Buyer – Groundworks – North London – £40k   
About the client: Our client is a leading Civils Subcontractor who specialize in Groundworks, RC Frame and Infrastructure projects. They have earned an exceptional reputation over the past 40+ years which has seen the company grow to a turnover of £30Mand projects to the value of £8m.

Responsibilities

  1. Undertake the procurement of materials requested direct from site via a Material Requisition Form.
  2. To attend tender kick-off meetings if required.
  3. To contact any suppliers who did not return prices during the tender period stating the project has now turned live.
  4. To send out enquires against schedules and analyse quotations received
  5. Place orders in line with the procurement scheduled dates.
  6. To liaise with accounts on invoice delivery ticket queries.
  7. Awareness of Environmental issues within the construction company environment and the Environmental Manual policy and objectives

Key Skills

  • Approachable and polite, Ability to deal with deadlines
  • Good influencer / communicator
  • Excellent negotiation skills, ability to influence others, and develop long term relationships with suppliers
  • Good understanding of relevant legislation and it’s likely impact
  • High quality standards, finisher, attention to detail required
  • Be able to use standard computer software packages (Word, Excel, e mail, Document Control Systems) and proprietary computer packages for carrying out designs and producing programmes.

About the benefits: Excellent opportunity for you to take the Procurement lead and report directly into Director level. Excellent salary and package.

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