Senior Buyer - Derby

Derby, Derbyshire
£40,000.00 to £50,000.00 Plus Package
13 Dec 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

A growing, well respected, affordable housing contractor working across the Midlands is seeking an experienced Buyer to hit the ground running in this new role.

This business is going from strength to strength and has faced positive growth with future plans across multiple disciplines. The Commercial team is looking to add to their existing team of four Surveyors with a Senior Buyer. This experienced professional will report directly into the Managing Surveyor. They are looking for an experienced Buyer who will enhance their Commercial team based in Derbyshire. Previous residential building experience is preferred due to the fast-paced environment and busy work load. This professional will be the only Buyer for the region.

It is important that you can demonstrate good cost control ability and possess commercial acumen. This role is key to their procurement process so you must be able to manage multiple materials enquiries and have strong negotiation skills.

You will be expected to liaise with Surveyors and suppliers along with other departments in this Senior Buyer role. This role is pivotal to the Commercial department to ensure speed and accuracy when compiling land appraisals. The successful candidate will be organised, methodical, and have great negotiating skills, which can be utilised under pressure. This company are also market leading when it comes to their salary and staff retention.

Offering £40,000 - £50,000 plus extensive benefits package, if this Senor Buyer role is for you, please send your CV to or call 07795547888. To view our other jobs in Buying, please visit our website or our Linked In page Taylor Herrick Recruitment.