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Assistant Buyer

Hays Building
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Closing date
17 Feb 2022

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Job position
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Function
Buyer / Specifier
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Assistant Buyer - Construction - Negotiable salary

Your new company
Well established regional housing developer with projects across the East and a reputation for delivering high quality houses

Your new role
Due to an increase in projects starting they are now looking to recruit an Assistant Buyer to join their commercial team, with the opportunity to continue to learn and developing while assisting with buying and scheduling for their projects

Some key duties:

Prepare all procurement duties and exercises

  • Be aware of new materials to the market which would assist the business
  • Schedule and place material and plant orders, optimising cost and quality.
  • Attend internal pre-start meetings and Team Meetings as required
  • Produce material cost schedules and budgets
  • Produce schedules for material enquiries
  • Project and report material cost increases as they arise

What you'll need to succeed
Previous experience working in a similar buying role within construction

What you'll get in return
This is a fantastic opportunity to join a growing team while continuing to learn

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.
If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

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Company Profile

Hays Construction and Property consultants have unparalleled recruiting expertise and an in-depth knowledge of the UK jobs market.

We are fully committed to finding job seekers the right job for the right reason. We place building specialists into every kind of position, including building, construction, architectural, project management, surveying and engineering jobs.

Our expert consultants offer a personalised recruitment service and will give you careers advice to ensure that you achieve your work ambitions.

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