Senior Buyer - Construction

Undisclosed Company
Bedford, Bedfordshire
£29000 per annum
05 Oct 2016
19 Oct 2016
Manpower UK
Job Type
Senior Buyer - Construction
Full Time, Permanent

We are seeking an experienced Senior Buyer (Construction) for our prestigious client's Head Office based in Bedford.

You will be responsible to manage the whole procurement for allocated multiple projects covering sub-contract purchasing, plant and materials to correct specification at the best value in a timely and efficient manner.

Key Responsibilities for Senior Buyer:
* Manage whole procurement process for allocated multiple projects covering plant, materials and sub-contract purchasing - at both pre & post contract award stages.
* Monitor and report by project and purchasing success/savings and contribution to profit line
* Produce tender and purchasing documents for supplier and sub-contract requirements.
* Ability to accurately analyse spend/purchasing data, with the ability to present findings in a clear and coherent manner to underpin any business recommendations.
* Co-Ordination of procurement projects involving; investigation collation analysis and presentation of supplier and purchasing data / information
* Regular interaction with suppliers, project teams, estimating & accounts providing support, advice and co-ordination on all purchasing and supply matters - involving some travel to projects and suppliers.

To be considered for this role, you will have:
* Experience of working within a busy purchasing environment
* Background ideally in construction procurement or building material supply preferred
* Numerate with excellent attention to detail
* Strong IT skills: MS Office & Purchasing ERP
* CIPS Qualified or an interest in pursuing study route to gain qualification
* Assertive, Clear Communicator
* Highly Ethical Manner, as a minimum working within CIPS Code of Conduct
* Strong Analytical, reporting and negotiation skills

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