Location: Phoenix AZ
Company Name: CBRE
Occupational Category: 13-1023.00,Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and Farm Products
Date Posted: 2020-03-18
Valid Through: 2020-04-17
Employment Type: FULL_TIME
CBRE | FacilitySource provides an innovative, technology-driven, single-source facility management and support solution to leading brands in retail, banking, logistics, health care and many other sectors. CBRE | FacilitySource maintains the industry’s largest and most reliable data repository to provide business intelligence, transparency, flexibility, support and the Elite Network of Service Providers to save money for our clients and get the most out of their facilities, while offering peace of mind. Established in 2005, CBRE | FacilitySource was acquired by CBRE Group, Inc., the largest commercial real estate services and investment firm in the world, in 2018. For more information, visit www.facilitysource.com.
The Associate Buyer will be responsible for carrying out service provider sourcing, tactical onboarding and information gathering for assigned geographic areas and trades. The Associate Buyer will be responsible identifying qualified Service Partners collecting require documents, and understanding the Service Partners capabilities.
DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES
Identify potential Service Partners to expand our depth and capacity.
Support Service Partners with new opportunities.
Work in conjunction with Buyers to identify areas of opportunities and strategies to close the gaps in the network.
Update required documents from Service Partners.
Sourcing of Service Partners for new clients as well as replacements of underperforming Service Partners.
Understanding of tasks required in a rapid changing environment.
Convert generated leads to Service Partner agreements.
SKILLS & QUALIFICATIONS
Intermediate in MS Office products including Excel. Ability to work independently towards a defined goal. Strong communication and customer service skills via phone and email. Organized and detail oriented.
Facilities maintenance knowledge. Basic understanding or HVAC, Plumbing, Electrical and General Maintenance trades.
Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer
Women/Minorities/Persons with Disabilities/US Veterans