Buyer

Recruiter
Confidential
Location
Exeter
Salary
35000.00 - 45000.00 GBP Annual + Car/Allowance/healthcare
Posted
09 Jun 2021
Closes
07 Jul 2021
Sectors
Procurement
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Buyer
Exeter
Permanent
Sphere Solutions are working with a leading, well known housing developer in Exeter to recruit an experienced Buyer to join the procurement team, working closely with the commercial team to deliver a cost effective buying strategy

The role:

* You will work closely with the Commercial Manager, delivering the procurement of all materials, plant and equipment

* You will ensure the best possible price is sourced, in accordance with the contract specification and in line with the site programme

* You will assist with supply chain agreements, site order lists & obtain competitive prices where agreed prices are not available to enable orders to be placed

* You will take responsibility for obtaining suppliers' quotes

* Assist with research and product information & alternative products

* File & organise emails to ensure that historic information is available as required

* As the role progresses, you will assist with measuring quantities of materials

Suitable candidates must have buying experience within the construction industry

* An understanding of commercial awareness & negotiation skills

* Positive outlook & can-do attitude

* Ability to work to deadlines

* Good understanding of COINS would be advantageous and MS excel & outlook is a must

On offer is a competitive salary, car/allowance, health care and flexible benefits and package with good career progression and longevity or work locally.

To Apply:
For an informal discussion please call Jo Lambert to discuss in detail or apply as instructed.
Sphere Solutions are one of the South West & Wales market leaders in providing recruitment services to the built environment. With specialist consultants based in our regional offices (Bristol, Cardiff, Swansea, Plymouth and Southampton) we fill vacancies daily with contractors, developers, civil engineers and their supply chain in high volume with quality candidates

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