buyer - great opportunity - bath

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job type
permanent
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job details

posted
location
bath, somerset
job category
construction & property
job type
permanent
reference number
BUY1ND
phone
01454 610000
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job description

Buyer

Location: Bath

Are you experienced in ordering supplies to site? Have a good understanding of the construction sector? Wanting to advance where you are today? Want to work for an exciting subcontractor based out of bath with great opportunities? What's Stopping you?

Key Responsibilities:

To provide primary purchasing support for various civil engineering/groundworks projects, including all building materials, plant, site sundry items, signage, PPE etc.



* Place all orders for materials and plant for various residential projects, against an agreed time scale
* Carry out tendering for materials and plant
* Schedule various materials from working drawings
* Monitors and resolve invoice queries in a timely manner, to maintain payment to terms, where practical Negotiate terms and prices for all materials required for projects
* Raise purchase orders for materials
* Source and select suppliers, whilst building relationships with current supply base
* Expedite orders with suppliers
* Build relationships project managers and site team
* Book company vans in for service, repair & MOT

Experience and Qualifications:



* Procurement experience in both materials and subcontractors from preparing schedules through to analysing tenders and making final appointments
* Ability to read drawings and familiarity with current NHBC standards and building regulations
* GCSE in Maths and English as a minimum
* CSCS card holder
* Demonstrates proficiency using standard office software applications, including but exclusively Excel and Word
* Must possess required skills and be able to explain and demonstrate, with or without reasonable accommodations, that the essential functions of the job can be performed.

About you:



* Be highly motivated and happy to work in a small team
* Be able to problem solve and work with minimal instruction
* Carry out clean, tidy and safe work
* Be smart, presentable and happy to deal directly with customers
* Able to travel
* Punctual and reliable
* Good practical skills

Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.

skills

procurement

qualification

driving licence

educational requirements

GCSE