Buyer - Down

Bid, Estimating, Planning & Buying
Ref: 2805 Date Posted: Wednesday 01 Dec 2021
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Opportunity for Buyer to join reputable building contractor!


Buyer – Banbridge

The Company

Buyer position available with a medium sized contractor with building projects in the North and South. You will ideally have experience within purchasing for building materials and be able to work off your own initiative. There is opportunity to mould and develop this role and progress within the company.

The Role

  • Negotiate agreements and prices with suppliers.
  • Ability to gather and analyse data and work with figures.
  • Excellence negotiation and networking skills.
  • Very strong IT, numerical and data analysis skills with a high degree of proficiency in Microsoft Excel
  • Demonstrate cost savings on major spends
  • Build and maintain good relationships with new and existing suppliers;
  • Manage company internal purchasing system in line with company policy, ensuring all information is accurate and up to date
  • Forecast price trends and their impact on future activities;
  • Carry out regular supplier assessment of existing suppliers.

What you need

  • Diploma in Procurement Ideally
  • 5 years’ experience ideally with main contractor
  • Ability to work against tight deadlines and timeframes
  • Excellent negotiation skills and organisational skills

For any more information on the role please contact Jayne Kerr on 015314886 or 0289089345.

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