Purchasing Manager - Down

£35-40k - Bid, Estimating, Planning & Buying
Ref: 4375 Date Posted: Tuesday 18 Oct 2022
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Senior Buyer/Purchasing Manager          Banbridge           £35-40k

INFORM3 Construction Recruitment is working with a reputable construction company based in County Down who are looking to recruit a Purchasing Manager with experience in the construction/engineering industry to join their team.

Your core responsibilities will be to prepare accurate quantities and material schedules, sourcing and coordinating the supply of plant and materials required for all projects, manage pricing and trading agreements and quotations to ensure the team delivers on time, meet tight deadlines and ensure the best return.


  • Forecasting costs and estimates on a monthly basis along with regular cost reviews
  • Coordinating purchasing of supplies, materials, services and equipment
  • Obtaining competitive quotations and negotiating with suppliers, building strong robust, long-term relationships
  • Ensuring supplies and their suppliers are compliant with all relevant regulations and legislation
  • Raising orders for supplies.
  • Ensuring the availability of materials to maximise efficiency.
  • Produce, understand and maintain procurement schedules, raising Purchase Orders
  • Being proactive with suppliers, and subcontractors on price increases, material availability, and delivery logistics
  • Willing to make decisions and take responsibility for them

Key Skills and Qualifications:

  • Experienced Purchasing Manager/Senior Buyer
  • Background in the construction sector
  • Very focused and diligent, high level of attention to detail
  • Highly persistent when dealing with suppliers whilst maintaining the positive relationships
  • The ability to prioritise tasks and manage your time to meet deadlines whilst being well organised, resilient and motivated
  • Excellent, communication, relationship building and negotiation skills
  • Excellent budget control and cost analysis skills
  • Thrives working in a fast-paced environment
  • Excellent time management skills, working to tight deadlines

If you want to be part of a dynamic and fast-growing company my client will want to hear from you, so please apply now with a copy of your CV!

For more information contact Steve on 0283 089 8345.

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