Junior Mechanical Buyer

  • Job Reference: ZBD1
  • Date Posted: 19 March 2024
  • Recruiter: Magenta Recruitment Ltd
  • Location: Hertfordshire
  • Remote Working: Some remote working possible
  • Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: See some benefits incl. in description
  • Sector: Building Services, Construction
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Duration: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Zoe Black
  • Email: zoe.black@magrec.co.uk
  • Telephone: 02085473399

Job Description

Elevate your career with a pivotal role in a prestigious construction firm renowned for its commitment to excellence and growth within the highly competitive construction industry. This multi-trade enterprise has flourished over time and now undertaking construction projects valued up to £25m. The firm's success is built on the foundation of its exceptional personnel and the enduring relationships with its clientele, underpinned by a steadfast adherence to industry compliance, rigorous site auditing, and a passion for technical innovation.

Currently, the firm seeks a meticulous and dynamic individual to join its procurement team as a Mechanical Buyer/Assistant Mechanical Buyer, stationed in Stevenage. This role offers a generous salary ranging from £35,000 to £45,000, complemented by a suite of benefits including Death in Service, engaging social events, and Private Health care.

The selected candidate will play a crucial role in supporting the Procurement Manager to execute the procurement strategy effectively. Responsibilities encompass sourcing quotations, adjudicating supply chain proposals, and ensuring the timely procurement of materials, plant, and equipment within budgetary constraints for project fulfilment.

Key Skills and Experience Required:

- Demonstrable team-oriented mindset.
- Exceptional communication skills, enabling effective collaboration with internal teams and external suppliers.
- Flexibility and adaptability to meet the dynamic needs of the role.
- Acute attention to detail to ensure precision in all procurement activities.

Technical Criteria:

- Proficiency in mechanical and electrical building services products and materials.
- A minimum of three years' experience within an M&E contractor environment or a merchant/supplier role in the supply chain.
- Established relationships within the supply chain.
- Competent in Microsoft 365 software, particularly Excel, Word, Outlook, and Teams.

This role is not merely a job but a chance to be part of a company that values its people as the cornerstone of its success. If you possess the skills and experience outlined and are ready to contribute to a company that embraces progress and values your professional development, please apply to join this dynamic team.