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Senior Buyer

Job Reference: HQ00006916

£40000 - £70000 per annum
Fit Out and Interiors
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Job Overview

Senior Buyer (Joinery) | £40,000 - £70,000 | Northern Home Counties | Fit Out & Interiors | Permanent

Money can't buy an opportunity like this, but your buying expertise will....

This specialist joinery and carpentry contractor is doing everything possible to have a Senior Buyer (ideally with joinery experience) in place for the New Year.

The Senior Buyer will become an integral part of this highly professional outfit, making a significant contribution to the ongoing and future success of the business.

With a well-deserved reputation for delivering exceptional projects within strict budgetary and time constraints, the Senior Buyer will be joining a business with outstanding pedigree in delivering on a range of projects to include high end residential, commercial, hotel, education and hospitality.

Some of your responsibilities:

  • Agree targets and objectives with the management team
  • Review current supply chain and make recommendations / changes for improvement
  • Ultimately reduce procurement spend but ensure quality is not diminished
  • Working on projects up to £20m in value taking in, doors, ironmongery, bespoke joinery, staircases, timber and wooden flooring and WCs
  • Preparation for proposals and quotations
  • Negotiation work in order to select and shortlist suppliers

Must Haves:

  • Comprehensive experience in a purchasing / buyer capacity, ideally within the fit out / joinery sector
  • Solid knowledge of construction techniques, building and environmental standard and regulations
  • Exceptional communication and relationship building skills
  • Strong commercial awareness
  • Ability to analyse data, solve problems and think on your feet

Join(ery) this high-quality business in time for 2020....

Apply now or call George Jackson or Ben Gatt for further details...

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