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  • Location: Lichfield, Staffordshire
  • Sector: Building
  • Position: Buyer
  • Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Car/Car Allowance + Pension + Health care
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: BuyTDB_1496667684
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Job description

Position: Buyer

Salary: £38,000 - £45,000 (Dependant on Experience) + Car / Car allowance + Pension + Health

Region: West Midlands

Industry: Construction

My client is seeking a Buyer to work in their procurement department developing relationships with industry recognised building merchants. The organisation is a regional main building contractor who has a reputation in delivering high quality schemes ranging from £25k to £25M. The company carry out work across all sectors; however, their reputation is strong in the sectors of Student Accommodation, Fit out, Leisure, Education, Commercial & Retail.

The Opportunity
  • Assist the team to deliver projected savings
  • Source and purchase materials for the construction industry
  • Timely delivery of materials and sub-contractors to meet programme
  • Negotiate effectively with new and existing supply chain
  • Collection of information regarding potential supply problems, price movements and market conditions
  • Promote a good working relationship with all the supply chain members
  • Send out enquiries for goods / services
  • Take responsibility for deliveries
  • Produce cost analysis spread sheets for goods / services procured
  • Produce contracts for goods and services

Your Background
  • Construction industry experience is essential
  • Construction or procurement related qualification preferred
  • Strong communicator, willing to learn and good listener
  • Highly organised and methodical work ethic

If it sounds like this job is for you then I'd love to hear from you -

Please contact Tom at PSR