Trainee Buyer

Posted 29 March by Glue Resourcing Easy Apply Featured

The Role: Trainee Buyer

Location: Northamptonshire

Salary: Competitive

An outstanding new opening to be part of an inspirational business which delivers on every level. I say this as the role itself offers a scope of opportunity for development, a great open plan working environment working within a superb team.

My client is a local high spec housing developer employing approximately 50 staff delivering the ultimate customer experience when purchasing a new home.

They are exceptional in every way from how they look after their employees to the investment and opportunities created around outstanding talent.

The Person:

  • Must be ambitious, self-motivated, work well within a team & strive to complete tasks to a high standard to meet expectations.
  • Good time management to work efficiently & prioritise work to meet deadlines accordingly.
  • The person will be working on a number of different projects at one time & will require the ability to multi task.
  • Experience in using COINS OA application but not essential.
  • Basic understanding of MS Office applications.
  • Hold a current & valid UK driving licence.

Duties will include but not limited to:

  • Prepare & reconcile supplier tenders in preparation for sign off.
  • Scheduling meetings with suppliers to build & maintain relationships.
  • Completing take offs to provide quantities for materials required on site.
  • Preparing purchase orders ensuring all quotations meet specifications requirements & compliance.
  • Action material requisitions through raising purchase orders.
  • Assist accounts to ensure all invoice queries are solved promptly.
  • Assist in renewing group deals with key suppliers.

Benefits :

  • Competitive basic annual salary
  • 23 days paid holiday
  • Competitive pension contribution
  • Private healthcare

Required skills

  • Construction
  • Purchasing
  • Traineeships
  • MS Office
  • Buyer

Reference: 34426345

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