My client are a family-owned development, housing and construction business spanning over 120 years and four generations. They have a requirement for a Buyer. An excellent opportunity has arisen for an experienced Buyer to join their growing housing business in Birchwood, Warrington
Responsibilities: " Procure materials/plant/sub-contractors in-line with the build program ensuring materials/plant/sub-contractors are delivered to site in-line with the procurement schedule and site requirements " Comment/initiate material control measures to predict costs and product waste " Offer alternative products that may save time and/or money/improve saleability/best value " Negotiate commercial agreements with suppliers and within the contract allowance " Value engineer projects and suggest delivery solutions to ensure the project is carried out in the most cost effective manner " Regular attendance on site to keep abreast of developments and undertake any necessary re-measurement/cost control " Endeavour to optimise supply chain opportunities and ensure that the appropriate checks are carried out for new members " Monitor materials/plant costs and usage throughout the length of the contract " Provide financial information to the Management Team as required to assist in financial planning for the company
The company are offering a very competitive salary, pension and healthcare. Company care/allowance.
The working hours are Monday-Friday 8am - 4.30pm (1hr for lunch) 37.5 h/pw