Buyer | Cambridgeshire | Leading Resi Developer | £65,000 + P
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Leading Residential Developer
Up to £65,000 + Package
There is an exciting opportunity to join one of the UK’s largest house builders based out of Essex.
Reporting to the Technical Director the role of Buyer supports with the day to day management of procurement costs for the division, compliance with group purchasing arrangements, collection of rebates and the setting and monitoring of materials budgets to deliver the business unit output in the most timely, efficient and cost effective manner possible.
Principle accountabilities of the role include:
Ensuring competitive procurement of materials and plant as dictated by individual project specifications.
Administering and assist with monitoring of Material Rebate claims.
Monitoring supplier performance.
Preparing Contract Material Budget.
Monitoring and reporting on Material Budget as contract progresses.
Issuing tender enquiries and analysing quotations.
Preparing material take-off from contract drawings.
Preparing material schedules on Excel for supplier and site use.
Production of computer generated Purchase Orders.
Issuing orders to enable waste management systems to be implemented on sites.
Collating and submitting statistical analysis as required.
Experience, Qualifications and Skills
Previously held Buying role with knowledge of take offs, schedules and budgets required.
Qualifications and Training
Current CSCS card or equivalent
GCSE English and Mathematics grade A-C/4+ or equivalent
Skills and Aptitude
Strong communication and listening skills
Excellent attention to detail
Ability to work on own as well as part of a team
IT literate, proficient in MS Word and Excel with the ability to adapt to new systems
Ability to work to deadlines under pressure
Able to communicate effectively with a variety of stakeholders at all levels
Committed to diversity and inclusion
The Role and Working Conditions