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Junior/Assistant Buyer – Construction

  • £20,000 to £28,000
  • Main Contractor - Build
  • London

About the company:

This is an exciting time to be joining this well-respected, medium sized main contractor. Our client are ambitious and have significantly grown in recent years. They work across most sectors on a diverse range of contracts within the private and public sectors. Areas they cover, include Health Care, Education, Residential, Public Buildings, Commercial, Industrial and Retail. They have overseen refurbishment and new build projects with a value range of between £100k to £6 million under traditional and Design and Build contracts.

About the opportunity:

Due to continuing company expansion and a strong order book, an Assistant Buyer is now required to work from their Essex based office. Reporting into the Senior Procurement Manager, your main responsibility will be to provide day-to-day purchasing support to the Buying team. As part of this, you will be providing administrative support and contributing to the buying process for a range of residential and commercial projects.

About the benefits and rewards:

An excellent remuneration package is on offer! Indeed, the salary will be in the region of £20,000 – £28,000 + package (healthcare & pension). Salaries are based on the individual’s level of experience and skill and this is a great opportunity to build on your existing skills and be part of a company that supports and encourages career development.

About the requirements:

You will be confident and enthusiastic and have a growing knowledge of building materials and a passion for construction. You could either be from a contractor/developer background or work for a builder’s merchant network and be looking for a new challenge. You will have a good level of commercial awareness, be highly organised and have excellent interpersonal skills.