Buyer – Civils – Surrey

Full time Permanent MTEC International Ltd in Civil Engineering , in Ground works Email Job
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  • Job Reference Number 132/22
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Job Description

Specializing in the new Build housing sector, from substructures including RC Framework and basements, to finishing’s managing contracts currently up to £8million and as they continue to grow and expand, they are now seeking to create a firm role for the company buyer.

MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES

• Obtain pricing from approved supply chain, issue purchase orders, resolve supply issues to meet project requirements
• Post and pre-tender material buying
• Cost analysis, working within allocated budgets
• Review of tenders upon receipt with Estimating
• Sending enquiries to Suppliers and sub-contractors for estimates of material & subcontract requirements
• Deals with inward enquiries from Suppliers and those wishing to be our Suppliers
• Supply technical data, quotations & the like to the Estimating department
• Assist accounts staff with invoice queries
• Responsible for the ordering and timely delivery of site & yard requirements
• Ensure technical personnel are kept informed about availability/delivery of stock & relevant legislation
• Review drawing revisions to ascertain material changes & instigating appropriate action
• Assist with revisions pertaining to material procurement procedures
• Updates Tipping file and circulates
• Analysis of received quotations
• Maintenance of necessary records associated with duties
• Collection & collation of material data sheets for O&M Manuals

KNOWLEDGE & EXPERIENCE

• Previous experience in a buying role in the Civil Engineering sector – min 5 years
• Construction processes and procedures
• Health & Safety requirements

PERSONAL ATTRIBUTES
• Team player
• Goal driven
• Self-motivating and able to work unsupervised
• Able to work to tight timescales
• Resourceful
• Cost focused
• Excellent interpersonal skills
• Good influencer and negotiator
• Ability to make tough decisions and manage risk

SALARY AND BENEFITS

• Salary up to £40k per annum
Package to be discussed