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Roofing and Cladding Senior Buyer/ Procurement ManagerConstruction

An industry leading company in the roofing and cladding industry requires a senior buyer/ procurement manager based out of their Manchester office. The client is looking for a hands-on, enthusiastic individual who will be involved and invested in the company’s ongoing contracts and overall success.

About the Client:

The client has been active in the roofing and cladding sector for over 20 years an established client base and consistent work across the UK.

About the Role:

  • Providing prices for all materials included in project plans and drawings and oversee procurement process.
  • Identifying potential suppliers and new products
  • Contacting a range of suppliers and sub?contractors to obtain quotations and agree delivery times
  • Keeping detailed records and maintaining a well?organised work schedule
  • Assessing the reliability of sub?contractors and suppliers
  • Dealing effectively with challenges with suppliers and the flow of materials
  • Ensuring compliance with the safety, health and environment requirements of materials and services
  • Providing advice to the management team on the predicted cost of individual items
  • Liaising closely with the estimating team at the tendering stage to ensure that an accurate project cost is provided
  • Preparing and maintaining cost reports in order to maximise efficiency within the business
  • Negotiating and agreeing the most favorable terms possible with suppliers once a contract has been secured

About the Candidate:

  • Must have experience in purchasing for facades/ roofing products and equipment
  • Flexible self-starter with ability to prioritise
  • Analytical and problem-solving skills
  • PC literate

Points of Appeal:

  • Company car/ vehicle
  • Freedom within the role
  • Competitive salary
  • Company with a full order book nationwide


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