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Job Title

Buyer /Purchasing MGR (Construction)


FRS Recruitment




Our client a leading fit out contractor and general construction provider are currently recruiting for a Purchasing manager. Duties: Manage the Purchase Order process across the company portfolio. Manage the search process for local suppliers of services, utilities, machinery and equipment. Negotiate and agree best price on all products purchased. Develop creative solutions for cost reduction and continuous improvement of purchasing processes and procedures. Maintaining supplier records; sending supplier set-up forms and analysing the documents returned for full completion. Implementing checks to current records for passing to finance for payment. Liaising with suppliers from around the world to source and purchase the necessary components always ensuring quality and delivery date are achieved. Placing purchase orders according to established policies and procedures. Following up on supplier purchase orders, and regular generation of supplier forecasts. Supporting finance and all other internal departments with any queries. Preparing documentation for reporting at regular supply chain meetings; evaluating supplier performance and reliability through formal reporting with defined metrics of quality, delivery and performance. The Successful Candidate: 3 to 5 years previous Purchasing experience in the Construction industry essential. Good working knowledge of materials and products used within the different functions of construction industry. You are proficient in MS Office and have strong IT Skills. Extensive knowledge of SAGE packages and Microsoft Office. To apply in strict confidence, send an updated CV to Elizabeth FRS Recruitment Kilkenny via link provided. This job originally appeared on

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70 days ago