Construction Buyer


£45,000 - £50,000 per annum


Construction Buyer \u00A350,000 + Car + Package Nottingham Regional Construction Main ContractorContract Values - \u00A33m - \u00A310m The companyA good client of ours is on the lookout for a buyer to join their growing procurement team in the Nottingham office. This family-owned Contractor was set up in the 1950's and is continuing to go from strength to strength today.\n\nTurnover for the firm currently stands at around \u00A3120m, however this is forecast to sharply increase over the next 24 months following their expansion into the West Midlands. They take on projects up to \u00A310m from a variety of market sectors including Education, Healthcare, extra-care, Industrial & Residential.\n\nSo, what does all of this mean to you? Security, real progression, variety, and the chance to work with a great group of people.Buyer roleEnsure materials are delivered to sites in line with site programmes and specification and are purchased at competitive prices.\n\nProduce site specific material schedulesCollate documentation and issue material tender enquires for new sites\/phases.Assess and compare material quotations.Process new material orders.Process site purchase orders for replacement materials and assist in production of monthly reports detailing expenditure.\n\nResearch new products.Continually monitor material lead times, keeping build and site managers informed, instigate forward material allocation when necessary.Organise site call-offs.Responsible for all buying (Reporting to the company procurement manager)Agree terms dealsPreparation for proposals and quotationsCompiling data relating to supplier responsesCarrying out supplier evaluationsConducting negotiations to enable the shortlisting of suppliers, for designated procurement exercisesSupporting final negotiations with selected suppliersMaintaining a healthy trading relationship with suppliersProvide regular reports on procurement \/ supplier performanceMeet with suppliers to build relationshipsEstablish long term supplier relationships with focus on value for moneyThe ability to communicate effectively across all levels.\n\nSkills\/ExperienceTo be considered you will need.\n\nHave experience working as a buyer in construction ideally with a main contractor in general build.\n\nIdeally have some experience dealing with sub-contractorsKnowledge of building and civil's materialsKnowledge of COINS Purchasing ToolHave strong commercial awarenessGood IT knowledgeBenefitsYou will have the opportunity to earn up to \u00A350k basic salary per year with pay-reviews occurring on a 6-month basis.\n\nThe package also includes a car\/car allowance + many other benefits.To apply please send you CV to - (url removed)


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