Regional Buyer

Regional Buyer
  • £47,000 - £56,000 per Annum
    ANNUM
  • Permanent
  • Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, England, UK MK6 1NJ Milton Keynes Buckinghamshire GBR MK6 1NJ
Job Ref: BBBH34381
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Date Added: 14 September 2022

Our client is a leading Reinforced Concrete Frame and Groundworks contractor in the UK with top quality projects throughout the whole of the UK. The company prises themselves on there ethos, reputation and passion to deliver extraordinary construction services. We are looking for a Regional Buyer for an exciting role in procurement providing support to the purchasing function for one of their regional businesses. This is a hybrid role working 2 days a week in the office. Main Responsibilities

  • Liaise with our Estimating Team to provide prices to the Project Estimator for materials associated with a particular tender or project
  • Provide advice on inflation and risk.
  • Obtaining prices for materials, undertaking detailed materials comparisons and the subsequent purchasing of materials for secured contracts for our regional business ensuring compliance with Group frameworks and price agreements.
  • Providing relevant information to the Purchasing Manager to assist in the Commercial decision making process.
  • Work closely with Accounts Payable to ensure maximum efficiency of the P2P process, including but not limited to timely updating of orders in ERP system, completion of Vesting Certificates and Schedules, actioning and closing out of invoice queries and general order housekeeping duties.
  • Supplier Relationship Management meetings and action plan input and support.
  • Ensuring Suppliers are appropriate and work with the Group Sustainability team in support of the business's Science Based Targets for Carbon Reduction.
  • Produce and maintain monthly management information such as Procurement Schedules, Pricing Trends, updated Vesting Schedules, tender strategies, and bid analysis.
  • Keeping detailed records and maintaining a well organised work schedule.
  • Our Purchase Ordering Process uses our COINS ERP finance system for the administration, collating of information and reporting of all materials purchasing
  • Undertake any ad-hoc duties as may be required within the Purchasing function

Experience Required:

  • Experience as a Material Buyer for a specialist Civil Engineering, groundworks or concrete frames contractor.
  • Experience of Plant and Subcontract Procurement desirable.
  • Experience of Category Management/Supplier Management/Supply Chain Management
  • Ability to work alone with limited supervision
  • Communicate effectively and maintain excellent working relationships with colleagues and customers.
  • Computer literacy is essential
  • Microsoft Office: Word, Excel, Outlook
  • Previous experience using COINS or other finance systems is not essential but would be beneficial

Our client offers Pension, health care and other excellent benefits.

Carbon60, Lorien, SRG - the Impellam Group STEM Portfolio is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

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14/10/2022 10:44:02
GBP 47000.00 56000.00 Annum
Contact Consultant:
Lauren Davies

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