Assistant Buyer

16th February 2018

Founded in 1978, Clark Contracts Ltd is a privately owned main contractor with six operating divisions; Construction, Fit Out, Small Works, Retail, Maintenance and Manufactured Joinery. We employ over 250 people with offices in the East and West of Scotland.

An excellent opportunity has arisen within Clark Contracts for an Assistant Buyer.

Role & Responsibilities

  • Working within the existing buying team servicing the various divisions of the company
  • Purchasing of site materials, the hiring of plant and the sourcing of agency labour at competitive commercial rates
  • Working with the Estimating and Surveying Departments to advise on budgets and expenditure on contracts
  • Sourcing accommodation and arranging travel as and when required
  • Assisting to provide monthly reports against budgets on contracts ranging from £50k to £10m
  • Continually striving for opportunities to maximise margins and to improve the buying process
  • Fully embrace the companies Customers 1st campaign to continually improve the way we deal with our Customers

This is a full time, permanent position and it will be based at our head office in Paisley. For more information please email 


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