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Type: Full time, Permanent

Location: Romford, Essex

Salary: 30k-45k depends on experience

Working hours: Monday to Friday 8am-5pm, Position available from 1st of September.

About our Client

Our client offers specialist services within the construction industry including decent homes/social housing (refurbishment), plastering and dry lining, suspended ceilings, screeding and external render.

They are committed to quality, dedicated customer service and site safety.

They have the skills and expertise to deliver the highest standards of workmanship for all their customers.

About the Role

Our client, a construction company based in Romford/Essex, is currently seeking a Buyer with experience in construction.

Key Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Review and develop reliable manufacturers and suppliers for materials
  • Assist with keeping the site specification document up-to-date with new products
  • Negotiate rebate schemes with manufacturers and suppliers
  • Schedule material quantities in accordance with site drawings and specification
  • Issue and analyse competitive tenders from appropriate materials suppliers
  • Propose materials orders against set budgets following company procedure
  • Receive, record and resolve all material invoice queries from the Accounts Department
  • Monitor and report variations in material orders
  • Stock reporting including site procedures reporting

Key Skills & Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in applicable field or equivalent experience
  • Computer skills (MS Office and especially Excel)
  • Knowledge of the construction industry and related systems and processes
  • Strong negotiation skills and continuously looking for commercial opportunities
  • Analytical skills, Results-oriented
  • Honest person with integrity

How to Apply

If this role is of interest and you would like to learn more please attach your CV to the link provided and the Hiring Company will be in direct contact.

  • Start: ASAP
  • Duration: Permanent
  • Rate: £30k - 45k per year
  • Location: Romford
  • Type: Permanent
  • Industry: Purchasing
  • Recruiter: Hiring People
  • Contact: Hiring People
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  • Reference: CRTD5
  • Posted: 2019-07-24 14:29:56 -

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