Role details

This position is now filled


Leeds   •   £30,000 - £35,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Construction related procurement
  • lead new frameworks

About Our Client

The Buyer will be based in Leeds / Bradford area

Job Description

The Buyer based in Leeds / Bradford area will;

  • Procurement of good and services for construction related services. Placing orders ensuring delivery to site in accordance with:
    • Standard company operating procedures;
    • Group preferences;
    • Standard conditions of purchase;
    • Cost / profit improvement targets;
    • Required quality and quantity;
    • Programmed delivery dates.
  • Actively contribute to enhancing profits;
  • Attend and participate in Team Meetings to drive specifications towards most commercially advantageous solution;
  • Produce cost / value reconciliation of purchase orders;
  • Provide support to Accounts team to ensure prompt resolution of invoice queries / issues;
  • Contribute to the development of improved purchasing processes and procedures;
  • Participate and contribute to regular group purchasing meetings and forums to communicate developments, share good practice and upskill our people.
  • Build excellent supplier relations;

The Successful Applicant

  • Have or working towards professional procurement qualification
  • Proven track record
  • Able to supervise and manage others
  • Excellent organization and planning skills
  • Knowledge of best practice supply chain management tools
  • Strong industry and sector knowledge
  • Excellent negotiation skills
  • Team orientated / promotes teamwork
  • Ability to build strong relations internally and externally
  • Disciplined in meeting deadlines
  • Innovative / finds solutions
  • PROCUREMENT BACKGROUND in construction and or property.

What's on Offer

£30000 - 35000



Training and qualification investment.