Assistant Construction Buyer

Assistant Construction Buyer

At Carrowhugh Group we are searching for an Assistant Buyer to join a Civils Construction company with offices based in the Islington area. The Client has multiple sites across London. Current Live projects are in Blackfriars, Stratford and London Bridge ranging in value from 5-20 Million .

Your main role will be to ensure that the materials required for construction projects are provided to schedule and according to projected budgets.

Key responsibilities of the Assistant Buyer:
Placing purchase orders
Contacting existing suppliers to obtain quotations and understand lead-times
Identifying potential suppliers and new products
Producing budgets and procurement schedules for new projects
Keeping detailed records and maintaining a well-organised work schedule
Driven by KPI's and savings
Assessing the reliability of suppliers and involvement of vendor delivery performance
Closely monitoring and reporting delivery schedules to and from sites
Collating reports and assisting in liaising with sites, suppliers and internal departments
Processing purchase invoices and credit notes
Updating prices and general housekeeping on in-house computer system

Experience within the construction industry will be considerably desired.

The successful Assistant Buyer will be :
flexible and be able to work under pressure
A team player with a "can do" attitude
someone who has good knowledge of Microsoft Office - especially Excel Hours
If you wish to discuss further please do not hesitate to contact me.



Carrowhugh Group

40 days left

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