Senior Buyer

United Kingdom
12 Jan 2018
14 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Our client is a market leading Plc within the construction industry therefore this opportunity offers a great opportunity to join a desirable company.

What you need to have:

  • 6-10 years max of subcontract, construction procurement experience
  • Understanding of BIM
  • Be prepared to work on Major Construction Projects and be site based
  • Full subsistence paid

Day to day duties:

  • Pre-construction involvement in design meetings, product selection, obtaining quotations for cost certainty, supply chain development.
  • Post contract duties include setting up supply chains for both material & subcontract packages, timely and effective processing of requisitions, material order negotiation and placement, maintaining of tracking documents, maintenance of purchasing database, continuous assessment of suppliers and subcontractors to pre-agreed KPI's.
  • Adhere fully to and provide guidance to others in Group Commercial Standards KGC035 for procurement together with KCMP Procurement Business Management Systems
  • Writing and maintain approved What Good Looks Like Subcontract document
  • Maintenance and adherence to procurement filing structures
  • Contribute to, interrogate and develop commercial approach into working practices and deliver successful outcome.
  • Identify risk and set in place strategy for management and minimisation of risks at task level.
  • Tendering, negotiation and placement of sub-contract orders, chairing meetings when relevant, management and resourcing of suppliers and sub-contractors.

What you get in return:

  • Excellent remuneration
  • Excellent training program
  • Fantastic career opportunities