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Buyer

  • Location: Warrington, Warrington, England, WA3 6AE
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 25 days ago

  • Sector: Nuclear
  • Contact: Tim Millbank
  • Contact Email: tmillbank@nrl.co.uk
  • Contact Phone: 01942 323277
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 21 September 2021
  • Job Ref: 1037487
Working with a large Nuclear project, NRL are looking for a Buyer to work on a 6 month contract based in Warrington.

The Role:
Buyer reporting to the Supply Chain Manager. Responsible for the procurement of goods/materials for the project including direct and indirect materials to meet the programme and commercial requirements of the project. Additional activities will include:
  • Preparation of Invitation to Tenders, including inputting in to procurement strategy documents as required.
  • Preparation of Subcontract Procurement Strategy documents for identified packages
  • Carrying out tender evaluations and conducting negotiations to enable the shortlisting of suppliers

You will need:
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office programmes, particularly Word and Excel.
  • Experience of transactional, construction related procurement activities.
  • Experience with the Ariba supply chain system.
  • Experience with Smart Material software.
  • Experience within a construction related environment (within a highly regulated industry) on projects greater than £100m is preferable
  • Experience of working within a JV environment is preferable
  • The role will require excellent organisational, transactional procurement and administrative skills , a measured approach to decision making and the ability to ensure best value at all times

What's in it for you?:
  • Competitive hourly rate
  • 6 month contract
  • Work on a high profile project