Buyer - Residential Groundworks and Civil Engineering

  • Construction Jobs
  • Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
  • Oct 08, 2021
Permanent Construction Civil Engineer Management

Job Description

Buyer Residential Groundworks Midlands £25K-£40K Why you might like this role: * Progression and development– you'll be joining a company that is continuing to grow sustainably, with family ownership they focus on developing and promoting their employees to fulfill their potential. * Supportive management– the bosses are very approachable, with a strong reputation for taking care of their staff, supporting them, and retaining them. * Stability-well-run sites with high health and safety standards and excellent customer service, means they have lots of repeat clients and full order books. * Work-life balance- due to the family-feel, everybody’s heads come together to tackle any hurdles or challenges and there is a no-blame culture, meaning a low-pressure environment, with a manageable workload and care for your personal demands. * Charitable– they support the local community through regular volunteering and sponsoring local sports teams and schools. What you’ll be doing… You’ll be using your excellent negotiation and interpersonal skills to build relationships and manage suppliers, negotiating prices, and placing orders. You’ll liaise with the on-site teams to source the most cost-effective materials, of the highest quality. What do they do? This family-run, Civil Engineering and Residential Groundworks company are subcontractors to both privately-owned and blue-chip housebuilders. With a turnover of c£100 million they are financially stable and growing organically. Must haves… * Knowledge of building materials either through a buying role or experience at a Builder’s Merchants * Strong negotiation skills and the ability to build effective working relationships with suppliers and the site teams. Apply now We understand your CV may not be up to date, simply submit what you have, and we can fill in the gaps later. For more info, please call Zoe at Buildout on (phone number removed)