Under the supervision of the Vice President of Purchasing, the incumbent, either personally or through subordinates, directs all activities pertaining to purchasing, receiving and warehousing of goods and services for all operations of the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City.
Analyzes markets and vendor conditions for quality, availability and price of materials.
In accordance with company policies and internal controls, develops and implements purchasing, receiving and warehousing systems.
Prepares instruction/procedure manuals as required to assist department will all new systems and policies.
Develops, updates, maintains and enforces purchasing, receiving and warehousing policies and procedures.
Coordinates procedures with all departments.
Reviews bids and quotations obtained by Purchasing staff and makes selections and recommendations.
Prepares detailed reports regarding all aspects of the procurement process as required.
Interviews, hires, and trains employees; plans, assigns, and directs work; appraises performance; rewards and disciplines employees; addresses complaints and resolves problems.
Prepares department budget.
Provides detailed analysis and implementation for all special projects as required.
Promotes positive public/employee relations at all times.
Maintains a clean, safe, hazard-free work environment within area of responsibility.
Performs all other related and compatible duties as assigned.
Bachelor's degree as well as seven (7) or more years of purchasing management experience in a gaming/hospitality environment or an equivalent combination of experience and/or education.
Purchasing manager or above experience for multiple properties and locations.
Supervision of warehouse operations with an average inventory in excess of $1,000,000.
F & B buying experience with an annual budget of $50,000,000 or more.
Microsoft Office Suite proficiency including Word, Outlook and Excel.
MMS/Stratton Warren experience preferred.