senior buyer - rail in west london

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£ 45,000 per day
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west london, london
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construction & property
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£ 45,000 per day
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job description

Looking for a permanent position with a large contractor? Experience in the rail market?

I'm looking for a Senior Buyer to join my client, a large civil engineering contractor within their rail team, solely working on a newly awarded project. The selected candidate will need to have previous experience with subcontract and material buying on a rail project.

Location: West London

Roles and responsibilities

* Using the right purchasing procedures that efficiently and effectively deliver goods to contracts.
* Providing a good personal service to colleagues, ensuring the purchasing of goods meets their operational needs.
* Being price competitive when purchasing materials.
* Purchase Materials and Sub Contractors for allocated sites
* Identify key material and provide information to site teams for efficient procurement
* Provide feedback on financial performance of materials
* Attend supplier meeting to discuss supply challenges (price, quality, availability)

Benefits for you:

* Competitive salary
* Progression and development
* The opportunity to work for a well-known contractor
* A great location, which is easy to get to

Candidate Requirements:

* A degree in Quantity Surveying, Civil Engineering or similar / Equivalent HND (not necessary)
* Demonstrable experience as a Buyer and within Procurement
* Experience in construction materials buying is essential
* Previous experience of sub-contract procurement
* Excellent communication skills
* Proficient in COINS system

If you are interested in this role, or are a Quantity Surveyor looking at your career options, then please contact Morgan Broughton at Randstad CPE on 020 3680 0650.

Alternatively, if you know someone who may be interested we offer a £200 referral fee for successfully placed candidates.

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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.

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educational requirements

BEng civil engineering