Salary: Negotiable

  • Portsmouth, Hampshire
  • Construction White Collar and Freelance
  • Permanent

Options Resourcing have teamed up with a rapidly expanding firm in the [Specify Industry] sector.
they are currently seeking an experienced Buyer to join our team of dedicated professionals. If you are looking to make a significant impact in a dynamic environment, this is an opportunity you won’t want to miss.
Key Responsibilities:
– Raising purchase orders for materials and component parts.
– Identifying and evaluating new vendors.
– Expediting supplier deliveries and negotiating to improve lead times
– Proactively resolving supply issues to enhance On-time-in-full performance.
– Negotiating pricing and terms with suppliers to optimize costs and deliver savings.
– Maintaining accurate purchasing data within the system for full traceability.
– Completing supplier reviews, monitoring and reporting on delivery and quality performance.
– Developing an understanding of the company’s operations and technical information in collaboration with the Design department.
– Undertaking any other duties reasonably required by management.
Essential Criteria:
– Minimum of 10 years of experience in a Purchasing or Buyer role within the Cladding/Roofing sector.
– Proficient in summarizing and effectively communicating complex information.
– High competence in Microsoft Office, particularly Excel, Word, Outlook, and PowerPoint.
Excellent numerical skills and problem-solving abilities.
– Strong time management skills with the ability to meet deadlines.
– Aptitude for creative and innovative thinking. – Strong negotiating skills.
– High integrity, as data confidentiality is crucial for this role.
– Ability to work independently and take initiative.
Desirable Criteria:
– Experience working in a time-critical environment.
– Strong communication, negotiation, and influencing skills.
– Proficiency in Excel, with an inclination toward developing your own systems and recommending procurement software.
Personality Requirements
– Positive attitude and a proactive approach to work.
– Conscientious and responsible
– Comfortable working in a team-based environment.
– Company pension.
– Death in service (3x Annual salary).
– Private Healthcare.
– On-site parking. – Company events.
– Good team environment
If you are interested in this role, please call Luke on 07754552643 or email your CV to

Job Reference: HQ00165274_1697208235

Salary: Negotiable

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