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Buyer– Developer

Salary – Up to £50,000 (Depending on Experience) 


About the Company: 
Our client is a responsible developer of new homes and communities. They are also specialists in regeneration and design and build contracting. Their vision is to generate attractive returns by creating outstanding places for people to live, work and enjoy.These are exciting times for the business having the flexibility to adapt to changing housing trends they have an interesting mix of high-rise RC frame London projects and large traditional projects in the Home Counties. With a huge pipeline of work having recently secured a major JV contract with a county council this is the chance to join an extremely stable and profitable business.

About the Role:

Our client is currently looking for an experienced Buyerto join their current team of 2 to work across a variety of projects in the London and Home Counties region. Projects will offer you a will diverse mix of projects from traditional and timber frame to high-rise RC frame. Given my client’s pipeline of work for the next 10-15 years there is certainly room from progression and the chance to take on more responsibility as the role develops.

  • Responsible for procuring materials within budgets in time to progress works on site.
  • Responsible for monthly budgetary control reports on materials purchased for each site.
  • Responsible for procuring and hiring plant required on site including cabins, forklifts, fencing, cranes and transport etc.
  • Responsible for resolving account queries with suppliers that the accounts department have failed to resolve through normal procedures.
  • Responsible for resolving disputes between suppliers and the company.
  • Responsible for procuring site staff protective clothing.
  • Required to attend and report on procurement at each site monthly progress meeting.
  • Required to on occasion take off material quantities from drawings and produce schedules from which to procure. 
  • Required to assist the estimating department with obtaining pre-tender quotations and resolving material specification issues.
  • Ensure compliance with ISO9000 & ISO14001 Policies.
  • Responsible for compliance with the clients Environmental, Security and disabled requirements.
  • Procures customer care related materials.

Candidate Requirements: 

  • Ideally at least 5 years of Buying experience within the House Building trade
  • Must have worked for a Developer or Main Contractor
  • Knowledge of current pricing levels.
  • Sound knowledge of construction techniques, Building Standards, Environmental and disability standards.

About the Benefits and Reward: 

  • £50k depending upon experience
  • Car allowance
  • Bonus
  • Pension
  • Executive level medical insurance

    Please contact Danny @ Cityscape 01923750095