Buyer - Drogheda area - Louth

Bid, Estimating, Planning & Buying
Ref: 268 Date Posted: Friday 24 Jan 2020
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INFORM3 Recruitment


INFORM3 are seeking to recruit an ambitious Buyer to work collaboratively with the commercial team to create a best-in-class service. The ideal candidate thrives in a responsive environment and has a passion for developing high quality systems using the latest management tools.


Typical Day as a Buyer: -

  • To source and order construction materials, plant and services in line with project requirements
  • Take off materials from drawings and bills of quantities liaising with the commercial team
  • Identifying potential cost saving opportunities within existing supply chain through proactive procurement
  • Invoice checking and authorising including querying any discrepancies
  • Dealing with site teams and supplier queries and issues
  • Managing inventory and stock producing reports and databases
  • Review, vet and management of supply chain including insurances and accreditations
  • Work with quantity surveyors for estimating and pricing new works


What you’ll need

  • Previous buying experience for construction projects
  • Proficiency in Excel and Program Software
  • Commercial awareness
  • Accurate and consistent approach
  • Good communication skills and the ability to engage with clients at all levels
  • A minimum of 2 years’ experience in the construction sector
  • Strong knowledge of application of procurement techniques


You might also be good at

  • Working independently
  • Problem solving
  • Identifying and Creating opportunities


To apply for this position click apply or contact Ethan Campbell for more information 015314886 or 02830898345


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