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Assistant Buyer

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Assistant Buyer - Modular Building Manufacturing
Salary £25,000 - £30,000

  • Are you passionate about housebuilding and construction?
  • Do you have confidence when liaising with both internal and external parties?
  • Do you possess good organisation skills and an ability to prioritise workload?

A new innovative modular construction company based in Powys are seeking an Assistant Buyer to support their procurement operation. They have delivered their first residential site and now have a substantial pipeline of work for delivery over the next few years. As part of their team you'll be valued and will be given ample opportunity for progression. You will be a key part in ensuring the further success of the business and will be supported and encouraged to do so.

The Role:
As Assistant Buyer you will support the procurement operations within their manufacturing facility. Taking responsibility for placing and processing material orders. Scheduling nd forward planning material requirements for the production team. Working closely with the Production Manager and planning and Procurement Manager's to establish future needs to ensure the production line is fully equipped.

Duties will include: -

  • Procuring materials within budgets and in time for factory production.
  • Scheduling material requirements, and buying programmes, working closely with the Production Manager / Procurement and Planning Manager/ Stock Controller.
  • Producing monthly budgetary/ material control reports on all materials purchased for each project.
  • Taking off material quantities from drawings and producing schedules from which to procure.

About you: -

  • You will be passionate about housebuilding and construction
  • Experienced working within the construction industry with some general knowledge of construction materials. - Highly Desirable
  • Have confidence when liaising with both internal and external parties.
  • Able to negotiate with materials suppliers.
  • Possess good organisation skills and an ability to prioritise workload.

All applications will be treated in strictest confidence. We never disclose candidate information without your express permission.

The role is available immediately so please do not delay in applying, Alternatively for more information please call Paul on 0117 9592008

Key words include:
Procurement, buying, purchasing, construction, manufacturing.

Shrewsbury, Ludlow, Knighton, Montgomery, Hereford, Leominster, Builth Wells

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