Permanent
Estimating
Interiors
South East
£35,000 - £55,000

Buyer - Interior Fit Out

Ref: 10215| Posted: 25th Mar 2021

 

Brief Outline

 

  • An industry leading company in the interior fit out sector requires a Buyer/ procurement manager based out of their Kent office.

 

  • The client is looking for a hands-on, enthusiastic individual who will be involved and invested in the company’s ongoing contracts and overall success.

 

About our Client

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  • The client has been active in the interiors sector for over 20 years an established client base and consistent work across the UK.

About the Role

 

  • Providing prices for all materials included in project plans and drawings and oversee procurement process.
  • Identifying potential suppliers and new products
  • Contacting a range of suppliers and sub‐contractors to obtain quotations and agree delivery times
  • Keeping detailed records and maintaining a well‐organised work schedule
  • Assessing the reliability of sub‐contractors and suppliers
  • Dealing effectively with challenges with suppliers and the flow of materials
  • Ensuring compliance with the safety, health and environment requirements of materials and services
  • Providing advice to the management team on the predicted cost of individual items
  • Liaising closely with the estimating team at the tendering stage to ensure that an accurate project cost is provided
  • Preparing and maintaining cost reports in order to maximise efficiency within the business
  • Negotiating and agreeing the most favourable terms possible with suppliers once a contract has been secured


 

 

About the Candidate

 

  • Must have experience in purchasing for interiors products and equipment
  • Flexible self-starter with ability to prioritise 
  • Analytical and problem-solving skills 
  • PC literate

 

Points of Appeal

  • Freedom within the role
  • Clear route to higher management level 
  • Competitive salary
  • Company with a full order book