Assistant Buyer

Supply Technical Ltd
Milton Keynes
From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus 22 days hoiday plus bank holida
09 Aug 2017
16 Aug 2017
Assistant Buyer A successful contractor in Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire have an opportunity for an Assistant Buyer to join their commercial team You will be rewarded with the opportunity to develop your knowledge and skill base across both the residential and commercial sectors The Company Our client predominantly builds student accommodation. The other arm of the business is high end residential - scheme sizes range from 1-30 plots Current schemes include 20 penthouse apartments, housing schemes and student accommodation. Scheme sized range from £1-15m and turnover is £15-20m The role Assistant Buyer Identifying and acquiring labour, plant and materials Management of supplier relationships Liaison with site management Negotiation of cost prices and trading agreements Responsible for accurate pricing and reporting within budget Skills and experience Commercial acumen and strong negotiation skills Working knowledge of excel and word essential You will have a minimum of 1 years experience working in a buying role within the construction industry You will be resilient, positive and driven Salary up to £35000 22 days holiday bank holidays Working hours are 8.30am-5.30pm Monday to Thursday and 8.30am - 5.00pm on Friday This job was originally posted as