think recruitment
Burntwood, Staffordshire
£26000 - £28000 per annum
20 Jun 2019
27 Jun 2019
Contract Type
Full Time


Salary £26,000k - £28,000k

West Midlands


Buyer required to manage Retail, Commercial and Leisure projects both refurbishment and fast track refits.

The Company:

Our client is a privately owned company working within the construction industry, working with repeat clients on a variety of projects within the Retail & Commercial Sectors and now have the need for a Buyer to join their team.


Buyer will be working within Retail, Leisure and Commercial sectors on fit out and refurbishments with values up to £1million.


As a buyer you will be required to cover the procurement of various packages from pre-construction through to completion of projects, working with the Site and projects teams and liaising with the quantity surveyors throughout the procurement process. Send out enquiries for materials and plant services. Collection 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. When directed liaise with the Estimating Department providing cost information for tender purposes.

Essential Skills:
  • The buyer will ideally have experience in construction materials and plant purchasing and procurement, whilst having the ability to negotiate with suppliers to get the best price always.
  • Previous Materials and plant procurement experience not essential as other sectors would be considered.
  • Promote a good working relationship with all the supply chain members
  • Be pro-active in identifying and proposing new build methods, innovative new products

Please apply with an up to date CV

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