Construction Buyer

REF: 906107_1609946587

06/01/2021
  • Position: Permanent
  • Salary: Not Disclosed
  • Location: Greater Belfast

MCS Group are proud to continue their relationship with a well renowned construction contractor in the UK and Ireland to bring to market a Construction Buyer opportunity. This opportunity offers candidates the chance to be fully based at home and therefore might appeal to candidates seeking a good work-life balance.

The company are based in the Greater Belfast Area with a large state of the art manufacturing facility, due to a strong pipeline of upcoming projects they are seeking to expand their procurement team.

Your New Job Involves:

  • Tendering, negotiating, and procuring build materials to ensure cost, delivery and quality objectives are attained.
  • Liaise with commercial, contracts and manufacturing teams on the procurement strategy to ensure materials and services are purchased in accordance with budget and specification requirements.
  • Collaborate with pre-construction, design, contracts and manufacturing teams to source and evaluate new products and suppliers to ensure competitive pricing, compliance and sustainability.
  • Work alongside the contracts manager and design team to generate material take offs and create and maintain procurement schedules.
  • Review and record performance of suppliers at periodic intervals. Review existing products and suppliers to ensure competitiveness, quality and performance.

The Ideal Candidate Will Have:

  • Experience working in procurement within the construction sector.
  • An understanding of construction and building materials.
  • Experience evaluating suppliers and supply chain.
  • Knowledge of costing processes.
  • Strong relationship building, communication and negotiation skills.

There is a competitive salary and benefits package on offer for candidates as well as the opportunity to gain experience with a well renowned main contractor within the construction sector.

Full details, including salary and the full excellent benefits package will be provided upon application.

To speak in absolute confidence about this opportunity please send an up to date CV via the link provided or contact Timothy McNeill, Specialist Consultant at MCS Group 02896935527

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