Acts is currently seeking qualified candidates for our Purchasing Manager position. This position is located at our Corporate Services Center in Fort Washington, PA In this role, you will be responsible to follow sound and prudent purchasing procedures in vendor selection, preparation and solicitation of Requests for Quotation (RFQs), utilization of value analysis techniques, awarding agreements for supplies, equipment and services, including capital purchases, maintenance, and development projects. Develops and maintains strong relationships with community staff and suppliers
The ideal candidate will meet the following requirements:
• Bachelor’s degree in business administration or related field
• Minimum of five years’ procurement experience with competitive bidding and RFQ preparation and analysis, supplier relationship management, and category management is required
• Specific experience in maintenance supplies and services and/or life safety procurement are ideal
Acts Retirement-Life Communities, Inc. and its affiliated entities, is the third largest not-for-profit owner, operator and developer of continuing care retirement communities (CCRCs) in the United States. Acts is a pioneer in the field of active adult retirement communities, setting the standard for independent senior living for almost 50 years at our 26 retirement communities in nine states. Acts communities provide independent living residences for people aged 62 and above, with the availability of assisted living and skilled nursing care if ever needed and for as long as needed. Acts serves over 10,000 residents and employs over 7,000 staff members. Additional information can be found at www.ActsRetirement.org.