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O'Neill & Brennan
Lower Ballymount Road, Dublin 2

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Location: County Meath
Entered: 04 June 2020
Salary: Market related
Duration: Permanent

Our client is medium sized main contractor based in Co. Meath. They have a comprehensive portfolio of experience comprising of work in the Medical Sector both  Public and Private,  New build projects for the Education sector , New Build & fit-out commercial developments. They also have a established Civil Engineering division, Agricultural Production Facilities, both Commercial and Residential Refurbishment Projects, one off new build homes and Substantial Office Blocks.

The company is seeking an experienced Purchaser/Buyer to work with the construction team over seeing a number of projects on an on-going basis. You will be responsible for the successful delivery for the projects, reporting directly to the managing director.


Primary Responsibilities as a Purchaser/Buyer

  • Conducting and coordinating purchasing support activities.
  • Develops bid specifications and requests for proposals.
  • Assist with the administration process
  • Vendor selection and outreach, receipt of responses, contract negotiation, contract development and execution, and contract management.
  • Coordinates construction projects with Company Project Managers and vendors; determines procurement needs.
  • Processes purchase orders and determine the best method for procurement of all purchases.
  • Negotiates pricing and obtains best value; complies with all legal requirements and deadlines.


As a Purchaser/Buyer you will have

  • Have at least 2-3 years’ experience in a similar role within a construction background
  • Great attention to detail
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Being a team player
  • Willing to show initiative
  • Proficiency with MS Office


If you are a Purchaser/Buyer and are considering a move please send your CV to or call Clodagh on 01 429 6792 for a confidential conversation.




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