BUYER - CONSTRUCTION MATERIALS

Recruiter
Reed Procurement & Supply Chain
Location
Crawley
Salary
30000.0000
Posted
18 Mar 2017
Closes
17 Apr 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
I am currently recruiting for a highly successful construction company who work across a number of industries. You will work with project teams, purchasing material for the companys exact business requirements. You will be fully conversant with the scope and cost plan of ht project , so to maximize efficiencys and drive out any hidden costs,

? Attend the project pre-start meeting.
? Understand the full operational scope of the project by liaising with the relevant departments.
? Review the material budgets and cost codes issued by the estimator, to ensure these are entered on to Oxaion in the correct phases.
? Send out enquiries for appropriate materials, collate and analyse quotations.
? As required, place orders, ensuring they are clear, concise, correct and have a stated value.
? Where possible, consolidate purchases of materials to achieve maximum economic benefit.
? Ensure materials purchased are to the required specification, as stated on the drawings/schedules.
? To ensure that all deliveries are planned and notified to the relevant project manager.
? To ensure that any specific delivery requirements or restrictions are notified to the supplier and complied with.
? To ensure where possible only suppliers with whom we have a commercial trading agreement are utilised.
? To deal with any invoice queries in accordance with the company procedure.
? With the support of the commercial manager, fully understand the planned costs, verify the monthly costs posted to the project, forecast future expenditure and incorporate this information into the CVR reports.
? To continually monitoring the cost plan, ensuring that the best available rates are achieved for the company and report to the project team current anticipated spend values.
? To maintain regular dialogue with the project teams.
? Support the various departments in all project matters by attendance at meetings, initiating correspondence and reviewing incoming project correspondence, as appropriate.
? Analyse, compare and review monthly material & plant reports.
? Assist and setup pre-order meetings with key suppliers

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