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Mechanical Buyer (Building Services)

£35000 - £45000 per annum + package
Apply2019-06-06 14:40:351970-01-01Resourcing Group

Mechanical Buyer (Building Services)

Date posted: June 6, 2019
£35000 - £45000 per annum + package
Hampshire, England
Job description

Mechanical Buyer required working for a specialist mechanical contractor. Working of mechanical installation projects across the commercial & domestic markets the role of mechanical buyer will be responsible for ensuring that products and services are supplied at the most competitive possible purchase price in the timeliest manner.

Please note that previous experience as a mechanical buyer within a building services contractor or wholesaler is essential for this experience.

Key Duties;

  • Negotiation with suppliers to secure terms, rebates, agreed prices, lead times and supply assurance.
  • Raising specific contracts for Sub Contractors, with assistance from Contract Managers.
  • Maintenance of their best practise records, including management of their current supplier base and oversee/development of new suppliers.
  • Maintenance of their product database on SAGE Accounts.
  • Awareness of market trends, new product availability / knowledge.
  • Work closely with internal staff and external suppliers to ensure the most cost-effective solutions with respect to materials and goods.
  • Raise purchase orders and negotiate contracts on behalf of the Company for the supply of requisitioned or specified materials and goods.
  • Control of order database through to delivery confirmation. - Including chase up of shortfall in delivery, disputed invoices.
  • Manage product quality control and ISO9001 non conformity reporting procedures.
  • Control of items on hire.
  • Arrangement of goods returns.
  • Maintenance of their equipment register.

Personal Specification of the Buyer;

  • Proven Purchasing experience.
  • Experience within the construction industry.
  • Excellent communication & negotiation skills.
  • Excellent IT skills including MS Office.
  • Driven and flexible attitude.
  • Enthusiastic and ability to work effectively as part of a team

Resourcing Group is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

Reference: 65367_1559828434