Buyer

Recruiter
CV-Library
Location
Stafford
Salary
230.00 - 280.00 GBP Daily + GBP230 - GBP280/day
Posted
13 Apr 2018
Closes
11 May 2018
Contract Type
Temporary
Buyer - Walsall

Freelance Immediate Start for 2 - 3 months

GBPGBPGBPCompetitive Rates

Overview:

Buyer required to manage Retail, Leisure and Education projects both refurbishment and new build.

The Company:

Our Client is a regional main contractor, this client's projects cover, student accommodation, apartments, leisure projects both locally and nationally, working on new build & fit out / refurbishment contracts, with values up to GBP20million.

Projects:

Buyer will be working within student accommodation, apartments, leisure projects both locally and nationally, working on new build & fit out / refurbishment contracts, with values up to GBP20million.

Role:

As a buyer you will be required to cover the procurement of various packages from pre-construction through to completion of projects, working with the Site and projects teams and liaising with the quantity surveyors throughout the procurement process. Work with and alongside the Production team to deliver the projected savings and procurement cots through implementing an action plan aligned with Supply Chain Management. Send out enquiries for materials and plant services. Collection of information regarding potential supply problems, price movements and market conditions

Maintain the Procurement Department's records and files. Provide advice on products / services as and when requested by the Site team / Contract Manages / Surveyors, etc. to enable them to carry out their duties. When directed liaise with the Estimating Department providing cost information for tender purposes

Essential Skills:

* The buyer will have extensive experience in construction materials and plant purchasing and procurement, whilst having the ability to negotiate with suppliers to get the best price always.
* Previous Materials and plant procurement experience.
* Promote a good working relationship with all the supply chain members
* Be pro-active in identifying and proposing new build methods, innovative new products, value engineering opportunities and national agreement potential to the Procurement Manager

Please apply with an up to date CV