Trainee Buyer

Job Title: Trainee Buyer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Exeter
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum, Benefits: holiday, pension, bonus etc
Start Date: 2019-04-15 00:00:00
Reference: 071903
Contact Name: Abi Mennell
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 07, 2019 15:10

Job Description

Are you looking for a career in buying / procurement?
Interested in working for a construction company?
Do you have a HNC or would you like to do a HNC?
Are you looking for your next opportunity that can offer stability and long term progression in a buying role?
A leading housing developer is looking to expand their commercial team with an enthusiastic and driven Trainee or Graduate. This developer is able to offer structured training, personal development PLUS funding for your HNC!!

To compliment their existing team this company are seeking a motivated  individual to support the senior members of the buying team  on various residential new build projects across the South West Region.

You will initially shadow an experienced member of staff in order to learn the systems, processes and procurement procedure as well as getting to grips with the residential industry. You will support with admin related tasks, attend site meetings and support the senior buyers. 

Being a buyer means, you are responsible for purchasing materials, organising site labour and hiring plant machinary.  Communication and negotiation is key within this role, you will strive to achieve the best prices buy building relationships with suppliers and creating/agreeing long term agreements. 
This is a fantastic opportunity to commence your career. Ideally you will have a background in admin and procurement however this is not essential. A keen interest in the housebuilding and construction, any experience in the industry would be advantageous to your application.

You might be an individual who has recently graduated and looking for your first role in construction, I would love to hear from you!

One Click Apply or feel free to call 01392 314 052 and speak to Abi

Salary offer is competitive at £18,000 – £21,000 PA Doe, plus 24 days holiday (and bank holidays), Pension, bonus and the opportunity to purchase more holiday if you wish.

Job Title: Trainee Buyer / Graduate
Type: Permanent
Location: Exeter
Salary: £18 - £21k  + plus funding & company benefits

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