Senior Buyer

  • Anywhere


Senior Buyer with 5 years’+ experience required to join a leading Civil Engineering company. Ideally the successful candidate will have worked in a similar role previously within civils/building, but we will consider candidates coming from something similar. This role can be based out of Cork or Limerick.


  • Based in head office with visiting role to all active sites.
  • Promote health, safety and environmental issues on all sites to ensure the highest standards are achieved and maintained.
  • Identify and implement strategies that enable procurement to continually improve projects.
  • Assist in the delivery of best practice procurement for plant and materials.
  • Develop effective and appropriate relationships with key suppliers based on the agreed strategy and manage supplier performance that promotes continuous improvement.
  • Select appropriate suppliers who can deliver the service that best meets the purchasing strategy and assures contract compliance and deliverables.
  • Manage and agree credit limits with suppliers.
  • Carry out a monthly stock take and advise the QS on the value of stock.
  • Obtain DOP information from suppliers to allow project meet BCAR obligations.
  • Obtain all DOP certification where applicable and file for the design team for sign off.
  • Manage specialist supplies in conjunction with site QS.
  • Maintain site asset register.


  • Salary €90k – €100k DOE
  • Benefits package

If you are a Senior Buyer considering a career move, please feel free to send your CV or contact Lisa Cullen on 086-0119146 for a confidential discussion. GPC will not send any applicants CV’s to clients without a full discussion and prior consent. GPC is a specialist construction recruitment consultancy based in Dublin with 24 years’ experience working in the recruitment of construction professionals within Ireland and Internationally.