Buyer

3 days left

Recruiter
Work Matters Ltd
Location
Cockermouth
Salary
30000.0000
Posted
02 May 2017
Closes
01 Jun 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Our client is a leading Civil Engineering and Building business that operates across the UK. Based in Cumbria they have an urgent requirement for a Buyer who has a strong purchasing background in the Building and Civil Engineering industry.

Working as part of a small team you will be responsible for purchasing a variety of goods and services and providing cost effective, efficient and quality driven procurement solutions. You will also monitor and forecast upcoming levels of demand to ensure that materials and services are bought on time and to the required specification enabling the business to deliver and complete projects on time and in budget.

Applicants will have gained experience in a similar buying / procurement role and will have a sound understanding / knowledge of the Building and Civil Engineering industry. The successful candidate will possess excellent communication and negotiation skills demonstrating the confidence and commercial acumen to deliver 'best value’ sourcing to the business. Excellent IT skills, the ability to work under pressure and as part of a small team is essential.

This is an ideal opportunity to develop a career in Buying with the potential to undertake formal professional training (CIPS) for the right candidate.