Construction Materials Buyer

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Location
London
Salary
GBP30000 - GBP35000 per annum + bonus, healthcare
Posted
19 Sep 2017
Closes
19 Oct 2017
Ref
13860175/001
Contact
Hannah Thompson
Specialist Area
Buying
Job Level
Buyer
Sector
Construction
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

An excellent opportunity for a driven, committed and enthusiastic Materials Buyer to join the commercial team of a large residential developer. The successful candidate will be responsible for buying construction materials and plant required for new build residential developments.

Client Details

My Client is a residential developer, and the role will focus specifically on projects within London.

Description

  • Negotiating with key suppliers within the construction industry and finding new suppliers
  • Raising orders for materials and plant for large scale residential developments
  • Material scheduling from technical construction drawings
  • Liasing with commercial staff to ensure all materials are on site when required

Profile

  • Previous experience of buying materials/plant for residential construction projects
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Proven track record of negotiating savings whilst procuring materials/plant
  • Knowledge of the construction supply chain
  • Ability to prioritise and work to deadlines
  • Computer literate

Job Offer

  • Salary negotiable depending on level of experience
  • Bonus
  • Pension
  • Private Healthcare
  • Excellent investment in career development and learning