Purchasing Agent - Construction in Hilton Head Island at GPAC

Date Posted: 6/11/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description

A Top Residential Construction Business in the area is looking to add a Purchasing Agent to their team. This stable and growing company offers its clients valuable homes of top quality. Due to the recent growth of the business, there is an opportunity for a Purchasing Agent to join a team of highly motivated staff. This company offers tremendous room for growth to all positions.
Purchasing Agent Functions:

  • Manage all material and production takeoffs, estimating plans, and compliance documentation.
  • Be the liaise on and point of contact for all sub-contractors and lead all selection processes, bid processing, and product scheduling processes.
  • Assist Construction with the management of subcontractors.
  • Supervise bidding for on and off-site construction, analyze contract scope of work (including take-offs) and negotiate and question pricing.
  • Supervise the maintenance of and updates to master trade partner/subcontractor lists and subcontractor and supplier insurance policies.
  • Manage the development of and updates to community options books with pricing, specs, and photos.

Purchasing Agent Qualifications:

  • Minimum 3-4 years of experience required.
  • Ability to read and analyze on and off-site blueprints and understand relevant reports.
  • Experience in scheduling, cost v budget analysis, cost projection, and proforma writing.
  • Full cycle purchasing management for single-family projects.

Purchasing Agent Compensation:

  • Excellent Benefits Package, Bonuses, VERY Competitive Salary


To be considered, please apply with a resume. If you have any other questions or wish to discuss any other Construction Positions, reach out to Garland Haley with gpac at garland.haley@gogpac.com or at 605 800 4310.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, age, color, sex (including pregnancy), religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, military status, genetic information, or any other status protected by applicable laws or regulations.

GPAC (Growing People and Companies) is an award-winning search firm specializing in placing quality professionals within multiple industries across the United States for the past 31 years. We are extremely competitive, client-focused and realize that our value is in our ability to deliver the right solutions at the right time.

Job Requirements

A Top Residential Construction Business in the area is looking to add a Purchasing Agent to their team. This stable and growing company offers its clients valuable homes of top quality. Due to the recent growth of the business, there is an opportunity for a Purchasing Agent to join a team of highly motivated staff. This company offers tremendous room for growth to all positions. Purchasing Agent Functions: Manage all material and production takeoffs, estimating plans, and compliance documentation. Be the liaise on and point of contact for all sub-contractors and lead all selection processes, bid processing, and product scheduling processes. Assist Construction with the management of subcontractors. Supervise bidding for on and off-site construction, analyze contract scope of work (including take-offs) and negotiate and question pricing. Supervise the maintenance of and updates to master trade partner/subcontractor lists and subcontractor and supplier insurance policies. Manage the development of and updates to community options books with pricing, specs, and photos. Purchasing Agent Qualifications: Minimum 3-4 years of experience required. Ability to read and analyze on and off-site blueprints and understand relevant reports. Experience in scheduling, cost v budget analysis, cost projection, and proforma writing. Full cycle purchasing management for single-family projects. Purchasing Agent Compensation: Excellent Benefits Package, Bonuses, VERY Competitive Salary To be considered, please apply with a resume. If you have any other questions or wish to discuss any other Construction Positions, reach out to Garland Haley with gpac at garland.haley@gogpac.com or at 605 800 4310.