Assistant Buyer

Adman are currently recruiting a Assistant Buyer.

Assistant Buyer

Job Reference: AB 27/0324/
Closing Date:  Wednesday 27th March 2024
Location:   Based at Adman Head Office
Contract:   Full – Time Permanent

Key Responsibilities

You will be involved and provide assistance to the purchasing team in all aspects of sourcing and procurement of a wide range of goods and services, including:

  • The processing of orders and new supplier set up
  • The preparation of enquiries and managing / developing the supply chain
  • Procuring general site materials through a range of different suppliers
  • Issuing Purchase Orders to Suppliers
  • Updating current orders on the system
  • Compiling up to date supplier price lists
  • Undertake training as required and work diligently to achieve and maintain up-to – date qualifications and knowledge associated with the Assistant Buyer role


Job Requirements – Knowledge and skills

  • Minimum of 1 year’s relevant experience in a similar role, ideally within a construction environment
  • Educated at least to A Level standard or equivalent, a relevant 3rd level qualification in a business or construction related subject would be desirable
  • Experience of purchasing through an integrated accounts software system would be desirable
  • Excellent communication skills and telephone manner
  • Strong teamwork and skills
  • Demonstrates initiative
  • Strong IT skills and experience in Microsoft packages especially Word & Excel
  • Be proactive and self -motivated
  • Good accuracy and attention to detail
  • Clean Driving licence is essential for travel to sites



  • Competitive Salary
  • Pension Scheme
  • Holiday Scheme – accrue up to 35 holidays during your first 5 years of service
  • Private Health Scheme and Cash Plan
  • Length of Service Bonus
  • Training and Development Opportunities

To apply, please email your CV along with a completed Monitoring Form to

We are an Equal Opportunities Employer.