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Subcontractor Buyer

  • £45,000 - £55,000
  • Main Contractor - Build
  • London

About the Company

Our client is a privately-owned construction and development company based in the East of London, which has over 100 years of successful trading history. Undertaking general contracting in Central London and the Home Counties on projects ranging in value up to £15 million, across the Health, Education, Public and Community, housing (private and social), historical and Arts and Leisure sectors. Work streams have been developed through our long-standing relationships with architects, surveyors and engineering consultants.

The business provides a progressive platform and the senior management team have all been promoted from within. There office is an inspiring self-contracted working space. The business is also active with in the local community at events. They also run apprenticeship schemes inspiring the next generation of construction professionals.

About the Opportunity

Our client has a need to recruit a Sub Contract Buyer to the commercial team to work within the procurement team. The role will be based at our client’s head office in East London. You will be principally responsible for the sub contract buying process across interesting contracts, comprised of residential, education and historical projects. This includes issuing packages pre or post tender stage, value engineering and building on existing and creating new working relationships.

About the Salary/ Benefits

Salary will be in the region of £45,000 – £55,000. In addition to this you will receive a benefits package including Pension, Healthcare, Bonuses.

About the Requirements

Experienced in sub contract buying is a pre-requisite with knowledge or some experience in materials buying. Lateral thinking and highly developed problem-solving abilities should be coupled with a very strong academic or trade background.

Contact Jon @ or call 01923 750 095