Senior Buyer

X4 Group
55000.00 - 60000.00 GBP Annual + Benefits
21 May 2019
27 May 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

The Company:

Our client is a responsible Housing Developer specialising in GreenHomes/Sustainable Developments. They are also specialists in regeneration Design and carbon neutral homes. Their vision is to generate attractive returns by creating outstanding places for people to live, work and enjoy.

These are exciting times for the business having the flexibility to adapt to changing housing trends they have an interesting mix of residential new build developments and large traditional projects in the Home Counties and Cambridge area. With a huge pipeline of work having recently secured a major contract for a new development just on the outskirts of Cambridge this company is at its perfect point to join if you are looking to develop your career.

The Opportunity:

This opportunity offers the chance to work for a market leader within the house building sector. This specific regional office, although being one of the smaller ones in terms of new homes build year on year, is one of the best performing in the area. As the most senior member of the procurement team you will be looking after a team of two, reporting into the Commercial manager who has been with the company for over 10 years.

This well-established team will offer you support and guidance to aid your career progression within procurement, with regular appraisals and clear targets set out with your line manager. The team is currently working on a variety of projects across the northern and eastern region and have major schemes running or in the pipeline up to 800 units. Managing a smaller team of two directly with a senior commercial manager this is a superb chance to test yourself by taking on large amounts of responsibility running your own schemes.

The company and line managers a testament to in-house promotion and what can be achieved with hard work.

The Requirements:

Ideally at least 5 years of Buying experience within the House Building trade

Must have worked for a Developer or Main Contractor

Knowledge of current pricing levels.

Sound knowledge of construction techniques, Building Standards, Environmental and disability standards.

The Salary: ??55,000 - ??60,000 + Benefits DOE

If this is something that you think you would be a good fit for please drop me an email or give me a call.

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