Industrial Roofing

Procurement Assistant

Ref: 10580| Posted: 6th Oct 2021

Brief Overview

This is a fantastic opportunity for a Procurement Assistant to join a Roofing & cladding specialist sub-contractor based in the Glasgow



£20k to £25k


About our Client

My client is a great industrial roofing and cladding specialist sub-contractor based in Glasgow. They work on projects up to £10million which consist of roofing, cladding and rainscreen systems. Now they are looking to add a Procurement Assistant to their team.


About the Role

  • Placing orders for plant and equipment from procurement schedules and site requests;
  • Feedback of information to estimating department;
  • Sourcing of new or alternative materials;
  • Producing supplier tender comparisons;
  • 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;


About the Candidate           


Ideally have some purchasing experience for a construction business

Good IT skills - experienced in the use of Microsoft Office and Microsoft Project

Highly detailed focussed with a ‘right first time’ attitude

Resilient & Tenacious

Excellent communication skills – verbal and written


Points of Appeal 

Great company to work for
Progression within the company
Interesting projects