Our client, a reputable top ten Irish contractor is seeking a Purchasing Officer for their operations in Dublin. Generous package afforded. The ideal candidate will have 3 years previous procurement experience in the construction industry and a business or commercial qualification.

Roles and responsibilities:

  • Ensure that purchasing policy and procedures are followed with regards to the purchase of materials, equipment, plant and machinery, and vendors
  • Conduct due diligence on appropriate supply chain partners and make recommendations for vendors
  • Sourcing suitable materials as per site requirements and associated spec for same
  • Agree costs and deliveries with suppliers
  • Prepare purchase orders for procuring materials, equipment, plant and machinery
  • Manage the maintenance of a database for materials, equipment, plant and machinery
  • Coordinate company-wide initiatives to improve cost-recording


  • Oversee Maintenance and Distribution of Own Plant
  • Source External Plant when required
  • Maintain Internal and External Plant Database
  • Process Plant Orders


  • Oversee External Transport
  • Oversee Own Transport Fleet
  • Produce Cost Reports as requested
  • Deal with Invoice Queries in timely manner
  • Maintain Supplier Relationships
  • Other Duties as they arise in Purchasing Dept

The successful candidate will have a highly organised approach and ability to execute complex tasks and procedures with strong attention to detail in managing information, including database and file management. Along with a proven track record of building relationships with external suppliers. This is a permanent full-time role.

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