Buyer

Recruiter
Hays
Location
Glasgow
Salary
GBP30000.00 - GBP45000.00 per annum +
Posted
21 Mar 2018
Closes
20 Apr 2018
Ref
3264741
Contact
Lucy Taylor
Specialist Area
Procurement
Job Level
Buyer
Sector
Construction
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Permanent Buyer job in Glasgow offering up to £45,000 per annum working within the construction industry

Your new company

Working for one of the UK's leading construction companies, this is a fantastic opportunity to join the team as a Buyer on a permanent basis. Promoting an open, professional and customer-focused service, this organisation invest in their people and are able to develop careers in a supportive environment.

Your new role

Reporting to the Regional Procurement Manager, you will support various projects with regards to the full buying service. This will focus on the purchasing of materials and the hiring of services as required. You will be focused on achieving best value whilst maintain service level. You will work closely with Project leads and be able to offer advice and support in relation to purchasing.

Specifically, you will be able to implement best practice purchasing methods and have a full understanding of policy and compliance. You will update Managers on progress of site delivery and be able to resolve issues as they arise. You will negotiate directly with suppliers ensuring that best value, delivery, performance and payment terms are agreed. You will ensure that systems are maintaining and so will have strong administration skills.

What you'll need to succeed

You will have experience in a similar role and be confident in your purchasing experience. You will need previous experience of purchasing materials and of scheduling materials. You will have worked in a fast paced environment or in a project focused role. Having achieved your CIPS qualification is desired but not essential.

What you'll get in return

You will be offered a permanent role as Buyer working for a UK wide construction company. You will be offered a salary up to £45,000 per annum. This is a fantastic opportunity to develop your experience in a fast paced environment working for a well recognised organisation.


What you need to do now

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