|Job Ref:||204813467||Employer:||cv-library.co.uk||Industry:||Construction||Job Type:||Permanent||Country:||United Kingdom||County/State:||Northamptonshire||City:||Northampton||Address:||Post Code:||NN1||Post Date:||19/10/2016 02:54|
Trainee/Junior Buyer - Construction|
£Comp. + Bens
Our client is one of Britain's best-known house builders; they have built and sold over 300,000 homes. They have an unrivalled track record of consistent growth over recent years and the Group now has a network of more than 30 house-building divisions strategically located throughout the UK. They currently build and sell over 14,000 new homes a year and are building on over 430 developments throughout the UK, helping to meet housing demand in towns, cities and rural areas.
Due to further expansion in their Northampton office my client is now seeking a highly enthusiastic and dedicated trainee/junior Buyer to join their commercial team to assist with the procurement of materials for major construction projects throughout the operational region. You will learn and develop you procurement skills under the supervision of a senior team member and be liaising with site teams, taking material orders, liaising with suppliers arranging and checking on deliveries to site, negotiating rates, developing relationships with suppliers and promote best practice and partnering.
• Have completed a BTEC in Construction, HNC/Degree in Building
• A Level in Mathematics highly desirable
• A basic knowledge of various construction materials
• Excellent communication skills both verbal and written
• Confident, well organised and enthusiastic to learn and progress
• IT literate
• Hold a full UK drivers licence
This is an excellent opportunity for a highly enthusiastic person seeking to develop their skills and experience within a leading UK contractor that offers excellent training and development programme.
Please forward a current CV in the first instance to mark msbrecuitment com.
MSB Recruitment Ltd is an employment Agency working within the building and civil engineering sectors throughout the UK.
Construction Trainee / Commercial Trainee / BTEC Construction / HNC Building / Procurement / Buyer / Commercial Assistant