Materials Scheduler

Location: Type: Date Posted: Salary: Job ID: Contact:
North West - All Permanent November 29th 2018 £20,000 - £27,000 FP/2018/2911MS Jessica Joyce

Materials Scheduler


£20,000 - £27,000

Main Purpose of the Role

To produce, manage and deliver to Material Requirement Schedule for all New Build, Education and Public Buildings and refurb projects. To review specification & drawings, identifying any potential issues and raising query sheets. To produce requisition including take offs and schedules.

Key Accountabilities

  • Ensure materials are procured in time for site including managing long lead in items
  • Attend team meetings as required
  • Liaise with Site Management on quantity / delivery issues
  • Liaise with client / architect to resolve design issues
  • Liaise with suppliers for technical advice
  • Offer alternative materials for Value Engineering purpose
  • Keep up to date with latest technical legislation
  • Building Regulation knowledge desirable
  • Provide IT support for supplier
  • KPI reportage for Buyer

Key Skills, Knowledge and Experience

  • Work closely with central buying team to ensure all MDS dates are achieved
  • Positively assist Managers in all aspects of material management to ensure construction programmes are achieved
  • Ensure requirements from the Managers are carried out diligently and responsibly
  • Customers and Partners, Architects
  • Working alongside Quantity Surveyors to ensure procuring the best possible material
  • Sub-contractors, Suppliers
  • Statutory Authorities, Technical Bodies / Organisations

Key Attributes

  • Good communicator
  • Able to build strong relationships
  • Ability to work under pressure and to deliver to deadlines
  • Organised and able to manage their time effectively
  • Problem solving thinking
  • Self-motivated with the ability to work remotely as well as part of a team.
  • Undertake training in line with the requirements of the job.