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M&E Buyer

  • Location

    Southampton, Hampshire

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  • Contact:

    Sam Nixon

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  • Published:

    6 months ago

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  • Startdate:

    April / May

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1st Step are currently working with an M&E Contractor based on the South Coast who are looking to recruit and Electrically Biased M&E Buyer.

They are looking to expand their buying department in their Southampton office with the additional M&E Buyer. Ideally, they are looking for a minimum of 3 years' experience within the Building Services sector.

They company are turning over in excess of £130 million M&E across the UK working across various project types. These include; Commercial, Mixed Use, Data Centres, MOD, Health & Education and others.

Typical duties include:

  • Manage M&E Sub-Contract & Material packages
  • Identify & seek key suppliers to deliver project packages
  • Carry out aspects of procurement activities
  • Identify & select suppliers
  • Negotiation
  • Meet price targets
  • Placing orders
  • Scheduling to program & site logistics
  • Financial rationalisation of self-delivery versus subcontracting packages.
  • Liaise with project teams, planners to manage procurement schedule.
  • Reporting directly to Procurement Director

My client is interviewing candidates for these positions over the next 1-3 weeks for an April start or potentially sooner for the right candidate.

Please let me know if you would be interested in discussing this role and company further.