Buyer

Avon, England • Negotiable • Permanent • Housing Development


Suitable for a committed, talented and enthusiastic Buyer, or an Assistant Buyer seeking a step up...


What will I be doing?

You will provide primary purchasing support for various projects (building materials, plant, site sundry items, signage, PPE and various ad-hoc purchases for clients' extras, head office, customer care and sales).

  • Place orders against agreed timescale. Monitor all orders against budget.
  • Assist the Site Quantity Surveyor in preparation of the working budget.
  • Schedule materials for working drawings.
  • Issue tender packages to suppliers to price and schedule various materials.
  • Attend pre-development meetings.
  • Provide feedback on working drawings, supply issues and dates for order key stages.
  • Customer care. Invoice enquiries.
  • Prepare and maintain development specification for market and affordable houses.
  • Carry out material site checks. Produce reports for own developments.
  • Problem solving, seek support where appropriate and promote professional behavior/ethics.


What is essential?

  • Experience within house-building.
  • GCSE in Maths and English (as a minimum).
  • CSCS Card.
  • Proficiency in office software (Excel and Word).
  • Explain and demonstrate proficiency in essential skills.

Why apply?

  • Competitive salary; annual bonus scheme.
  • Enhanced holiday entitlement (opportunity to purchase extra days).
  • Private health-care.
  • Discounted gym membership.
  • SAYE Scheme.

Apply now. Alternatively, get in touch with Residential Recruitment Specialist, Abby Glendinning, for an informal, non-committal chat.

DD: 0117 934 9555.

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