Buyer

Recruiter
Confidential
Location
Yorkshire and the Humber
Salary
40000.00 - 47000.00 GBP Annual + Car Package + Bonus + Benefits
Posted
14 Jun 2021
Closes
12 Jul 2021
Sectors
Procurement
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Buyer - Hull

Highly successful and growing Fit Out contractor is searching for a Buyer to join their Commercial team.

The ideal candidate will have a minimum of two years' experience in a construction buying role and be proficient on Microsoft Office as well as having the ability to operate other systems (training provided)

Main Duties

Purchase goods, materials, components, or services in line with specified cost, quality, and delivery targets.
Support the Commercial and Operational departments and communicate any supply problems which may impact on business operations.
Act as an interface between suppliers and other relevant departments on purchasing processes and new projects and activities.
Monitor and advise on any issues which present risk or opportunity to the organisation.
Provide analysis on costs, new and existing and review cost reduction activities.
Prepare reports and updates as and when required.
Negotiate contracts, improve prices and terms of business with suppliers and review opportunities to make business savings utilising negotiation and procurement best practice tools and methods.
Prepare and raise purchase orders and order schedules.
Build, maintain and manage supplier relationships and keep up good communications.
Contact suppliers to resolve price, quality, delivery, or invoice issues.Skills required:

Able to build and maintain effective and productive relationships with staff, stakeholders, and suppliers.
Good communication, negotiation, interpersonal and influencing skills.
Excellent IT skills and knowledge of relevant software.
Excellent time management.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Approachable and hard working.
Self- Motivated with the ability to Work Without Supervision.
Ability to work on own initiative as well as part of a team.
Strong Attention to Detail.
Excellent multitaskerWhy Apply:

Our client is a growing business focussed on repeat business and the wellbeing and development of their team.

Key Features:

Excellent potential for growth
Focus on quality and securing repeat works
Healthy work / life balanceSalary & Benefits:

Competitive salary of GBP40,000 - GBP47,000 (DOE)
Company Car or Car Allowance
Pension & HealthcareThey promote a relaxed and friendly working environment, excellent and comfortable office and pride themselves on being accommodating to clients and fair with the sub-contractors and specialist trade staff.

For any further information on this Buyer vacancy please apply with your CV attached or contact Joseph Hughes at Saxton Recruitment on (phone number removed).

Key Roles - Buyer / Senior Buyer

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