180.00 - 230.00 GBP Daily + GBP180 - GBP230/day
11 Apr 2019
03 May 2019
Contract Type
Buyer - Birmingham

Starting as soon as possible - on going freelance

GBP(Apply online only) per day

The Company:

Buyer required to join a regional main contractor who specialize in New Build Industrial / Commercial, Housing projects and a variety refurbishments with a turnover circa GBP6m.


Buyer will be working on New Build Industrial / Commercial, Housing projects and a variety of refurbishments projects with values up to GBP2m


As a buyer you will be required to cover the procurement of various packages from pre-construction valuations and through to final package placement for all live and future projects. Working with the procurement and delivery team, liaising with the quantity surveyor through the procurement process and working alongside the production team to logistically place the required materials packages whilst making procurement costs savings throughout. Collation of information regarding potential supply problems, price movements and market conditions.

Maintain the Procurement Department's records and files. Provide advice on products / services as and when requested by the Site team / Contract Manages / Surveyors, etc. to enable them to carry out their duties.

Essential Skills:

* The buyer will have extensive experience in construction materials purchasing and procurement, whilst having the ability to negotiate with suppliers to get the best price always.

* Previous Materials procurement experience.

* Promote a good working relationship with all the supply chain members

* Be pro-active in identifying and proposing new build methods, innovative new products, value engineering opportunities etc.

Please apply with an up to date CV