Market Leading Main Contractor, Highly Successful, Large Scale Project Exposure, Excellent Career Move
Your new company
Hays have been retained by a County Tyrone company, one of Northern Ireland's market leading contractors in their search for a Senior Buyer. This permanent requirement is due to a consistently strong order book being bolstered with the recent addition of large scale commercial projects across NI and UK. The company has a very strong reputation for quality and delivery and this is reflected in an enviable level of repeat business with a large blue chip client base. Feedback from within the organisation points to a positive team culture, investment in development training and opportunities for highly competitive remuneration. Due to continued success and ongoing growth within the business they now require a Senior Buyer to join their Procurement Team.
Your new role
The successful candidate will be responsible for the effective sourcing and procurement of a wide range of goods and services for two £multi-million build projects. The position will involve identification and budgeting for material and if applicable subcontract procurement, preparation of enquiries, managing and developing the supply chain and processing of orders to ensure competitive procurement and timely delivery. You will work within an integral part of the business and reporting directly to the Procurement Manager.
What you'll need to succeed
Applicants must be an experienced Buyer from a construction or similar background, with excellent IT skills and experience of computerised purchase ordering systems. The successful candidate will have the ability to work under pressure and will have excellent interpersonal skills with a proactive approach and the ability to communicate and negotiate confidently. Proficiency in the Microsoft packages including outlook, word and excel is essential. You will be able to demonstrate a proven track record of cost effective purchasing and be eager to further your career as a Buyer within the construction industry.
What you'll get in return
This is an exciting, permanent role with a large main contractor, who is keen to invest in a Senior Buyer. Excellent opportunity for an ambitious individual to work for a large main contractor with a clear view of career progression, and exposure to large scale projects. Benefits include a competitive salary, as well as other company benefits such as a contributory pension scheme and 29 days annual leave.
What you need to do now
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