Ref: VAC-315691
  • Salary: £45,000
  • Region: Cheshire
  • Industry: Housing
  • Employment Type: Permanent


Job Description

Ionic is seeking a buyer on behalf of a Main Contractor who has been established for over 50 years. As a business the deliver new build houses across the UK and Owing to a major upturn in their affordable housing division, due to several large scale contract awards, they are looking to recruit an experienced Buyer to join their busy team.

To qualify for this exciting opportunity, the company are seeking an experienced Buyer who has a proven track record of carrying out procurement duties within the new build housing sector.

Your duties will include:

” Schedule and quantify materials from working drawings
” Understand drawings, specifications and techniques
” Procure materials to specification and budget.
” Maximise profitability and minimise risk.
” Collate issue, receive and review tenders and return quotations.
” Attend review meetings with supply chain and project operations/commercial team
” Identify and resolve deficiencies in project documentation/information such as drawings and specifications.
” Identify items of financial/contractual implications and respond appropriately.
” Support the purchasing strategy.
” Provide technical advice and support.
” Ensure regular communications and development of supplier relationships.

You will be able to demonstrate your experience of procurement practices and processes within a similar role working across new build housing projects. You will also have strong negotiating skills and possess good all-round IT knowledge.

In return for these skills, the company offer the chance to work for an expanding organisation that has a business plan growth that will see them go from strength to strength over the next two years. They are able to offer you the chance to work for a company that cares about their staff and promotes career advancement through training and education.

If you’re a Buyer looking for the next step in your career and want to join a financial/contractual, stable and rapidly expanding business that will invest in your future ..then this is the ideal role for you.

If this role is of interest then click the link to apply!!

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