Buyer

Location
Essex
Salary
£30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted
15 Jun 2017
Closes
13 Jul 2017
Ref
123103355
Contact
Greg Kneuss
Job Level
Buyer
Sector
Construction
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Are you an experienced Buyer who thrives on being out and about influencing co-workers?
You have the opportunity to work for a growing organisation that operates within regeneration in the construction industry. The business portfolio is expanding and requires a Buyer to support the on-going management of group sourcing arrangements. The role will involve travelling between offices and visiting sites at least once a week.

This role is commutable from; Hertfordshire, North London or Essex

• Managing up to fifty projects at any one time, you will provide professional and efficient plant and material scheduling for the group.
• You will ensure the procurement of plant and materials is in accordance with the standard company procedures, preferences, standard condition of purchase and cost and profit improvements targets in the required quality and quantity.
• Build excellent supplier relations and participate in establishing the group as an industry leader in supply chain management.

As the successful Buyer, you will have:

• A construction related qualification ONC/HNC and have or working towards CIPS.
• Previous experience working in refurbishment.
• Able to supervise and manage others.
• Excellent procurement best practice management tools.
• Advanced negotiation skills
• Ability to build strong relations internally and externally

This is a fantastic opportunity to work for a diverse and growing organisation. You will be rewarded with a basic salary of circa £30,000 p.a. plus a company car or car allowance and benefits package.

This is an opportunity not to be missed. If you are an experienced Buyer, with relevant experience outlined above, then please apply online today with a copy of your CV.

Please feel free to call Greg Kneuss 0121 272 8260 to discuss your application in more detail.