Randstad CPE
£18 - £22 per hour
10 Aug 2017
17 Sep 2017
We are currently recruiting for Buyers. Are you looking for a new contract in Kent? Location: Canterbury, Kent Contract type: Freelance Start date: August 2017 Duration: 12 months Salary/Rate: £18-£22 per hour (dependant upon experience) Randstad CPE contact: Matt Jasper at the Maidstone branch The Company A regional developer focused on a high end product are expanding and are looking to grow their existing team. We are currently working with the Kent based office who operate across Kent and Sussex to find them an ambitious and dedicated Buyer. The Role Reporting in to a Commercial Director your role will include but not be limited to: Liaise with suppliers and purchase relevant building materials in accordance with site requirements and programme. Regular negotiation on prices. Ensure supply and delivery dates are adhered to. Read and take off from drawings. Producing schedules. Monitor supplier performance. Ensure all invoice queries are dealt with on a monthly basis. Provide regular progress updates to the Commercial and Production teams. About You You will have gained circa 2 years experience, ideally working for a developer, in a Buyer role. Strong negotiation and account management skills. Commercial awareness. Ability to build relationships with both Production and Commercial staff at all levels. Recent and relevant experience. Strong organisational skills with proven time management skills. What you will get in return: A very competitive day rate. Opportunity for further contracts across the Kent region. Access to a host of training course through Randstad CPE. The chance to work for a successful and expanding developer. What to do next: If you feel this role meets your expectations please click apply and upload your latest cv. If you are seeking a new role in the future please feel free to contact Randstad CPE's Maidstone branch for a confidential discussion where we can provide advice, assistance with training and update you on our latest vacancies. Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application. Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK. For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business. This job was originally posted as