Assistant Site Buyer

Assistant Site Buyer

Job Title: Assistant Site Buyer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Gloucestershire, England
Salary: £150 - £200 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH12780_1542649831
Contact Name: Saleh Sattar
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 19, 2018 17:50

Job Description

Assistant Site Buyer


3 months contract

£ Neg per day

Astute Technical Recruitment are seeking a Assistant Site Buyer to work on in conjunction with the Commercial Manager to support in the procurement processes for a renewable energy site. The Assistant Site Buyer will be based at site and be expected to maintain the client account, cover procurement duties at site which would include site buying.

The typical daily responsibilities would include:

  • Sourcing and negotiating selected supplier/subcontract contracts with the input of the Commercial Manager.
  • Develop quotes.
  • Ensure follow up of the contract.
  • Ensure contract conditions are applied consistently.
  • Update cost logs
  • Prepare budgeting and cost reports on all purchases
  • Provided general administrative support to the Commercial Manager

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Experience of site based purchasing with a construction or engineering company.
  • Excellent time management skills combined with the ability to prioritise and reprioritise in a constantly changing environment.
  • Strong enough experience to work on their own initiative.
  • Have demonstrable proficiency in MS Excel.

For more on this role or to apply call Saleh on 02392 288209 or email

Astute Technical Recruitment Limited are acting as an employment agency in relation to this vacancy. We do not discriminate on the grounds of age, race, gender, disability, creed or sexual orientation and comply with all relevant UK legislation. We encourage applications from individuals from all backgrounds but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK and Europe. We endeavour to get back to everyone, however, if you have not heard anything after 7 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.