​Assistant Materials Buyer

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North West - All Permanent November 6th 2018 £25,000 - £30,000 + package BTC/FP/2018/0611AMB Jessica Joyce

Assistant Materials Buyer



£25,000 - £30,000 + Package

We are recruiting for an Assistant Materials Buyer to join our Clients’ Buying team at their office in South Manchester working on a number of construction projects in and around the Manchester area.

Job role –

Liaising with suppliers and sub contractors

Placing sub contractor and material orders

Producing purchase orders

Comparing quotations and negotiating rates

Resolving invoice queries

The ideal candidate -

Experience of the building/construction industry

Knowledge of construction materials.

Experience in procurement/buying function

Be able to drive the process from start to end with minimal supervision

Negotiation skills

Able to communicate with internal staff members and external customers

Good knowledge of IT including excel, word, databases etc