Vacancy Detail


Salary: Negotiable
Location: Edinburgh
Ref: GGCB09
Job description

Your New Company

A well respected Social Housing and Regeneration Company based in Edinburgh with an ever increasing pipeline of new and interesting projects

Your New Role

Duties will include:

Receiving all relevant information from the Construction team, including plans from the technical department.
Review all such information and seeks clarification on queries liaising with Contracts Managers, Design and site management team.
Abstract relevant materials on standard take off sheets from drawings. Initiates the materials requisition procedure with all requisitions in accordance with the specification.
Maintain records of take-offs and assists in resolving queries and re-measures if requested.
Liaise with site teams over particular material requirements.
Attend design, site pre-start and site liaison meetings with site management teams as requested.
Advise site teams of material lead times and assists in scheduling deliveries for long-dated materials.
Provide advice on cost implications of actual and proposed specification changes.
Maintain and assist in updating the library database when changes are made to specifications or house types.

What You Will Need to Succeed

Previous Buying experience as well as excellent written and verbal communication skills, have a strong understanding of construction principles and have a full driving licence for travel to sites when required.

What You Will Get In Return

A competitive Salary and an opportunity to join a business with a growing presence within the Scottish social housing market.