensure efficiency and cost-effectiveness.
  • Build and maintain relationships with suppliers: Negotiate contracts and ensure the best value for the company.
  • Collaborate with the CEO and COO: Align procurement strategies with the company's goals and values.
  • Manage inventory levels: Ensure timely procurement of materials for ongoing projects.
  • Analyze market trends: Adjust procurement strategies accordingly.
  • Implement essential software: Utilize BuilderTrend Construction Management Software, QuickBooks, Zapier and Microsoft 365 to streamline procurement operations.

 

Who We Are:

At Story Built Homes, our journey is more than just a profession—it's a passion deeply rooted in the fabric of who we are. We take pride in crafting custom homes where memories are made, dreams are realized, and legacies are built. We believe that every home has a story to tell, and we work closely with our clients to ensure complete satisfaction. Our dedication to quality and customer service sets us apart, and we're excited to have you join us on this journey.

 

Education and Experience Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Supply Chain Management, Business Administration, or a related field: Advanced degrees or certifications (e.g., CPSM, CSCP) are a plus.
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in purchasing, procurement and/or vendor relations: Preferably within the construction or real estate industry.
  • Proven experience in building and managing procurement teams: Demonstrated ability to establish processes and lead strategic initiatives.
  • Strong negotiation skills: Proven track record of securing favorable terms and building lasting supplier relationships.

 

Benefits:

  • Employer-paid PPO Health Plan with low deductible
  • Employer-paid dental insurance
  • Employer-paid life insurance
  • 401k plan - traditional and Roth
  • Bi-weekly pay
  • 13 company-paid holidays
  • 3 weeks PTO

 

Our Core Values:

  • Integrity and Transparency: We uphold honesty, openness, and ethical practices in all our dealings.
  • Quality and Craftsmanship: Commitment to the highest standards of craftsmanship, using the best materials.
  • Customer Centricity: Clients are the heart of our business. We strive to exceed their expectations.
  • Innovation and Efficiency: Embrace innovation, leverage technology, and adopt lean business practices.
  • Community and Connection: We believe in building not just homes but communities.
  • Respect and Inclusion: We value diversity and foster an inclusive environment.
  • Continuous Improvement: We seek feedback and always look for ways to better our services and outcomes.

 

To Apply:

  1. Record a 1-2 minute video introducing yourself and explaining why you’re a good fit. Send it to [email protected]
  2. Email your resume/cover letter to [email protected] with the subject line: Your Name, Director of Procurement and Vendor Relations Role

 

Are you ready to build the future with us? Join Story Built Homes and be a part of our legacy.

 

Salary

$70,000 - $90,000 per year