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Sector: Construction | Job Type: Permanent | Salary: £35K - £40K + Package

Material Buyer – Glazed Partitions and Bespoke Joinery - £40K + Package



  • 25 days leave + Bank Holidays
  • £35 – 40K + Package
  • Great Working Environment
  • Bespoke Commercial Fit Out Projects


The Client:

  • Our client is the leading specialist in glazed partitions, glass sliding doors and joinery designs, manufactures and installs partitioning to the highest possible standards.
  • Our client has won numerous awards for the quality of their projects and their products they manufacture.
  • Our client is not only the leading specialist sub-contractor of glazed and glass partitions, they also offer a great work environment and team atmosphere. Our client has high staff retention rate with well over a third of the employees having worked for the company for ten years or more.
  • Our client actively encourages career development and promotion from within and prides itself on their award winning training programmes.
  • Due to a recent influx of projects in the buoyant London market my client now requires as Buyer to join their purchasing team in their head office in East London


The Role:

  • Material Buyers will ensure that materials and supplies are sourced and delivered in the most cost effective and timely manner. 
  • Material Buyers will be supporting the business in work winning by providing sound advice on the cost and availability of materials.



  • Buyers will support the Operations Team in achieving project delivery by ensuring timely delivery of all required materials and supplies
  • Processing Orders – material and plant
  • Sourcing requested material/plant
  • Confirming items on requisitions with site
  • Maintaining good relations in all dealings with suppliers and attend supplier meetings
  • Ensure full awareness of materials available in glazed partitions, glass and joinery market place
  • Strive to eliminate or reduce waste to minimise excess materials on site


The Person:

·         Material Buyers will possess excellent numeracy and literacy skills, with a good eye for detail

·         Buyers will have a background in glass partitions, glazing and joinery

·         The ability to produce high quality work coupled with good team working skills

·         Good computer skills – Excel, Word and good communication skills –verbal & written

·         Good time manager, organised, with a proven ability to prioritise effectively

·         Buyers will have good record keeping and professional approach

·         Ability to develop & maintain relationships with suppliers

·         Confident to communicate via telephone and face to face with a natural flare for negotiation



Material Buyer – Glazed Partitions and Bespoke Joinery - £40K + Package 

0207 609 7769

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