I am currently recruiting for a Senior Buyer, this position can be contract, temp-perm or permanent. The client is an established commercial/high-end residential contractor based in South East London.
The ideal candidate will have:
* Minimum 5yrs experience as a Buyer
* A background working on high-end residential projects
The role may include:
Providing prices for all materials included in project plans and drawings Identifying potential suppliers and new products Contacting a range of suppliers and sub‐contractors to obtain quotations Agreeing delivery times Keeping detailed records and maintaining well‐organised work schedules Assessing the reliability of sub‐contractors and suppliers Dealing effectively with challenges with suppliers and the flow of materials Ensuring compliance with the safety, health and environment requirements of materials and services Providing advice to the project estimator on the predicted cost of individual items Liaising closely with the estimator at the tendering stage to ensure that an accurate project cost is provided Preparing and maintaining cost reports in order to maximise efficiency within the business Negotiating and agreeing the most favourable terms possible with suppliers once a contract has been securedPlease submit your CV to be considered