Assistant Buyer - 9 month FTC (Maternity Cover)

Location: Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Salary: £Competitive
Reference: PH / 13581
Job Type: Contract
Sector: Purchasing
Closing date: 11/02/2021

The company

Brewster Partners are working with our client who are based on the outskirts of Rotherham, to recruit for an Assistant Buyer on a 9 month fixed term contract to cover maternity leave.

Reporting directly to the Senior Buyer and working closely with the procurement team, you will be required to support the Commercial, Technical and Production departments by delivering an effective plant and material purchasing function.

The job

  • Maintaining supplier data-bases, making sure price schedules are up to date.
  • Raise and place material and plant orders.
  • Evaluation and clarification of quotations.
  • Assist with invoicing and accounting issues.
  • General administration duties – collecting data for production teams of regular KPI’s.

The person

  • Construction related background preferred.
  • Previous experience within procurement/buying essential.
  • Ability to read and understand construction drawings and specifications.
  • Good organisational and planning skills.
  • Construction or Procurement related qualification desirable.
  • Computer literate.
  • Driving License.

The benefits

  • 9 month maternity contract.
  • Hours of work Monday – Friday 8am – 4:30pm.
  • Remote working – however will be required to work in the office when possible.
  • Competitive basic salary.
  • Free onsite parking.
  • Accessible location.


Paige Hudson
Senior Recruitment Consultant
Brewster Partners Recruitment Group

T: 01302 308 040
M: 07807 284 534


To apply for this job, please send your CV to the email above or to quoting "Vacancy: Assistant Buyer - 9 month FTC (Maternity Cover), Reference: PH / 13581". Thank you for your interest.