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Equipment Buyer

Mighty Buildings

Mighty Buildings

Accounting & Finance
Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico
Posted on Wednesday, October 18, 2023

Mighty Buildings is a construction technology company with offices in Oakland, and Monterrey.

We are disrupting the construction industry by creating beautiful, sustainable, and high-quality homes using 3D printing, advanced materials, and robotics automation.

We’ve raised Series B funding and are backed by top investors like Khosla Ventures, Zeno Ventures, and Y-Combinator.

What We’re Looking For

We are looking for an Equipment Buyer to our Monterrey office.

What You’ll Be Doing

  • Prepare and collect Requests for Qualifications (RFQ), Requests for Information (RFI), and Requests for Proposal (RFP) from vendors.
  • Evaluate supplier proposals for completeness, compliance to specs, price, conformance to quality standards and schedule.
  • Prepare and present clear and accurate quotation comparison summaries.
  • Responsible for creating, issuing, and tracking purchase orders to suppliers for components, equipment, and outside service vendors.
  • Arrange for supplier deliveries, including coordination of international shipments.
  • Demonstrate proactive problem-solving by identifying potential material shortages, conducting risk assessments, and communicating these risks to stakeholders in a timely manner

What’s Required

  • Excellent time management, prioritization and project management skills.
  • Strong written and oral communication skills (English and Spanish)
  • 6+ years of purchasing / supply chain experience
  • Proficiency with GSuite tools.
  • Familiarity with ERP system
  • Detail-oriented with strong analytical skills
  • Extensive knowledge and ability to negotiate best vendor terms, pricing and delivery based on specific budget and schedule requirements.
  • Ability to understand and interpret contract terms and point out potentially detrimental or one-sided clauses.