Materials Buyer - Cement & Aggregates

  • £25000 - £32000 per annum
  • Posted: 05/01/2017
  • Bedford
  • Job Ref: 191102474
  • Permanent

Job Details

We are urgently looking for a Buyer / Construction Procurement Specialist to join a specialist building contractor at their Head Office based in Bedford. The company is a large specialist masonry and facade contractor, and this role will involve working on large prestigious projects nationally within the UK, reporting directly to the Procurement Manager.

This position offers the opportunity to support the whole procurement process for multiple projects covering plant, materials and sub-contract purchasing; at both pre and post contract award stages. You will also support company tendering processes, and support sites in delivering a successful and profitable project, enhancing profit and best value at every opportunity.

We are also interested in speaking with Building Materials Buyers and Sales Representatives for Builders Merchants, who are looking to move into a more procurement focussed career.
Required Experience;
- Relevant purchasing experience within the construction market
- Experience of construction procurement or building material supply/sales
- Strong IT Skills including MS Office
- Knowledge of cement, aggregates, RMC and/or building products business
- CIPS Qualified, In Progress, or willing to undertake this qualification in the role
- Solid relationship building and stakeholder management skills

If this sounds like the perfect challenge for you then please get in touch! Either contact Clare Choytooa at Pertemps Managed Solutions via phone, Linked In or email; or click on the apply button to send over your application immediately.