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Assistant Buyer

£28,000 to £35,000
Job Type
6 Oct 2020
Assistant Buyer - Permanent Role

Construction - Residential Developer


Competitive Salary/28 days holiday/Private Healthcare/Car Allowance

I have an opportunity with a Developer that have several developments currently in the pipeline in the Surrey and Kent counties. This role is with one of the top developers in the industry which has made them one of the top house builders in the UK.

Now due to an increase in workload they are now looking for a driven Assistant Buyer who is looking to be with a company that will support with further training and personal development.

You will be working closely with the Senior Buyer to ensure specified materials are available on site to meet programmes and assist with the efficient running of the material purchasing function.

The Role

Work closely with the Senior Buyer to ensure materials are delivered to site which are purchased at competitive prices.

Assist with data entry for rebates.

Assist with collation of data to maintain database information

Attend departmental/project meetings as required.

Deal with queries/requisitions from site managers.

Processing new material orders.

Process site purchase orders for replacement materials and assist in production of monthly reports detailing expenditure.

Work with the Buyer to research new products.

Carry out the invoice checking procedure and where necessary negotiate credits.


Understanding of legal and building regulations.

Good knowledge of Construction methods and materials.

Experience using Coins.

Able to work under pressure.

Degree or equal qualification in Construction.

What is in it for you?

Competitive salary and package

28 days holiday plus the option to buy or sell up to 5 days

Private Healthcare

Car Allowance

For more information contact Kieran on (phone number removed) or email (url removed)
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  • Job Reference: 179592472-2
  • Date Posted: 6 October 2020
  • Recruiter: Confidential
  • Location: Surrey
  • Salary: £28,000 to £35,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: Private Healthcare and Car Allowance
  • Sector: Construction
  • Job Type: Permanent