Buyer - Construction

Buyer - Construction company - Renfrewshire - 30-35K DOE    CBW have a great new opportunity for an experienced buyer / procurement professional to join a construction team to be responsible for their buying and procurement ranging from sub-contractors and materials.  This is a growing business which presents lots of opportunities. 

  • Purchase goods, materials, components or services in line with specified cost, quality and delivery targets 
  • Support the purchasing function and other relevant departments and communicate any supply problems which may impact on business operations 
  • Act as an interface between suppliers and other relevant departments on purchasing processes and new projects and activities 
  • Monitor and advise on any issues which present risk or opportunity to the organisation 
  • Monitor market trends, competitor strategies and market suppliers 
  • Provide analysis on costs, new and existing and review cost reduction activities 
  • Prepare reports and updates as and when required
  • Work closely with others in the procurement function and review opportunities for continuous improvement and business improvements 
  • Adhere to any health, safety and environmental policies and procedures to ensure the safety and wellbeing of self, staff and visitors 
  • Negotiate contracts, improve prices and terms of business with suppliers and review opportunities to make business savings utilising negotiation and procurement best practice tools and methods 
  • Prepare and raise purchase orders and order schedules 
  • Build, maintain and manage supplier relationships and keep up good communications 
  • Ensure that a professional and consistent approach is taken in relation to all supplier relationships
  • Ensure compliance to company guidelines, purchasing policies and procedures
  • Compile data relating to supplier performance to enable evaluation 
  • Assess and evaluate suppliers and contribute to performance reviews to ensure contract compliance 
  • Contact suppliers to resolve price, quality, delivery or invoice issues
To be considered: 

  • Previous experience within buying / procurement 
  • Construction experience 
  • Negotiation Skills
  • Analytical ability
  • Good communication skills 

  • Start: 23/08/2023
  • Rate: £30000 - £35000 per annum
  • Location: Glasgow,Scotland
  • Type: Permanent
  • Industry: Construction
  • Recruiter: CBW Staffing Solutions
  • Contact: Louise McLaren
  • Tel: 07528568186
  • Email: to view click here
  • Reference: V-36194
  • Posted: 2023-08-23 10:15:17 -

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