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Materials Buyer

  • Sector: Surveying & Cost Consultancy
  • Location: Luton, Bedfordshire
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Salary: £25,000 - £35,000
Job description

I am seeking a proven Buyer to join a regional house builder and their team in Luton, Bedfordshire. As one of the companies Buyers you will be assisting the commercial and construction teams with all the procurement functions as they deliver housing projects in and around the Bedfordshire area. Sites generally consist of 10-50 units.

It's important you have some understanding of procurement and building materials. Ideally you would have worked for a building merchants and or house builder already.

Salary in the region of £25,000 - £35,000 (depending on experience) plus package.

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, contractor or building merchants.


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

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