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Senior Buyer

Up to c£30,200


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Senior Buyer, Hull, salary circa £30,200 + Pension (depending on skills and experience), 37 hours, 25 days holiday.

Arlington Moore is working on behalf of a highly prestigious, award winning company based in Hull. This company offers a vast array of services and has an impressive portfolio of clients. Due to internal movement they are looking to appoint a Senior Buyer to complement their busy purchasing team.

Reporting to the Procurement Manager you will be responsible for the following;

Providing an efficient and cost effective procurement service

Ensuring that Value for Money is achieved

Reviewing systems & procedures, making recommendations and implementing change

Assisting the Procurement Manager in planning & implementing strategic procurement strategies across the full business

Working on multiple projects

Working closely with other departments within the business to promote continuous evolvement, ensuring a structured supply chain is maintained

Providing support & commercial advice and assisting in leading the Procurement process for high value, high risk Capital schemes

Identifying new suppliers, agreeing terms and negotiating supply agreements

In liaison with the Procurement Manager developing and establishing strategic relationships

Management of a small team and budgets


Experience of working within construction or a similar field such as engineering, caravans, holiday homes etc.

CIPS is desirable but not essential

A proven track record within the construction industry; experience of: tendering processes, product value engineering, resolving disputes, subcontractor engagement and contract management: desirable

Ability to work under pressure on a number of projects to deadlines and deliver on time, quality and cost

Please note that we will try to respond to you, however if you have not heard from us within 14 days then you have been unsuccessful on this occasion. All applications are treated confidentially and on no occasion will we pass your CV on to a third party without speaking with you.

This role has been advertised by Arlington Moore Supply Chain & Logistics which is a division of Arlington Moore. Arlington Moore has been established since 2006 recruiting throughout the UK.