Introduction to the Purchasing Module

  The BuilderMT Workflow Management Suite (WMS) and Sage systems provide a Home Builder solution that utilizes best-of-breed business practices for estimating, accounting, purchasing management, scheduling, and sales management. The Sage Estimating module stores the database of models and options used in the bidding and purchasing process. The WMS Purchasing module serves as a mechanism for storing supplier costs, establishing job budgets, issuing purchase orders and approving purchase orders for payment. The Sage  Job Cost module tracks sales prices, budgets, purchase orders and payments. Together these integrated modules provide a comprehensive method of managing workflow and information.   Overview of the Home Builder Process     The WMS Purchasing module allows a homebuilder to automate and streamline numerous functions or processes within the organization. Features of the Purchasing module include: