|Job Ref:||204594617||Employer:||cv-library.co.uk||Industry:||Construction||Job Type:||Permanent||Country:||United Kingdom||City:||Coventry||Address:||Post Code:||CV1||Post Date:||24/10/2016 10:35|
This vacancy is being advertised on behalf of FastTrack who are operating as an employment business.|
A great opportunity for a dynamic procurement professional to join a leading construction company as a Sub Contract Buyer, to be responsible for managing the spend in respect of purchasing activities, ensuring that products and services, including sub-contracted activities are supplied at the lowest possible acquisition cost.
Key Responsibilities of the Sub Contract Buyer:
Negotiating contracts on behalf of the Company for the supply of requisitioned or specified materials, goods and services.
Negotiating and placing of specific contracts with Sub Contractors.
Negotiating and raising contract for the supply of raw materials & subcontracted parts.
Implementing a structured system for managing cost reduction projects on areas of significant spend.
Undertaking specific tender events for large installation projects as required.
Working closely with the Engineering function to reduce costs using the Design to Cost (DTC) tool.
Understand our supply base in order to improve Supplier Payment Terms.
Ensuring the most efficient and ethical methods of purchasing administration are used during the procurement cycle.
Personal Specification of the Sub Contract Buyer:
Educated to Degree Level or equivalent.
Proven Purchasing experience in construction
Experience within an Engineering environment.
Strong commercial acumen.
Excellent communication & negotiation skills.
Excellent IT skills including MS Office.
Good working knowledge of SAP / MRP.
Excellent organisational skills and attention to detail.
Strong analytical skills.
Driven and flexible attitude.
Enthusiastic and ability to work effectively as part of a team