Buyer/Estimator

Reference

VAC-2509

Sector

Construction & Engineering

Salary

Competitive

Town/City

Derry

Contract Type

Permanent

Talk to Conall Anderson
02871360070

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Buyer/ Estimator

MPA Recruitment has been appointed by our client, an established building contractor who works across NI and ROI to source a Buyer/Estimator to join their team in L/Derry. 

Responsible for the sourcing, procurement and delivery of materials to site in line with project programme and budgets. Working closely with the estimating, design and contracts departments this is a vital role in the successful delivery of projects.

This is a brand new role and training will be provided for the successful candidate.

Description:

  • Providing prices for all materials included in project plans and drawings
  • Identifying potential suppliers and new products
  • Contacting a range of suppliers and sub-contractors to obtain quotations
  • Agreeing delivery times
  • Keeping detailed records and maintaining well-organised work schedules
  • Assessing the reliability of sub-contractors and suppliers
  • Dealing effectively with challenges with suppliers and the flow of materials
  • Ensuring compliance with the safety, health and environment requirements of materials and services
  • Providing advice to the project estimator on the predicted cost of individual items
  • Liaising closely with the estimator at the tendering stage to ensure that an accurate project cost is provided.
  • Negotiating and agreeing the most favourable terms possible with suppliers once a contract has been secured

Requirements:

  • Knowledge of construction industry and materials included.
  • Previous buyer experience required.
  • Good communication skills.

Excellent remuneration package for the right candidate and company vehicle or car allowance

 

For further information please contact Conall on 028 7136 0070 or click apply.

 

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