Quantity Surveying & Buying

buyer (5-star housebuilder)

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Job description.

materials buyer (5-star housebuilder)


Are you a Assistant Buyer or Buyer looking for your next opportunity in the Housebuilding sector?  

Do you want to work for a 5-star housebuilder?

Are you looking for flexible working?


the offer

An exceptional opportunity to join a premium 5-star privately owned housebuilder as a Buyer in the Derby area.


the position

Reporting into the Buying Manager, you will manage an efficient material purchasing process on several sites.


package on offer

  • Salary package of £40,000 – £55,000
  • Discretionary bonus


the requirements

You will be a Buyer, or a very experienced Assistant Buyer who is ready to step up, with a demonstrable background of having sufficient experience in the material purchasing process on sites previously.


Key requirements include:

  • Experience in a similar role with a housebuilder will put you at a significant advantage
  • Numerate, with the ability to gather, interpret & present data to facilitate the preparation of budgets
  • Excellent IT literacy
  • Ability to prepare procurement duties and exercises
  • The ability to schedule and place material and plant orders, whilst maximising quality & being efficient with cost
  • Produce schedules for material enquiries
  • Be informed of new materials on the market which could help the business
  • Prepare quarterly material valuations for presentation to the QS for valuation meetings


Contact details/how to apply

If you like the sound of this position, please get in touch with josh.wright@tdm-recruitment.comINDTDM

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Joshua Wright

Joshua Wright

Associate Director


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