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Construction Buyer

Job Title: Construction Buyer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Manchester, Greater Manchester
Industry:
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + + package
Reference: J912994_1648818530
Contact Name: Molly Hills
Contact Email: Molly.hills@russell-taylor.co.uk
Job Published: April 01, 2022 14:08

Job Description

Construction Buyer

Manchester

£35k-£40k + car package

My client is a multi-award-winning construction and integrated support services business, with over 40 years' experience. They deliver design and build projects from £3mill to £20mill. Due to an increase in projects, they require a Construction Buyer to join their team.

With accolades including The Sunday Times 100 Best Companies to Work for and Investors in People Gold, this is an exciting time to join this busy contractor.

The successful Construction Buyer will be responsible for the control, management, and monitoring of supply chain activities, and taking on the responsibility for the managing and reporting of material and plant budgets. You must have experience within the Construction Industry, the procurement of materials and must be able to multi-task, while holding a high level of detail.

Key Responsibilities:

  • All orders sent to suppliers to be copied to the site team and project QS
  • To obtain three quotes for all orders as standard procedure
  • Liaise with the commercial team in all matters relating to spend and value
  • Attend pre-start meetings, issuing the procurement schedule and brick & block delivery schedules for completion by site team
  • Obtain Material, Plant and Prelim budget from Site QS

Requirements:

  • An experienced materials and plant buyer with a proven track record of working in a similar role
  • Previous experience within the construction sector is essential
  • Strong IT literacy skills
  • Ability to build strong relationships with external and internal stakeholders
  • Excellent communication and organisation skills

For more information on this role, or to apply, get in contact with Molly on 07790827676 / molly.hills@russell-taylor.co.uk / 01513047035

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