Job Description

Materials Co-ordinator / Construction Buyer
Salary: 20 - 22K D.O.E.
Location: Redditch

The Company:
Our client a are Building Restoration Specialists working within insurance claim repairs.
Due to continued expansion, they have an exciting opportunity for a Materials Co-ordinator /Construction Buyer to work within their office based in Redditch.

They pride themselves on being a forward-thinking company that encourages career development and progression. We believe every member of our team plays an integral part in the success and continuous growth of the company. With a focused yet enjoyable office atmosphere, we are committed to creating a positive, open workplace for our team to learn
and grow.

The Role - Materials Co-ordinator / Construction Buyer:
The role is varied, with the opportunity to develop your skills within the industry.
This includes but is not limited to:
Working closely with Customers and Project Managers to obtain material choices for
Working closely with the Accounts Manager to process invoices and credit notes.
Raising purchase orders
Ordering materials for jobs and scheduling deliveries.
Building and maintaining relationships with suppliers and wholesalers.
Maintaining relevant databases as required.
Working to strict SLA's.
Regularly checking stores to keep track of materials collected.
Arranging returns.
Ensure the registering, issuing, scanning and filing of documents.
General office duties.

The Ideal Candidate - Materials Co-ordinator / Construction Buyer:
The ideal applicant would have experience in either a building merchant or logistics background who has good industry knowledge. The ideal candidate will be somebody organised, eager to learn with good numeracy skills.

Attributes we are looking for:
Must have relevant experience within logistics.
Previous administration experience within a construction environment would be
Must be proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Powerpoint)
Must be competent in Maths, preferably a B grade GCSE.
Tidy and presentable appearance.
Experience working within the insurance industry would be an advantage.
Must have the ability to work effectively on your own and as part of a team.