Materials Buyer - Timber

Portfolio Procurement
£35000 - £40000 per annum
11 Oct 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Due to rapid growth our client has a brand new position for a Materials Buyer to join their head office based in Hertfordshire. You would be responsible for material and small plant purchases for multiple sites across the UK. You will need to have a good knowledge of all timber related products, along with established relationships with a range of timber and builders merchants. The main responsibilities of the role will be to confidently negotiate prices and terms with suppliers, being able to push back if there are any issues with quality or late deliveries. Role Responsibilities Negotiate prices and terms with suppliers Raise orders for all construction materials Source new suppliers, develop relationships with current Arrange all plant for projects Chase suppliers for delivery Liaise with site team Be the main point of contact for any material issues Resolve any invoice queries Experience Required Purchasing experience within timber and construction buying Good knowledge of timber and building materials Confident negotiator Established relationships with timber and builders merchants This is a fantastic opportunity to join the company at an exciting time. Interviews are being arrange now, so don't miss out and submit your CV now INDPRO This job was originally posted as