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Buyer

  • Location: Birmingham, West Midlands
  • Sector: Residential
  • Position: Buyer
  • Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Car Allowance + Package
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: DW-19-BR_1546436525
This vacancy has now expired.
Job description

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My client is a regional house building business completing bespoke developments in the Midlands

Your Role

Responsibilities include:
  • Produce accurate material take offs and schedules in accordance with regional development programme requirements
  • Maintain completion up to date database of material schedules and costs for all house types
  • Procurement of materials and placing orders ensuring delivery to site
  • Actively contribute to enhancing regional profits
  • Track material cost fluctuations/price increases and highlight any adjustments to the regional commercial team
  • Keep detailed records and maintain a well-organised work schedule
  • Prepare and contribute to cost reports in order to maximise efficiencies within the business
  • Provide support to Accounts team to ensure prompt resolution of invoice queries / issues
  • Contribute to the development of improved purchasing processes and procedures
  • Participate and contribute to regular Supply Chain Team meetings and forums to communicate developments, share good practice and up skill our people.
  • Build excellent supplier relations
  • Participate in establishing the business as an industry leader in Supply Chain Management


Your Experience
  • Experience completed a buying role for another housing developer
  • Good negotiation skills
  • Have excellent communication and problem-solving skills