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Construction Buyer (Carpentry/Joinery). Job in Borehamwood FOX8 Jobs

Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
£35,000 to £60,000
Job Type
2 Sep 2022
Bridge Recruitment s client, a successful family run business located in Borehamwood Hertfordshire is recruiting for an experienced construction buyer. The company specialises in Joinery & Carpentry including; 1/2nd fix, doors, flooring roofing and staircases. Projects are predominantly based in London valuing between 1-10 Million. You would have worked as a construction buyer for at least 3 years. It is highly desirable you have worked in the Carpentry/Joinery sector for at least 1 year however, full training will be provided for the right candidate. You will be working in a busy buying department. Spending 1.5M a month working as part of a team of 4 reporting to the senior Buyer. You must have strong mathematical attributes and IT literate with a proven track record with using MS Excel. Excellent written and verbal communication skills with an analytical mind-set. Daily responsibilities Procuring all materials included in line with Project drawings and spec Raising Day to Day orders / Call Off Orders (Software based) Preparing and maintaining Project cost reports to maximise efficiency for the Project / Business Negotiating and agreeing the most favourable terms possible with suppliers Identifying potential new suppliers and new products Contacting a range of suppliers to obtain quotations Liaising closely with the Project Surveyor, & Site Project Manager Authorising invoices Dealing effectively with challenges with suppliers and the flow of materials 1-2 site visits per month Analysing buying patterns and reviewing expenditure patterns from a rage of suppliers/manufactures. Skills Knowledge and understanding of construction materials Preferably Joinery & Door-sets Good communication skills Negotiation skills. You will be working 45 hours a week Monday-Friday with a hours lunch break. Flexible start times are available. Onsite parking with an annual bonus based on company profit and company pension. 29 days holiday per year. Immediate start offering an annual salary of £35,000 - £60,000 based on experience. Please apply direct or call Robert Lawton on (phone number removed)
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  • Job Reference: 702848739-2
  • Date Posted: 2 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Bridge Recruitment Services Ltd - Perm
    Bridge Recruitment Services Ltd - Perm
  • Location: Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
  • Salary: £35,000 to £60,000
  • Sector: Construction
  • Job Type: Permanent