Senior Buyer - Construction

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  • Sector:

    Built Environment & Surveying , Quantity Surveyor

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  • Salary:

    £50K - £65K + car / car allowance + bonus

  • Contact:

    Caroline Kingsley

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

  • Expiry date:


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Do you have experience of procuring sub-contractor packages up to the value of £10M ?

This Design & Build company has land and projects already secured across the UK for the next 7 years, with a complete residential offering from family homes to high rise accommodation. They are now looking for an accomplished procurement professional to join their Commercial Team – you will either be a Senior QS who has a high level of complex procurement as part of your remit or a Senior Buyer within a Construction Company / Main Contractor.  What is important is that you have procured sub-contractor complex work packages in the region of £7M - £8M, rather than materials.

Working closely with the Procurement Director and within a small team you will

  • Interigate and value engineer detailed drawings
  • Analyse tenders and select the most competitive taking into account, delivery, cost, quality and performance
  • Review sub-contractor orders and associated warranty documents

About you:

  • Qualifications within Quantity Surveying or Procurement
  • Able to read architectural / construction drawings
  • Knowledge of current Building Regs

In Return:

  • Career development
  • Exposure to significant projects across the region

The position is office based with on-site meetings twice per month.·          

Apply via the link and we can arrange a time to talk through the role, company and projects in more detail.

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