Materials Buyer

  • Location

    Golborne, Greater Manchester

  • Sector:

    Building, Construction and Infrastructure

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  • Salary:

    £25.00 - £30.00 per hour

  • Contact:

    Paul Stroud

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  • Published:

    10 months ago

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In addition to the below Job Description we are looking for a candidate with immediate or imminent availability

Hours approx 8am - 5pm
Based in Golborne
Dynamics AX trained
Fairly good knowledge of the northern material market Civil Background with a strong personality.

* Regionally focused experienced procurement specialist who identifies the regional operating unit demand and supply chain capacity for the regional operating unit.
* Propose the procurement strategy for the regional operating unit and develop the regional supply chain to suit the demand.
* Provide market competitive procurement solutions for the operating unit which demonstrate best overall value for money.
* Provide an effective and professional service in the procurement of sub-contractors and materials covering: -
o Work winning / Pre-construction procurement strategy and supply chain selection for Bid Leader
o Construction stage project procurement for Project Leader, including: -
 Procurement strategy
 Production and driving of the procurement schedule
 Development of work package documents in conjunction with project teams
 Work package procurement
 Production of sub-contracts in conjunction with project teams.
 Management of sub-contract formalities (execute, bonds, warranties)
* Supply chain management, including structuring the supply chain, carrying out performance and relationship management to drive improved performance/cost benefits.
* Generate and encourage an efficient, productive and continuously improving supply chain performance within the trades.
* Support the group procurement functional goals and objectives within the region