The Client My client has been trading since 1993 and provides a wide range of transport solutions, ground works and civil engineering contracting services nationwide. Due to the large growth in the company they are currently seeking a Junior Buyer to join their team based in Spalding. Salary will be around £20k - £25k depending on experience.
The Role As a Junior Buyer, you'll be responsible for assisting material procurement across a range of exciting projects. You'll be assisting the responsibility for identifying, negotiating with and placing orders with suppliers and the subsequent scheduling of materials to site.
Responsibilities: - Assisting with Identifying and building relationships with merchants and suppliers across the area. - Assist with the Negotiation for the best value deals for materials. - Help Schedule material deliveries to sites as required. - Assist with Identifying 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 general commercial contracting is preferred.
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