Buyer

Recruiter
Undisclosed Company
Location
Staffordshire, Lichfield
Salary
£29000 - £30000 per annum
Posted
20 Sep 2021
Closes
18 Oct 2021
Ref
DD2938
Contact
Manpower UK
Sector
Purchasing
Job Type
Permanent
Hours
Full-time

BUYER

Based in Lichfield

£30,000

Monday - Friday: 8am - 5pm

My client is an established fitting company within the construction industry, who work with the likes of Starbucks, B&Q, TK Maxx, Cinemas etc. After recent demand and expansion, they are recruiting another Buyer to join their Procurement team.

The Role:

  • The buyer will be allocated a new project and be responsible for all purchasing of materials required throughout the project.
  • Negotiating and placing orders with suppliers (all UK based)
  • Project cost monitoring, ensuring purchasing budgets are met
  • Liaison with Contract Managers and Warehouse staff to ensure stock is maintained as necessary
  • Maintain document control and complete all necessary documents/spreadsheets/software to ensure all information is up to date and tracked throughout the project
  • Ensure waste carrier and broker licenses are up to date and appropriate information returned from site.

The Person:

  • Professional and pleasant personality
  • Minimum 3 years' experience within Purchasing
  • Experience within Purchasing for a Construction company
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Able to work well under pressure and manage the pressure of conflicting demands and prioritise tasks
  • Proficient in MS Office applications (Excel, Word, Powerpoint)
  • Reliable and honest.

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