Location UK / Tyrone

Job Type Permanent full-time, TemporaryContract

Salary Not disclosed

Updated 2 days ago

Reference 1366578

 Job Description

This is an great opportunity for an experienced Buyer|Assistant Buyer with experience within the construction industry to work with a successful and growing building and civil engineering company in the Dungannon Area.

Position: Buyer/Assistant Buyer 

Employment Type: Permanent| Full-Time

Location: Dungannon Area

Closing Date: 1 November 2018

We are a leading Building and Civil Engineering company delivering high quality construction projects across the UK and Ireland.

Due to the continued growth of the business and on-going expansion plans, an exciting new position has been created for a Buyer or Assistant Buyer with experience within the construction sector.

The role will involve the sourcing, negotiation and procurement of subcontractors, materials and plant throughout the UK and Ireland.

The Role

  • Management and approval of the procurement process
  • Approval of invoices for supplier payments
  • Ensure that all subcontractors, materials and plant are procured with a delivery, cost and quality mindset
  • Developing market knowledge and identifying potential suppliers, subcontractors and value engineering possibilities
  • Assess and gather all necessary information to produce comprehensive enquiry packages in line with program requirements
  • Compare and evaluate all quotations against scheme budgets and issue order the most advantage quotation
  • Assist the Estimating department with tender enquiries when required
  • Update supplier information for Site teams to use.
  • Support site teams through the construction process with take-off of materials etc.

The Person

  • The ability to prioritise and work within set deadlines
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills with the ability to build and improve effective internal and external working relationships

The Experience

  • 3 – 5 years’ experience in purchasing within the Construction Industry
  • Knowledge or experience of working within ISO9001 and ISO14001 systems
  • CIPS membership would be desirable


To Apply

Please forward your CV via the APPLY button below.

Closing date: 1 November 2018