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Buyer - Construction

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Job ID:

426574

Location:

Wiltshire 

Category:

Construction

Salary:

£30,000.00 per year
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Job Views:

2

Employment Type:

Full time

Posted:

04/06/2019
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Job Description:

My client is a Regional Civil Engineering Company. They are presently looking to recruit on a permanent basis a company Buyer to procure materials for their various sites throughout the region.

MAIN PURPOSE OF JOB

To coordinate the company's bulk material and fuel procurement function, ensuring best value materials requirements are delivered to production within quality and service objectives.

KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES

1 - Ensure materials and fuel required by production are delivered to safety, quality, cost and time requirements. Ensure at all times best value is achieved

2 - Recommend suppliers, engage in supplier negotiations, maintain and monitor contracts to encourage continual improvement

3 - Carry out supplier performance reviews in line with KPIs, contractual obligations and service level agreements.

4 - Identify and recommend innovative /alternative materials for trial. Working with the production teams to ensure proper assessment, and roll out successful material innovations across the company.

5 - Provide accurate, competitive and timely prices to the estimating department for tendering purposes

6 - Maintain strong relationships with key material suppliers in all regions. Find and implement new supplier relationships as appropriate to manage our risk of reliable and value for money supply.

7 - Coordinate the MOS surplus process, ensuring materials efficiency and usage. Organise the transfer of materials between contracts as required

8 - Ensure at all time that agreements with suppliers in terms of Health & Safety issues, Sustainability and Bribery Act compliance are adhered to.

9 - Suggest, implement and support system and process improvements

10 - Proactively reduce the number of invoice queries received into the department

LEVEL OF AUTHORITY

1 - Purchasing

Sign off on purchasing of materials and pre-agreed rates in line with production requirements

KEY WORKING RELATIONSHIPS

• Procurement Team • Commercial Director • Operations Director • Surveying Director • Head of Estimating • Regional Surveying Managers • Regional Production Managers • Quantity Surveyors • Contract Managers • Gangers • Purchase Ledger Clerks

ENVIRONMENT

In line with company values, maintain an effective working environment to support the sustainable achievement of the Regional and Overall business plans, accommodate and encourage the evolution of working practices and technology.

COMPANY BENEFITS

* Company Pension Scheme

* Private Healthcare

* Paid Holiday

* Onsite Parking
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Buyer - Construction

col-narrow-left 

Job ID:

426574

Location:

Wiltshire 

Category:

Construction

Salary:

£30,000.00 per year
col-narrow-right 

Job Views:

2

Employment Type:

Full time

Posted:

04/06/2019
col-wide 

Job Description:

My client is a Regional Civil Engineering Company. They are presently looking to recruit on a permanent basis a company Buyer to procure materials for their various sites throughout the region.

MAIN PURPOSE OF JOB

To coordinate the company's bulk material and fuel procurement function, ensuring best value materials requirements are delivered to production within quality and service objectives.

KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES

1 - Ensure materials and fuel required by production are delivered to safety, quality, cost and time requirements. Ensure at all times best value is achieved

2 - Recommend suppliers, engage in supplier negotiations, maintain and monitor contracts to encourage continual improvement

3 - Carry out supplier performance reviews in line with KPIs, contractual obligations and service level agreements.

4 - Identify and recommend innovative /alternative materials for trial. Working with the production teams to ensure proper assessment, and roll out successful material innovations across the company.

5 - Provide accurate, competitive and timely prices to the estimating department for tendering purposes

6 - Maintain strong relationships with key material suppliers in all regions. Find and implement new supplier relationships as appropriate to manage our risk of reliable and value for money supply.

7 - Coordinate the MOS surplus process, ensuring materials efficiency and usage. Organise the transfer of materials between contracts as required

8 - Ensure at all time that agreements with suppliers in terms of Health & Safety issues, Sustainability and Bribery Act compliance are adhered to.

9 - Suggest, implement and support system and process improvements

10 - Proactively reduce the number of invoice queries received into the department

LEVEL OF AUTHORITY

1 - Purchasing

Sign off on purchasing of materials and pre-agreed rates in line with production requirements

KEY WORKING RELATIONSHIPS

• Procurement Team • Commercial Director • Operations Director • Surveying Director • Head of Estimating • Regional Surveying Managers • Regional Production Managers • Quantity Surveyors • Contract Managers • Gangers • Purchase Ledger Clerks

ENVIRONMENT

In line with company values, maintain an effective working environment to support the sustainable achievement of the Regional and Overall business plans, accommodate and encourage the evolution of working practices and technology.

COMPANY BENEFITS

* Company Pension Scheme

* Private Healthcare

* Paid Holiday

* Onsite Parking