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Buyer - House Builder

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Job Description

I'm exclusively working with a house builder based in South Manchester looking to recruit a Buyer. With this role, it's essential for you to have a minimum 2 years' experience in the house build industry.

Working on high quality residential developments located across the North West, you will be responsible for the procurement and delivery of materials in an efficient and cost-effective manner maintaining the focus on quality and value.

You will have the ability to process design information to schedule, tender and secure material and plant orders with suppliers optimising cost and quality. Ensuring that materials are procured and delivered to site in line with the requirements of our construction programme.

You will have a proven track record in a similar role, will have experience of managing budgets/cost control. Be articulate, clear and credible with ability to thrive under pressure in a fast-paced environment as well as able to contribute towards the resolution of disputes, problems and queries.

Skills Required

* Fully conversant with all aspects of the house building industry with the proven ability to deliver programmes on time and on budget
* Strong IT skills are required with a good working knowledge of computer systems within the Commercial Buying environment
* Ability to interpret Design Information and manage the issue of Technical Details for approval by our Architecture Team
* Have excellent communication skill
* Be highly numerate with excellent attention to detail and able to gather, interpret and present data
* You must have 2 years' minimum experience of managing the procurement of medium to large residential developments
* Good knowledge of Building Regulations, NHBC or similar and Health and Safety requirements.

Working hours are 8am to 5:30pm.

If you would like more information on the role and see where this company can take your career, you can contact me on 0161 714 3800 or andrewbrady@buildingcareersuk.com

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