Beaumont Select

Sub-Contract Buyer

East Anglia or Midlands
£40-45k + Bonus + Car + Pension + Healthcare
14 Sep 2018
14 Oct 2018
Job Level
Buyer, Specialist
Contract Type
Full Time

An exciting opportunity for a Sub-Contract Buyer to join a growing procurement function and support a programme of complex projects across the East of England. Travel required…

We have an exciting opportunity to join a growing procurement team as a Sub-Contract Buyer. The role will be based in Hitchin (possibly Leicester or Nottinghamshire) but will involve regular travel to other sites across London and the East of England.

Against the background of a challenging ramp up to their construction programmes, our client is currently strengthening their Procurement and Supply Chain Management capability. The supply chain is a crucial component of the delivery model and the contribution that Procurement can make is recognised.

The Sub-Contract Buyer will support a programme of complex projects through the development of delivery solutions, working closely with project teams in the negotiation & award of sub-contract packages. With experience gained in the utilities or wider infrastructure/construction sectors you will have experience of engaging and developing new sub-contractors and leading project tenders.

We're looking for -

• Degree level education, or qualified by experience.

• Ideally, membership of professional body (RICS, CIPS), or working towards.

• Significant experience of procurement in the construction industry, (ideally utilities and infrastructure)

• Working knowledge of the main forms of contract, NEC, JCT, CECA (ICE).

• Experience of negotiating with suppliers and sub-contractors.

• Ability to prioritise workload and work to deadlines.

• Computer literate use of Microsoft Office suite and reporting tools

Beaumont Select is a leading Supply Chain & Purchasing Recruitment Agency for permanent and interim staffing solutions. We support a primarily blue chip client base, in the provision of experienced Supply Chain & Purchasing Professionals; successfully resolving their Purchasing Recruitment demands. We have a proven track record in purchasing recruitment and are a leading purchasing recruitment agency.  Complying with the BERR Beaumont Select are an Employment Agency and an Employment Business