Viejas is San Diego's Four Diamond Casino & Resort and we want you to be a part of it! We are looking for a positive and energetic person to join our Purchasing Team as a Buyer. This position is responsible for purchasing goods, supplies and services to support the operational and administrative functions of casino, hotel and outlet center operations.
Job functions include:
Evaluates and selects or recommends suppliers
Prepares bid packages, solicits bids, analyzes quotes, and conducts cost/price analyses as requested.
Performs cost/benefit analyses on planned acquisitions.
Negotiates the lowest possible cost for the commodity, and acts to obtain the best value good or service by considering cost, quality, warranty, and schedule (timing) needs.
Develops and maintains effective relationships with suppliers, including the ability to solve differences.
Assists with preparation of capital purchase packages.
Develops and maintains market awareness through merchandise shows, trade periodicals, and other sources to secure new product and pricing information.
Monitors and maintains warehouse inventory level of goods and supplies at adequate levels enabling the warehouse to fill requisitions received without excessive stocking.
Performs all other duties as assigned.
If you are looking for a new challenge and to be part of a growing casino then we'd like to hear from you! Be prepared for a very demanding, fast paced high output environment. Being detail oriented with superior time management skills and flexibility is a must. This position is full-time and may require working a schedule including weekends and holidays according to business needs.
The ideal candidate will have:
A minimum of 2-4 years related purchasing experience.
Knowledge of purchasing organization and management concepts, including units of measure, inventory replenishment and economic order quantity.
Knowledge and experience in complex vendor negotiation
Experience managing tracking systems and forecasting
Bachelor's degree in business administration or related field; or
CPM certification and the equivalent in education/experience.
We offer great perks that feature competitive salary, rewards and incentives for top-notch performers, group insurance, paid time off, 401(k), career advancement, tuition reimbursement, a wellness program and a variety of fun Team Member events.
Consider joining us by applying at: www.viejas.com/careers. It's not a gamble when you bet on Viejas, become a winner!
Position Type Full-Time/Regular