Purchaser Required

Job Title: Purchaser
Your Ref:
Category: Construction, Site Agent
Sector: Civil
Location Description: Ireland & UK 
Actual Location(s): Dublin
Duration: Permanent 
Pay: Negotiable 
Your Contact: Garvan Ward, email: wardg@priority.ie

Job Description: Priority Construction seek a Purchaser with knowledge and experience of the Civil Engineering Industry.

The successful candidate will be responsible for:

  • 6 years + experience in the construction industry 
  • Experience with procurement systems
  • Ensure that purchasing policy and procedures are followed with regards to the purchase of materials, equipment, plant and machinery, and vendors
  • Negotiates pricing and obtain best value; complies with all legal requirements and deadlines.
  • Conduct due diligence on appropriate supply chain partners and make recommendations for vendors
  • Sourcing suitable materials as per site requirements 
  • Agree costs & deliveries with suppliers
  • Prepare purchase orders for procuring materials, equipment, plant and machinery
  • Manage the maintenance of a database for materials, equipment, plant and machinery
  • Source External Plant when required
  • Maintain Internal & External Plant Database - Process Plant Orders General
  • Assist with obtaining quotes at Tender Stage for the Estimating Department
  • Oversee External Transport
  • Oversee Own Transport Fleet
  • Produce Cost Reports as requested
  • Deal with Invoice Queries in timely manner
  • Maintain Supplier Relationships
  • Other Duties as they arise in Purchasing Dept

Priority Construction Limited is a CPD accredited company and is committed to learning and development. As an employee you can expect to build on your experience and skills in a supportive and challenging environment. Priority Construction Ltd. are an equal opportunities employer.

Screening questions

Do you have experience and knowledge of the Civil Engineering Industry?
Do you have 6 years + experience in the Civil Engineering Industry?