Buyer - RC Frame Contractor - West London

Venture Construction Solutions Ltd
£35000 - £55000/annum Full Benefits Package
07 Jul 2017
06 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Buyer - RC Frame Contractor - West London - £35,000 to £55,000 + package


Venture Construction are currently working in partnership with an esteemed RC frame & groundworks contractor who pride themselves on designing and delivering some of the largest and most complex structural & reinforced concrete projects in the world.

Our client is part of a larger group of companies; covering frames, formwork, slip form, post tensioning, jacking & lifting and plant hire - this particular role is to be working for the Frame & Groundworks division who have been involved in iconic builds such as the Gherkin, Wembley Stadium & the Walkie Talkie and are now really busy again and are expanding the commercial team.

They are currently winning packages between £1m & £50m. The contracts they are taking on include Residential, Educational and Commercial schemes that can range from a medium sized commercial block, to a high-rise residential RC frame to alterations to existing structures to more complex projects with existing facades.

The Role

This is a permanent role; working closely with the Procurement Manager in both the development of the Buying department and in the future development of the company. You will be responsible for the procurement of materials, plant and subcontract.

* Hiring plant eg. cabins, forklifts, fencing, cranes etc
* Compiling monthly reports on budgeting control on all materials
* Resolving supplier disputes
* Attending monthly meetings on site, reporting on procurement processes
* Support the estimating team with pre-tender quotations and resolve material specification issues

The Applicant:

An essential part of the role is the ability to read and measure drawings for concrete slab walls and columns. Further training on this skill can be provided, but some prior knowledge is vital. The candidate should have a minimum of 4­-5 years experience in the groundworks & rc frame sector and currently working within the industry.

About the Benefits

The base package is between £35,000 - £55,000 (depending on prior experience) plus company benefits including Pension, Holiday, Car allowance and Healthcare. Our client is looking to pay a competitive salary for this role because they are keen to attract an individual who has the drive and ability to develop a department and become a long-term team member