/ Job ID [8777329]

Buyer - steelwork

Posted 4 months ago

  • Clady, Ulster, County Derry, Northern Ireland
  • Permanent
  • Negotiable DOE
  • £33,000.00 to £38,000.00 / Per Annum
  • External
  • Expires In 3 months
An excellent opportunity has arisen for a Buyer / Purchasing Assistant or similar to join a well-established and successful engineering company based nr Portglenone. A very competitive salary, friendly work environment and rewarding career is on offer for the successful candidate.
The company specialises in the design and fabrication of structural steelwork (steel framed buildings and similar) and due to their plan of growth they now seek a Buyer to join their team.
The successful candidate will be purchasing the likes of steel beams, plates/flats, as well as other consumables such as nuts and bolts etc. You will also be managing the hiring of equipment and plant.
Buyer Role Overview:
* To carry out procurement activities (buying steel girders, nuts and bolts etc) on a day-to-day basis, sourcing from various suppliers.
* To negotiate cost and lead time reductions with suppliers where possible.
* Maintain and develop relationships with existing and new suppliers.
* Manage stock levels.
* Deal with any equipment and plant hires as needed.
Buyer requirements:
* Good purchasing/buying experience, ideally in a steelwork engineering/fabrication/construction environment.
* Good attention to detail.
* Computer literate .
* Be financially and commercially astute.
* Experience using software such as StruMis would be advantageous but not essential as training can be provided.
If you are an experienced Buyer /Purchasing Assistant or similar with experience buying materials as listed in this advert or similar, please apply now!
For more information please get in touch with our team at Steel Connexions in the strictest of confidence.
All applications should be made with an up to date CV and salary expectations.
Steel Connexions Ltd. is a specialist recruitment company, dedicated to the structural steelwork and the cold rolled industries along with many of the associated trades. We are owned and managed by industry experts