Search Jobs

Hold CTRL to choose multiple sectors (up to 3)


Hold CTRL to choose multiple sectors (up to 3)

Buyer job in Cardiff

  • Show me jobs like this one
  • More jobs from this recruiter
  • Email this job to a friend
  • Print this job
Job Ref:  204652401
Employer:  cv-library.co.uk
Industry:  Construction
Job Type:  Permanent
Country:  United Kingdom
County/State:  Glamorgan
City:  Cardiff
Post Code:  CF10
Salary:  £NEG Negotiable
09/10/2016 03:03
A superb opportunity has arisen for a construction based buyer in Cardiff, working for a national build main contractor, with an outstanding reputation in South Wales, where its head office is situated. They offer excellent training, career opportunities, job diversity and long term stability and to be successful n the position of buyer, it is required you are skilled and experienced in the following areas:

To deliver effective procurement solutions.

To improve performance and reduce cost and business risk significantly.

This role will manage the supply of goods and services across the business in order that financial savings and performance improvements are made through a more strategic approach to supply chain management and a more integrated approach with their customers (internal & external) and their suppliers. Include sustainable procurement requirements including life cycle analysis in PQQ's and Tenders. Use information gathered as a way of differentiating suppliers when awarding orders and contracts. Engagement with suppliers on sustainability.

Participates in strategic projects as necessary.

Ensures that the supply chain is safe, sustainable and appropriately accredited

Installs and leads performance management and supplier development programmes, provides metrics and trend analysis.

Installs corrective action plans

Conducts subcontract and major supply pre-let meetings and negotiations.

Prepares and places significant subcontract and major material supply orders.

Drafts and issues contractual documentation

Focuses on effective communication and relationship building with internal & external customers and suppliers

Responsible for adhering to the business Supply Chain strategies, processes & procedures

Delivers against procurement programmes

Prepares and presents timely & accurate reports - Inputs to planning activities with horizons of typically 6 months to 12 months

Advance key objective of sustainable procurement including how it can be used to win work

If you are a proven construction buyer, looking to join a leading South Wales based contractor that has UK coverage, then please don't hesitate in forwarding an up to date CV at your earliest convenience.


Disclaimer: This vacancy is based in the United Kingdom. Barker Ross Recruitment only operates in the UK and can only process applications from candidates who are currently a resident and eligible to work in the UK.

Whilst we endeavour to contact you following your response due to the high volume of applications this cannot always be possible. If you have not had notification within 7 days unfortunately your application has not been successful but we will keep your details on file for future opportunities.

This vacancy is being advertised on behalf of Barker Ross Group who is acting as a recruitment agency
Copyright © Rengineeringjobs.com Job Board 2011  | Powered by JobMount Job Board Software