Established Main Contractor Progressive Company
Your new company
A main contractor based in County Tyrone are now recruiting for a Buyer. A well-established and highly regarded contractor, they are undertaking several exciting projects across Northern Ireland, currently operating with a turnover of £15m. This contractor operates within the educational, residential, community and industrial sectors. Due to continued growth they wish to invest in an ambitious Buyer who is eager to join an established main contractor.
Your new role
Reporting directly to the Senior Buyer you will provide weekly and monthly reports on the cost and progress of projects which will range up to approximately £5m. Our client requires a procurement specialist to join their commercial team and assess requirements for materials and sub-contractor packages on a variety of projects. This is an office-based role where you will be responsible for arranging the cost effective purchase of the materials to an acceptable quality standard as well as negotiating and agreeing sub-contractor packages.
What you'll need to succeed
You will have a third level degree in a construction related discipline, and will be able to demonstrate a proven track record in procurement for a main contractor. You will have a minimum of 3 years' experience in a similar role. The successful candidate will demonstrate excellent communication skills to ensure effective communication with the operational team and subcontractors on a daily basis. You must be ambitious, commercially astute, and keen to establish yourself as a Buyer with a successful main contractor who will be offering you a long-term view.
What you'll get in return
Based at their Head Office in Co. Tyrone, this is an excellent opportunity for the right person to develop their career into a key role for a progressive construction company. This main contractor puts specific emphasis on prioritising employee development, and as such can offer great opportunities for career progression. The benefits available to the successful candidate include a competitive salary and company extras, but also the opportunity to establish and build upon their existing skills and knowledge within this company's commercial department.
What you need to do now
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