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Bid Room Specialist (133723)

Home Depot, Inc.
Atlanta, GA
  • Job Code
    341218
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Bid Room Specialist (133723)

GA - Atlanta

  • Date Posted: Sep 23, 2019
  • Company: The Home Depot
  • Travel: None
  • Functional Area: Merchandising
  • Position Type: Full-Time
  • Relocation Provided: No




Position Description:
POSITION PURPOSE
Responsible for organizing and coordinating bid processes for orders across all departments within the division. The Bid Room specialist will serve as a liaison between pro sales associates, merchants, and suppliers in order to process complex bids involving pricing, sourcing, and logistics. The specialist must be able to work objectively, accurately and efficiently.
MAJOR TASKS, RESPONSIBILITES AND KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES
70%- Providing excellent customer service, processing manual bids, managing relationships with internal and external customers to maintain open communication and overall Bid Process support.
20%- Communicating with suppliers, merchants, and pro sales associates. May serve as a key decision contributor on various key projects within a business function.
10%- Developing, researching and identifying new opportunities to increase bid sales, process complex bids and optimize bid value.
NATURE AND SCOPE
Reports to a Supervisor
This position has no direct reports.
ENVIRONMENTAL JOB REQUIREMENTS
Environment:
Located in a comfortable indoor area. Any unpleasant conditions would be infrequent and not objectionable.
Travel:
Typically requires overnight travel less than 10% of the time.
Additional Environmental Job Requirements:


ESSENTIAL SKILLS:
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS
Must be eighteen years of age or older.
Must be legally permitted to work in the United States.
Additional Minimum Qualifications:
Ability to communicate effectively over the phone.
Education Required:
The knowledge, skills and abilities typically acquired through the completion of a high school diplomas and/or GED.
Years of Relevant Work Experience: 4 years
Physical Requirements:
Most of the time is spent sitting in a comfortable position and there is frequent opportunity to move about. On rare occasions there may be a need to move or lift light articles.
Additional Qualifications:

Preferred Qualifications:
-Prior experience in the building materials industry
-Prior customer service experience
-Prior experience in inside/outside sales
-Work experience and/or knowledge of the commodity market
-Experience manipulating data in Excel
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Competencies:-Excellent organizational skills
-Problem-solving and analytical skills
-Strong communication skills
-Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel and Access
-Ability to manage multiple projects within tight timelines


We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.

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Posted: 2019-10-17 Expires: 2019-11-16

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