Persimmon Homes North Midlands requires an experienced Senior Buyer with housebuilding experience, to join our Commercial team based at our office in Leicester. They must be able to schedule materials off drawings accurately, raise purchase orders and to produce material cost analysis to ensure competitive prices. They also need to carry out tender comparisons, compiling site material budgets, carry out cost to complete for sites to ensure they are on budget, deal with all purchasing queries from site to ensure build programmes are achieved and liaise with other departments.
The successful candidate will preferably have experience in house building in a similar role
The successful candidate should be able to demonstrate sound purchasing skills, effective cost control/reconciliation skills and reliability. They must have Commercial awareness, an eye for detail and a positive attitude along with being a team player, organised and enthusiastic. The applicant should also be ambitious and determined to build a long term career with this progressive regional business.
Competitive Salary, Company Car/Car Allowance, Pension, Life Assurance, Bonus & Health Care