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Buyer

Bally’s Dover
Dover, DE
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Description

Major Focus

Responsible for assisting the Director and Manager-Buyer of Purchasing in the direction, goals, and coordination of all Purchasing Department activities.

Essential Functions
  • Responsible for achieving financial objectives established by the Director of Purchasing.
  • Responsible for contacting suppliers and to expedite delivery of materials.
  • Responsible for clarifying needs with internal departments.
  • Responsible for expediting deliveries of goods and where necessary, get the department approval for alternate methods or materials if delivery is not available when required.
  • Responsible for the maintenance of the SWS System, including upgrades.
  • Responsible for keeping departments advised with respect to lead time on critical material or affected products.
  • Responsible for setting up suppliers and items in the purchasing system to expedite order placement.
  • Must have knowledge of logistics and transportation methods of shipping.
  • Must be able to follow and complete Sarbanes/Oxley Accounting and Reconciliation requirements.
  • Maintains good company image and supplier relations through daily supplier contact.
  • Responsible for answering and screening telephone calls and taking accurate messages.
  • Provides exceptional customer-service.
  • Works safely, following all established safety rules and regulations.
  • Communicates effectively with co-workers, supervisors and guests.
  • Follows all relevant policies and procedures, including SWS/MMS software requirements.
  • Provides maintenance of the SWS system, including upgrades.
  • Must comply with and enforce compliance with the company’s recycling program standards.
Additional Functions
  • Provides back up to the Buyer position.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.
Requirements/Education
  • Must possess High School diploma or GED or equivalent required.
  • Ability to communicate clearly and effectively both orally and in writing; ability to logically and independently plan, organize and complete work; initiative.
  • Well-developed interpersonal skills.
  • Must have accurate typing skills.
  • Must have the ability to set and achieve high standards of performance.
  • Must have excellent computer skills in Microsoft Office.
  • Must be able to make progress on multiple assignments under time constraints.
  • Must have excellent analytical, problem-solving, critical thinking and decision-making skills.
  • Must have the ability to express ideas or make recommendations concerning job related issues.
  • Must have the ability to learn specific job duties and complete detailed work assignments; maintain knowledge of basic concepts and techniques.
  • Must have the ability to perceive quality of work, read material and review documents; receive instructions and hear inquires from guests, clients or staff.
  • Must possess good communication skills.
  • Must be able to report to work on time as scheduled.
  • Must be able to work weekends, holidays and nights as needed.
  • Must be able to successfully pass a background check.
  • Must present an overall professional appearance and report to work in appropriate attire.
  • Must be able to speak, read and write English

The above description denotes some of the specific characteristics which are necessary to perform the principal functions of the job and are not intended to be a description.

Dover Downs, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.

Addendum To Job Description

These are physical and mental requirements of the position as it is typically performed. Inability to meet one or more of these physical or mental requirements will not automatically disqualify a candidate or employee from the position. Upon request for a reasonable accommodation, the Company will review for reasonableness, depending on the requirement, the essential functions to which it relates, and the proposed accommodation.

Physical Requirements

X

Seeing

Pull ( pounds)

X

Bend

X

Color Perception

Climb, Ascend/Descend (Stairs, Ladders)

X

Stoop /Kneel /Crouch

X

Hearing / Listening

Lift ( pounds)

Taste

X

Clear Speech / Talking

Carry ( pounds)

Smell

Touching

Drive (local / long distance)

Repetitive Motion

X

Dexterity /Hand

Walk for Extended Periods

Run

X

Dexterity /Fingers

X

Stand for Extended Periods

Reach (Above Shoulder)

Push ( pounds)

X

Sit for Extended Periods

Other:

Mental / Reasoning Requirements

Reading – Simple

Writing – Simple

Advanced Math Skills

X

Reading – Complex

X

Writing – Complex

X

Analysis / Comprehension

X

Clerical

X

Basic Math Skills

X

Judgment / Decision Making

Work Environment

Shift Work

Outside

Pressurized Equipment

X

Works Alone

Extreme Heat

Moving Objects

X

Works with Others

Extreme Cold

High Places

X

Verbal Contact with Others

Extreme Noise

Fumes / Odors

X

Face-to-Face Contact

Mechanical Equipment

Hazardous Materials

X

Inside

Electrical Equipment

Dirt / Dust

Disclaimer

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and/or skills required of all personnel so classified.

Compensation: $15.00 per hour

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Bally’s Dover is a unique Four Diamond casino hotel conveniently located in the heart of the Mid-Atlantic region. Our smoke-free casino features 33 table games such as Craps, Mini Baccarat Macau Style with Dragon Bonus, Blackjack, Roulette, Emperor's Challenge Pai Gow Poker, High Card Flush, 3 Card Poker with 6 card bonus bet, Player's Edge 21+3, Heads Up Hold'Em, and Cajun Stud. Players also enjoy 2,200 slot machines, including progressives and penny machines all the way up to $100 slots.

Our luxurious AAA-rated Four Diamond casino hotel is the largest in Delaware with 500 well-appointed guest rooms and suites. The stunning Rollins Center® ballroom and well-equipped breakout rooms accommodate conventions, corporate meetings, banquets, weddings and celebrations of many kinds.

Bally's Dover Casino Resort offers a wide variety of dining options from New York-style deli to a gourmet steak and seafood restaurant.  Casual dining includes family-style Italian, specialty seafood, station-style buffet, two gourmet coffee and pastry shops and more. Food & beverage venues include Gr8 Burgers, Jerry Longo's Meatballs & Martinis, Macau Kitchen Express, The Royal Prime, Sugar Factory, Sweet Perks Too and the Winner's Circle Restaurant.

Toppers Spa/Salon offers exquisite spa treatments and salon services in a tranquil setting.  Our shops include Godiva, Swarovski, The Colonnade Marketplace and Fashions of The Colonnade featuring trendy and classic designer apparel and accessories.

World-class sports action awaits with live harness racing from November to April with a liberal purse structure to attract the best horses and drivers from Delaware, Maryland, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, New York, Ohio and Canada.

Guests can wager on harness and thoroughbred horse racing from across the country, 363 days a year in our Race & Sports Book, in addition to professional football sports betting. Our casino hotel adjoins Dover International Speedway®, which hosts two thrilling NASCAR® race weekends each year.

We feature some of the best live entertainment in our region as well as live boxing events.

Our parent company, Bally’s Corporation is a global casino entertainment company with a growing presence including award-winning casinos and resorts, as well as a broad portfolio of digital sports betting and casino offerings.With approximately 10,500 employees spread in offices around the world, Bally’s Corporation is one of the fastest-growing competitors in our field. Company assets within the United States include 15 casinos, a horse racing track, and access to online sports betting licenses in 18 states. Our casino operations boast an impressive total collection of over 15,000 slot machines, 500 table games, and 5,300 hotel rooms.