Assistant Buyer

25000.00 - 30000.00 GBP Annual
15 Aug 2019
12 Sep 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Assistant Buyer

A well respected construction company in the Hertfordshire area has a great career opportunity for an Assistant Buyer to join their experienced team of construction Buyers

They predominantly undertake student accommodation schemes but have also carved a name for themselves across the healthcare, residential, mixed use, commercial and sports and leisure sectors

Staff turnover is extremely low meaning you will be joining a dedicated and skilled team

Due to a period of growth they are looking for a bright candidate who they can develop and progress within the company

They will support you through further education and will offer you the right training and sector exposure to become a skilled Materials Buyer.

The role Assistant Buyer (construction)

You will be materials buying, undertaking reactive buying on smaller orders and assisting the 2 Senior Buyers on larger orders. (You will receive full support and training)

They are currently looking after the procurement for 12-15 sites - one being a housing site worth GBP60m

The role will include:

Taking off

Placing orders

Speaking to Site Agents

Problem solving

Speaking to and meeting suppliers

Visiting site to discuss procurement programs with the Site Agent

Working hours 9.00am - 5.30pm

The right person - Assistant Construction Buyer

You will either have experience working for as an Assistant Buyer for a construction company or a developer or you will have worked for a Builders Merchants

You will be confident, assertive and enthusiastic


Competitive salary

23 days holiday plus bank holidays


Full Training

Further education

Discretionary bonus

Career progression

Please contact Sally at Supply Technical to apply

Assistant Buyer / Construction / Buying / contractor / Hertfordshire

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