The Client In your new job as a Buyer you will be working for a multi-national main contractor who have been expanding for the past few years and have established themselves in the UK, with a new office opening in Rainham, they are looking for a Buyer to join their Commercial team. The organisation primarily undertake commercial, industrial and retail / hotel builds, on a refurbishment and new build basis. With an annual turnover of circa £5m and projects with repeat clients, this contractor are building on a good reputation and looking to expand. Salary would be around £35k - £45k depending on experience.
Responsibilities: - Identify and build relationships with merchants and suppliers across the area. - Negotiate best value deals for materials. - Schedule material deliveries to sites as required. - Identify means to improve the supply chain process internally and develop efficiency. - Effective communication with clients, suppliers, external consultants and colleagues through to senior management. - Play an integral, lead role in system and function setup for procurement across the business. - Operate as focal point for all material procurement across the business.
Qualifications & Experience: - Construction related qualifications are desirable, ideally Quantity Surveying / Commercial Management. - Previous buying experience within residential experience is preferred.
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