Senior Subcontracts Buyer

Posted 04 June 2024
Salary €90000 - €100000 per annum + bonus & perks
Job type Permanent
Discipline Construction
Contact NameChris Quinn

Job description

Vickerstock are working in partnership with a construction firm based in Dublin on the appointment of a Senior Quantity Surveyor.

Reporting directly to the Procurement Lead you will be managing a large portfolio of subcontractors.

What's in it for you?

  • Starting salary of up to €100,000
  • Annual bonus of up to 15%
  • €10,000 car allowance
  • Full private health-care cover
  • 1 day working form home option
  • 35 days holiday (10 bank holidays)
  • 5% pension
  • Other additional perks

In your new role:

  • Work closely with all other members of the procurement team with a big focus on continuous improvement and a strategic mindset
  • Identify and implement improvements to current procurement processes
  • Frequently liaise with Project Managers, Technical Teams, Cost Planning departments to ensure the smooth running of the procurement department
  • Carry out Category Plans for Key Sub-Contract Packages identifying and managing risks as well as opportunities within the supply chain
  • Review of Sub-contract Packages to ensure scope of works captured is consistent with company standard details and scopes
  • Complete tender analysis and bench-marking of returned tenders for high value and strategic subcontractor and supplier packages, including senior level commercial negotiations
  • Support data analysis and reporting objectives of the Procurement department

What you will need to succeed:

  • A minimum of 7 years experience working in a Senior QS role
  • Sound technical knowledge of all modern methods of construction
  • Good IT & Microsoft Office skills

For a confidential conversation on how Vickerstock can support you with your next move, get in touch with Chris our Supply Chain specialist today.