Materials Buyer

Hays Building
Closing date
23 Dec 2021

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Job position
Qualified / Chartered
Salary Band
£35,000 - £44,999, £45,000 - £54,999
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Function
Buyer / Specifier
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Job Details

Permanent Materials Buyer job, Derbyshire, 5 star Housebuilder, Competitive salary and package

Your new company
A National 5 star house builder are looking for a Materials Buyer to join their commercial team in Derbyshire. You will be working for an established and progressive organisation that have a quality focus and a strong pipeline of work. The company have a focus on people and culture and have recently won awards for their approach to the work place. The commercial team is thriving with over 12 live sites running out of the region at any one time. This role represents a unique opportunity to join an organisation that have an excellent market reputation and clear vision for the future.

Your new role
The role will involve working alongside other Buyers in the commercial team assuming responsibility for up to 6 live sites at any one time. The role will involve dealing with the material requisitions, engaging with relevant suppliers and negotiating on prices. You will need to closely monitor delivery dates and ensuring that supply agreements are adhered to. You will need to communicate with all stake holders and manage / amend call offs as required.

What you'll need to succeed
In order to be successful you will need to have demonstrable experience within a Buying role in the Construction industry, ideally in a Residential new build contractor. You will have a full UK driving license and the ability to prioritise and organise workload effectively. You will have strong computer literacy skills and the ability to communicate with all stakeholders in a professional manner.

What you'll get in return
You will receive a competitive salary and a benefits package including car / car allowance. The role would be well suited to a candidate that is looking to progress in the future given the security of future work. This position gives the successful applicant the chance to work for an award winning, people focused business in a supportive environment.

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