Senior Buyer

  • Anywhere

Senior Buyer (Construction)

Senior Buyer with 5 years’+ experience required to join a leading developer to work primarily from their Dublin head office. Ideally the successful candidate will have worked in a similar role previously with a contractor / developer, but we will consider candidates coming from a building merchants background or something similar.



  • Based in head office with visiting role to all active sites.
  • Manage, direct & guide assistant / Junior buyer and ensure continuous development within
  • their role
  • 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.



  • €50K – €60K
  • Benefits package


If you are an Senior Buyer considering a career move, send your CV or contact Declan Hasson 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 with 23 years’ experience based in Dublin.