Assistant Buyer

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Assistant Buyer – New Build Housing


Up to £35,000 + Package

Approach Personnel are pleased to be working with a National Housing Developer who are looking for an Assistant Buyer to join their Liverpool Office to support the Procurement Team.


Raise and place material/plant orders in accordance with operating procedures
Resolve supplier queries/disputes 
Support supplier development 
Regular visits to suppliers 
Preparation of enquiry documents in accordance with requisitions and demand schedules
Support Strategic Category procurement activities including leading sub-categories as instructed
Evaluation and clarification of quotations
Maintaining / keep up to date price schedules and supplier databases
Assist resolution of invoicing and accounting issues
Administer the collation of data for production of regular Key Performance Indicators
The ideal candidate

Flexible approach
Skilled in relationship building and stakeholder engagement
Enthusiastic, self-motivated, solutions focused approach
Prepared to work within a large geographical area
Excellent level of numeracy and skilled in verbal and written communications
High level of computer literacy in MS Office
Able to act decisively, use sound judgement and move with pace towards goals
Construction related qualification (ONC / HNC). or willing to work towards professional qualification
Due to the volume of applications we receive we are not always able to reply to each applicant.

If you have not heard from us within 7 days please feel free to contact us on (phone number removed).

Please apply below or email your CV to
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