|Job Ref:||204798170||Employer:||cv-library.co.uk||Industry:||Construction||Job Type:||Permanent||Country:||United Kingdom||County/State:||Glamorgan||City:||Cardiff||Address:||Post Code:||CF10||Post Date:||15/10/2016 03:17|
Our client is an award winning and highly reputable design and build contractor based in the Cardiff area. Carrying out projects up to £20 million in value, they have built and exceptional reputation over the last 15 years and continue to grow annually.|
Due to ongoing growth they have approached us with the need to recruit a buyer to join their commercial team.
Roles and responsibilities will include:
- Receive and review construction project requisitions prior to preparation of enquiry/order o Procure materials and non-operated plant in accordance with sign off procedures and departmental policies o Use of COINS system
- Receiving department telephone calls as required
-Database management to include running reports, analysis of data etc in appropriate IT systems
-Maintain price list and issue on a quarterly basis
-Analyse quotations, select suppliers and place orders
-Source tender quotations for Estimators
-Read drawings and specifications to carry out take offs and scheduling materials as necessary
-Research, investigate and develop relationships with new suppliers
-Review and contrast existing suppliers
-Provide monthly reports to the Supply Chain Manager
-Process own and departmental administration which include typing, distribution and filing of orders and correspondence.
-Assist the Supply Chain Manager and Senior Buyer in other duties as required
-Take responsibility for the department in the absence of the Senior Buyer
You will have experience of main contracting or specialist sub contracting in a similar buying role. You will also have experience of using COINS and reside within commutable distance of the Cardiff area.
This is an excellent opportunity to join a reputable contractor that can offer genuine long term prospects for the right individual. Contact Giles Wilson for further details