Buyer (Exeter) – Civil Engineering

  • Devon
  • Permanent / Full Time
£45000 - £55000 per year
Job ref: 639138
I am delighted to be working, yet again, with this industry-leading civil engineering business, this time, for a Buyer.

Company Overview

Specialising in large scale infrastructure projects, UK wide, they operate a £1.2M turnover business across 5 core divisions. Typically, they take on and deliver projects in the following sectors; Defence, Marine, Water and Utilities – ranging in value from £5M – £50M+ 

The Role

Reporting into the Procurement Director, the core of the Buyer role will be to establish, maintain and improve procedures for the control and effectiveness of the buying function in line with company policy and business objectives.

Key duties to include:

  • Delivering the procurement input required on pre-qualifications, tenders and projects as required
  • To compile, send out sub-contract and materials enquiries for assessment by the Tender/Project team.
  • Assisting with the writing / review of quality answers for tenders as required.
  • Liaise with site management on both sub-contract and materials procurement
  • Assist in delivery of procurement required for the project 
  • Check all order number requests for relevant packages ensuring that the correct process has been followed and that all requisite checks have been made

What we are looking for

Ideally, you will be local to the Exeter or Plymouth area and come from a construction and civil engineering company. Alongside this, you will have:

  • Strong IT skills
  • Commercially astute and knowledgeable about the construction market
  • Self motivated and hard working individual

Why Apply?
As well as the above industry salaries and packages, this role offers the opportunity to play a pivotal role in a hugely exciting projects across the southern region. It offers longevity of work and above all, you will be working will a cracking team!

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