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Buyer – Groundwork and Frame Contractor

  • £30,000 - £40,000 Per Annum + Benefits
  • Civil Engineering
  • London

Buyer – RC Frame and Groundwork Contractor

 

About the Company

Our client is a family run company based in North West London turning over £100M. they specialise within RC Frames, Groundworks, rail infrastructure and they also main contract on new build projects. My client really prides themselves off the long-term stability of their staff due to the average employer working for them for over 15 years. This is because of the great atmosphere within the company and the really good family feel they have within the business. My client has been established for over 35 years and they keep growing and expanding year upon year, this is due to the great reputation they have in the market which has led to them getting continuous repeat business with clients such as Skanska, Mace and Hochtief.

About the Opportunity

Based from our client’s head office on the outskirts of London you will be tasked with assisting the team in the purchasing department that comprises a variety of plant machinery, materials etc servicing multiple projects in and around London. The successful professional will have a level of autonomy whilst reporting to the directors of the business and will be responsible for overseeing the procurement of all materials for a number of live sites and management of all the plant within the business (from small tools to large plant).

About the Benefits and Rewards

The salary will be dependent on level of exposure to this industry, similar roles and experience on related projects. This company offers excellent opportunities and offers a basic salary of around £30,000 – £40,000 depending upon experience. The package may also include various benefits relating to travel and healthcare.

About the Requirements

Construction professionals will ideally have gained experience working for either a Groundwork or Civil Engineering sub-contractor in this or a similar role and preferably individuals will be able to show stability in previous roles. This opportunity requires extensive previous experience within a buying role whilst working with a rival contractor.

Suitable professionals will also be based in or around the South East, to have an existing knowledge of the current rates and operations in this area as well as making the commute to the office realistic and sustainable. In addition to the day-to-day processes, our client is looking for a highly motivated individual who can hit the ground running dealing with various tasks on a daily basis with the variety of people involved. This role is crucial to the daily operations of the business so the right person must be brought on board.

About Myself

I have a number of years’ experience recruiting solely within the specialist groundwork and concrete frame sector, it is my specialism. This means I have a strong amount of knowledge regarding how my clients operate and a focused approach on finding construction professionals the right organisation to join in order to enhance their career. These tight-knit bonds with my clients means I know the nuances of each individual business and how they will affect you when discussing the differing benefits to consider in order to draw well-informed comparisons.

I am always open to having confidential conversations with professionals who are interested in exploring the opportunities available.