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Senior Buyer

Job Description

We have a current opportunity for a Senior Buyer on a permanent basis.


Salary: £40,000 to £45,000 plus car or car allowance

The role:
As a Senior Buyer, you will be required to provide a full range of cost control, forecasting and financial reporting duties and work closely with the wider Commercial team.

You will be responsible for:
- The performance of the sites you are looking after
- Leading the pre-start meetings
- Agree the price specification with manufacturers of key suppliers, preparing the CPC1
(Material Costs) including providing material schedules from working drawings
- Place material orders and procure additional materials not covered by schedules and place
supplementary orders, analysing any variations
- Produce cost reports and provide analysis of material costs for completion, actioning material
and plant invoices

- A minimum of 3 years' experience in a similar role
- Knowledgeable in all areas of purchasing procedures, construction techniques and mixed-tenure schemes