Job Title: Buyer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, London
Salary: £35000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: Permanent
REF: HQ00020086
Contact Name: Andy Tubb
Contact Email:
Job Published: almost 2 years ago

Due to continued success and growth we are seeking to appoint a Buyer to join our team at Heathrow. You will work closely with both the Procurement Team at Head Office and the Delivery & Commercial teams at Heathrow and will be responsible for the procurement of materials, plant and subcontract to a variety of civil engineering and M&E contracts within an airport environment.

Duties include;

Material, plant and subcontract buying to support live projects
Material, plant and subcontract enquiries at tender stage
Attending project and tender review meetings
Maintaining and supplementing internal supplier data base
Negotiating and maintaining long term supplier framework agreements
Establishment of bulk discounts with principal suppliers
Regular review and updating of estimating library
Searching the market for innovations and alternative solutions
Processing data for internal management reporting and trend analysis
Savings registers
Sustainability analysis
Collation of supplier performance data
Data base supplier performance maintenance

Ideal candidates will have a background in civil engineering or construction procurement.