Senior Buyer

Contact Niamh Kedney
  • Salary: €50,000 - €65,000
  • Location: IrelandLeinsterOffaly
  • Sector: Construction & Civils

Our client are seeking a Senior Buyer to join their team in Galway. Our client are a growing Electrical Contracting company working nationwide in Ireland across commercial and industrial projects.

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  • Someone who has built up relationships in the industry for bulk buying
  • Primarily to agree material prices with suppliers and assist in developing the purchasing process
  • Provide functional assistance in support of Purchase Order system
  • Support the Construction Sites with the receipting of delivery dockets
  • Preparing RFQ’s and evaluations
  • Developing supply chain relationships.
  • Provide efficient and accurate administrative support to the Procurement Department
  • Report weekly and monthly data and information to site & management teams
  • Support development of in-house procedures/systems.


  • Relevant 3rd level qualification or equivalent electrical trade background advantageous.
  • Minimum 2-3 years’ experience in a purchasing/buying role required
  • Engineering experience advantageous but not essential
  • Healthcare & pharma buyer experience would be advantageous but not essential
  • Experience and background in Electrical Industry would be ideal
  • Knowledge of / experience in the construction industry would be advantageous
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills essential
  • Excellent IT skills essential – knowledge of SAP B1 would be advantageous
  • Ability to work on own initiative and to tight deadlines
  • Electrically biased buyer on Medium / large scale construction projects

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