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Buyer | Cambridgeshire | Leading Resi Developer | £65,000 + P

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.


The Role

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

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Job Overview
Offered Salary
£65,000 + Package

Ross Henderson

Manading Director + Headhunter

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