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Veev

Veev

Accounting & Finance
Hayward, CA, USA
Posted on Tuesday, July 2, 2024

Veev is leading the way in the transformation of the construction industry with an innovative approach to modular home construction. Veev’s prefabricated closed panel systems allow homes to be assembled efficiently on site while delivering both a more sustainable and higher quality final product than traditional construction. As a new subsidiary of Lennar, Veev is leveraging the strength and scale of its parent company while maintaining the speed and disruptive approach from its roots as a Silicon Valley based startup. Veev has developed a vertically integrated approach that involves multi-disciplinary collaboration across real estate, design, development, engineering, manufacturing, and construction.

The Role

As a Supply Chain Buyer, you will play a critical role in managing and optimizing the procurement processes within our organization. Your primary responsibilities will involve sourcing, negotiating, and purchasing materials, components, and services essential for our operations. You will collaborate closely with suppliers, vendors, and internal teams to ensure timely delivery, cost-effectiveness, and quality standards are met. The ideal candidate will have a keen eye for detail, strong analytical skills, and the ability to build and maintain robust relationships with suppliers.

Responsibilities

  • Develop, implement, and manage procurement strategies to meet the company's cost, quality, and delivery objectives.
  • Source and evaluate suppliers, negotiate contracts, and establish long-term partnerships.
  • Monitor market trends, supplier performance, and pricing to ensure competitive procurement.
  • Collaborate with internal departments (e.g., production, engineering, quality assurance, finance, and engineering) to understand and meet their material and service needs.
  • Manage the procurement process from purchase order creation to delivery, ensuring compliance with company policies and procedures.
  • Analyze and resolve supply chain issues, including delivery delays, quality concerns, and inventory discrepancies.
  • Maintain accurate records of purchases, pricing, and other essential procurement information.
  • Conduct regular supplier performance evaluations and implement improvement plans as necessary.
  • Ensure adherence to all relevant regulations, standards, and company policies.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Supply Chain Management, Business Administration, or a related field.
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in a senior procurement role, preferably within the construction or manufacturing industries.
  • Strong negotiation, communication, and interpersonal skills.
  • Proficient in using procurement software and Microsoft Office Suite (knowledge in Netsuite and/or Arena a plus)
  • Demonstrated ability to manage multiple priorities and projects in a fast-paced environment.
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Knowledge of supply chain best practices and current market trends.
  • Experience with international procurement and logistics is a plus.
  • Professional certification (e.g., CPSM, CPM) is desirable.

Physical Requirements

This is primarily a sedentary office position which requires the associate to have the ability to operate computer equipment, speak, hear, bend, stoop, reach, lift, and move and carry up to 25 lbs. Some travel required. Finger dexterity is necessary.

Compensation

Pursuant to state and local pay disclosure requirements, the pay range for this role, with final offer amount dependent on skills, education, experience, and location is $80,000- $90,000 annually for Hayward, CA and surrounding areas.

Benefits Highlights

  • Paid vacations, sick, and holidays
  • Life insurance
  • Pre-tax flexible spending accounts
  • Health benefits, dental and vision insurance

We are committed to bringing together individuals from diverse backgrounds and perspectives. We strive to create an inclusive environment where everyone can thrive and be their authentic self, feel a sense of community, and do great work together. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer open to all qualified applicants regardless of race, color, ethnicity, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or expression, Veteran status, or any other legally protected status.