Curtain Walling
North West

Buyer - Facades

Ref: 10436| Posted: 2nd Jul 2021

Brief Overview

This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Buyer to join a fantastic façade contractor based in the North West.


£35k to £45k

About our Client

My client is a specialist façade sub-contractor based in the North West. They have offices in the UK and internationally and work on some very interesting projects. Now they are looking to expand their UK team with a Buyer.

About the Role

  • Placing orders for plant and equipment from procurement schedules and site requests.
  • Placing of global material orders from tender information.
  • Feedback of information to estimating department.
  • Sourcing of new or alternative materials.
  • Producing supplier tender comparisons.
  • Producing project cost/value reports.
  • Sending enquiries and chasing quotes.
  • Arranging transfer of material/plant between sites and head office when necessary.
  • Attending contract handover meetings.
  • Attending contract coordination meetings.
  • Opening accounts with new suppliers.
  • Meeting with suppliers’ representatives to negotiate prices and build rapport;
  • Instigating and finalising Supplier Performance Reviews
  • Close out of supplier related NCR’s
  • Regular liaison with the Purchasing Manager.


About the Candidate           

Must come from a facade background

Be based in the North West

Experienced in the use of Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook packages.

Points of Appeal 

Great company to work for
Progression within the company
Interesting projects