This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced industrial roofing and cladding Buyer to join a great company in Hertfordshire.

About the Client:

 My client has been established for the past 60 years within the flat roofing sector. They have 2 offices which lets them cover all of England. The projects they work on could either both new build or refurb projects and can go up in value to £1million. Now they are looking to expand their procurement division with an experienced Buyer.

About the Role:

  • Placing orders for plant and equipment from procurement schedules and site requests
  • Feedback of information to estimating department
  • Sourcing of new or alternative materials
  • Producing supplier tender comparisons
  • Sending enquiries and chasing quotes
  • Arranging transfer of material/plant between sites and head office when necessary
  • Attending contract handover meetings
  • Attending contract coordination meetings
  • Opening accounts with new suppliers
  • Meeting with suppliers representatives to negotiate prices and build rapport
  • Close out of supplier related NCR’s
  • Regular liaison with the Purchasing Manager

About the Candidate:

  • Must come from a roofing and cladding background.
  • Should be based in a commutable distance to Hertfordshire.
  • At least 3 years buying experience.
  • Competent in the use of Microsoft office, in particular Word, Excel and Outlook.

Points of Appeal:

  • Great company to work for
  • Growing company
  • Progression offered


If you are interested in the above vacancy or wish to discuss any other opportunities please contact Alex Moore on 0203 640 8989 or email