Purchasing Agent

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POST DATE 9/19/2016
END DATE 10/19/2016

Sheraton Memphis Downtown Memphis, TN

Company
Sheraton Memphis Downtown
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
hc.3724AC39383BAC9D
AJE Ref #
576216478
Location
Memphis, TN
Experience
Mid-Career (2 - 15 years)
Job Type
Regular
Education
High School Diploma or GED

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Company Info Delivering Hospitality, Creating Value, Every Customer, Every Time Davidson Hotels & Resorts is one of the largest and most successful independent hotel management companies in the industry. The combined experience of our team represents a breadth and depth of expertise that is unmatched, and we believe our people are the cornerstone of our success. We are committed to making Davidson a great place to work and provide the foundation for building successful careers. If you share our passion for delivering hospitality where details matter, apply today to join our team! Established in 1974, Davidson Hotels & Resorts is a leader in the hospitality industry and a rapidly growing hotel company. We offer full service hospitality management, development, acquisition, accounting, and consulting expertise for the lodging industry. Our portfolio of hotels is focused on 3 and 4 star properties such as Hilton, Embassy Suites, Doubletree, Renaissance, Marriott, Westin, Sheraton, Hyatt Regency, and impressive Independent and Select Service Hotels.; Property Info With 600 deluxe-appointed guest rooms, the Sheraton Memphis Downtown, the largest hotel in Memphis featuring fabulous views of the city skyline. Since we are right on the Memphis Trolley line, we're close to shopping, museums, the world-renowned entertainment and exciting nightlife of Beale Street. Dont miss the nearby National Civil Rights Museum, the Brooks Museum of Art, AutoZone Park, and the FedEx Forum. Our luxury hotel is also conveniently connected to the 300,000 sq. ft. Memphis-Cook Convention Center and the Cannon Center for the Performing Arts.; Position Info Davidson Hotels & Resorts is one of the largest and most successful independent hotel management companies in the industry. The combined experience of our team represents a breadth and depth of expertise that is unmatched, and we believe our people are the cornerstone of our success. We are committed to making Davidson a great place to work and provide the foundation for building successful careers. If you share our passion for delivering hospitality where details matter, apply today to join our team! The Purchasing Agent purchases material, equipment, and supplies. Researches prices and buys items based on best price commensurate with quality and/or volume. This position communicates and negotiates with vendors and outside sales representatives regarding rates, vendor discounts and incorrect orders. Maintains invoice files and other related records. QUALIFICATIONS: Must have a High School diploma or GED equivalent. Three years of related experience. Read, write and speak English fluently. Ability to communicate effectively with the public and other Team Members. EOE AA- Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability/Gender Identity/Sexual Orientation Davidson Hotels & Resorts is a drug free workplace. Pre-employment drug test, background check, and job assessment required.