Construction Buyer

Portfolio Procurement
London, South East England
10 Jun 2017
10 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Role Summary:

A brand new Buyer role has been created within a Leading Construction Company who focus on high end residential projects. The role will be responsible for negotiating terms and prices for materials required for multiple sites across the UK.

Ideally we are looking to speak with candidates who have experienced buying materials for construction projects such new build, major fit outs and refurbishments. Having a good relationships with a wide range of builders merchants across the UK will be an advantage, along with experience working on high end residential projects.

Key Responsibilities:

Purchase all materials required for projects

Source new suppliers, whilst developing relationships with current supply base

Negotiate terms and prices with suppliers

Raise purchase orders

Chase orders to ensure delivery dates met

Deal with any quality issues, pushing back to suppliers when needed

Build relationships with project teams, from the site staff to project managers

Attend site visits

Deal with any invoice queries

Experience Required:

Experience buying within the construction industry

Knowledge of wide range of construction materials

Established relationships with builders merchants

Confident negotiator

Experience working on high end residential projects

This is an excellent opportunity to join a leading Construction Company at an exciting time. If you have the relevant experience and would like to be considered for the role, submit your CV now.