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Buyer

  • Sector: Surveying & Cost Consultancy
  • Location: North London
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Salary: £35,000 + Package
Job description

I am seeking a proven Buyer to join a national house builder and their commercial team in North London. 


It's important you have an understanding of procurement and building materials in relation to house building. Ideally you would have worked for a building merchants and or house builder already, with knowledge or traditional, timber and RC frame build schemes. 


The team includes a Senior Buyer and a Trainee, this position has become available as part of an expansion of the commercial team. Working alongside the Senior buyer you will also be responsible for nurturing the trainee. With the pipeline of work for 2019/2020, the team will continue to grow offering progression support and training. 


Key Responsibilities:
To provide primary purchasing support for various housing construction projects, including all building materials, plant, site sundry items, signage, PPE etc. as well as various   ad-hoc purchases for client’s extras, head office, customer care and sales.
Place orders for materials and plant for various housing construction projects, against an agreed time scale
Monitor all orders against a tender budget and assist the site QS in the preparation of the working budget
Place ad-hoc purchases, for construction sites

Experience and Qualifications:
Must have experience within construction and procurement of building materials for either a house builder or contractor working on residential projects.

Remuneration 
£35,000 + Package
Package includes bonus, healthcare, pension etc. 


TDM Recruitment Group is committed to equality in the workplace and is an equal opportunity employer.

TDM Recruitment Group is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.