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.Working in an empowering and professional working environment, this locally regarded employer of choice have a strong reputation for developing and retaining their staff.
Your new role
Reporting to the Head of Procurement, you will support various projects with regards to the full buying service. This will focus on the purchasing of both materials and indirect 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. You will be able to implement best practice procurement 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.
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 competitive salary with car allowance and strong prospects for growth. This is a fantastic opportunity to develop your experience in a fast paced environment working for a well recognised organisation.