Elite Staffing Solutions
16 Feb 2017
16 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

My client is a highly successful, multinational company which is a world leader in their field.

We are seeking an enthusiastic, ambitious Buyer to work full time with a salary of approximately of £30,000 per annum depending on experience, based in Petersfield. You will be primarily responsible for tendering, ordering and performance monitoring the major sub-contracts of the company projects.

The Role

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Tendering sub-contract and major supplier packages of company construction projects.
  • Placing purchase orders with correct specifications and conditions.
  • Execute authorisation procedure for purchase orders where applicable.
  • Expediting orders where required, and communicating with colleagues on delivery dates.
  • Monitor and report on sub-contractor and supplier performance.
  • Make claims against sub-contractors and suppliers for quality issues as and when they arise and drive improvements to avoid reoccurrence.
  • Manage the PRP system.
  • Liaise with technical, bid team and project management to ensure the best possible preparation and accuracy of tender packages.

The Candidate

The successful candidate must have;

  • First class communication and strong interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to communicate with colleagues and suppliers
  • Continuous improvement and corrective/preventative action techniques.
  • Working knowledge of PRP procedures.
  • Working knowledge of BSI quality standards.
  • Microsoft Office to intermediate level.
  • Negotiation skills in order to meet requirements at budgeted costs.
  • Management reports, auditing and presentation skills
  • A level, NVQ or HND level, or equivalent standard of experience.

Elite Staffing Solutions are acting as an Employment Agency on this vacancy.