Our client is a long standing and very successful steelwork fabrication company based in South Yorkshire. They specialize in the fabrication and supply of architectural and structural steelwork as well as the supply of other associated construction materials.
They now require a Steelwork Buyer:
The ideal candidate will have previous experience of working as a buyer, preferably within the steelwork fabrication business or a general construction materials business.
Knowledge of a wide range of materials such as steelwork, cladding, timber, glass etc would be an advantage, but having sound commercial awareness is key to this position, ensuring the best prices are obtained and materials ordered on time.
You will also be expected to purchase and maintain items for the workshop and general office purchasing too.
An excellent telephone manner is essential along with a very good understanding of general Microsoft software applications, word, excel etc.
The company offer a good salary DOE with further employee benefits and operate a very friendly working environment with good career prospects.
Candidates that have very good steelwork experience maybe as an estimator or similar will also be considered with full training in purchasing available.
All applications will be treated in confidence
All applicants must attach a current CV
All applications must be immediately eligible to work in the UK and hold a current UK driving license