Director National Vendor Management
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Progress Residential® is one of the largest providers of high-quality, single-family rental homes in the United States. With more than 75,000 homes across some of the fastest-growing markets, our residents appreciate the flexibility, freedom, and convenience of living in a single-family home without the obligations of home ownership.
Progress is committed to making the home rental process easy and enjoyable for the 100,000+ residents we serve by empowering our team members and investing in innovative systems and technology. Our portfolio has continued to grow substantially the past few years and we see increasing demand for professionally managed single-family rental homes and anticipate continued growth.
Employment with Progress Residential is conditional on a satisfactory background and drug screen as well as submitting proof satisfactory to Progress Residential that you are fully vaccinated against the Corona Virus COVID-19 disease, subject to any accommodations granted by Progress Residential based on disability or religion or as applicable by state law.
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JOB PROFILE SUMMARY
This Procurement Director role will focus on the integration of acquisition companies or portfolios and/or the start up of new expansion markets. This role be the representative and delegate of all Procurement departments on the integration teams and must be a collaborative leader who can understand complex and or ambiguous information and help craft an integration plan for each project.
This role will also be accountable for any Procurement activity directly related to Progress Third Party Property Management Services (PR3M /PRMS) including 1-3 Vendor Managers
This role will also lead a small staff of program managers and coordinators to oversee any national, centrally managed programs that Procurement is responsible for in support of the RTS and National Operations teams Procurement Supports
Project leader / delegate for Procurement on all Major Acquisitions Integrations and Market Expansions, partnering with the Vendor & Materials Management, RTS Systems and local Operations to ensure the Vendor Network is transitioned or development to meet the operations needs of the market (This role is focused on Service and light- and normal-turns.
Focal Point and Procurement Leader for Property Management Services (partnering with Vendor Management team)
Procurement Leader for centrally managed, National Programs (currently landscaping, sepctics, but could expand to programs like Pools, Smart Home, etc)
As a leader, develop direct reports to ensure teams goals are met consistently. Work with employees to develop their functional, leadership and communication skills so they can achieve their career goals
Associate Level Degree Business, Construction, Supply Chain
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Direct knowledge of Property Management based Vendor Sourcing and management working with SFR, MFR, Trade Services broker or any high-volume general contractors.
Ability to understand and negotiate trade services agreements and statements of work.
Ability to understand typical trade contractors across a broad spectrum of trades. (ie the pricing trends for plumbing)
What you can expect from us:
Progress Residential® offers all the financial and non-financial incentives you would expect from an innovative real estate investment and management firm:
In addition to outstanding training, we host quarterly summits and town hall meetings to encourage growth, knowledge sharing and a good time. After all, it’s about progress, not perfection.
We offer competitive compensation, including a performance-based bonus.
Our generous benefits package includes comprehensive healthcare coverage for you and your family, parental leave, paid time off, 10 paid holidays and much more.
This summary is not an all-inclusive description of job duties. Other job duties and responsibilities may also be assigned by the incumbent’s supervisor at any time based upon Company need.
Progress Residential® is a proud Equal Opportunity employer, m/f/d/v.