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Assistant Buyer, reputable main contractor

Your new company

This well-established build contractor are experiencing a period of controlled, risk adverse growth and need to strengthen the current pre construction team to ensure client expectations continue to be met to the high standards they have held for the last 40+ years. They work with a regional focus of c90 miles from Bristol and cover all sectors of the construction industry.

Your new role

As an Assistant Buyer you will be office based and support the procurement function reporting to the Senior Buyer. Your main role will include negotiation and cost management, managing deadlines, reviewing drawings & specifications, an awareness of supply chain, and general support of preconstruction, finance, commercial and site management teams.

What you'll need to succeed

For the best chance of success with this role you will have previous experience in a buying / procurement / supply chain / industry related role. Strong communication, negotiation skills, IT Literate and an awareness of budgetary constraints are key. Construction industry experience is advantageous.

What you'll get in return

This is an excellent opportunity to join a well-established, reputable business where you will enjoy the benefits of being part of a great team and receive a remuneration package that is extremely competitive along with the security of a strong project pipeline, and a risk adverse work winning strategy. If you are a driven, focused and innovative individual who has the knowledge and experience to perform this role to the highest standards then please apply now and I will be in touch for a confidential discussion.

What you need to do now

If you're interested in this role, please click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV or call Terry Lee on 01179 275470. If this job isn't quite right for you but you could be interested in a new position in the near future, please feel free to contact us for a confidential discussion on how our expertise can assist with your career aspirations.

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Bath, Somerset
3 - 5 years of experience

Published on 13 Jan 2020