Steel Buyer – Structural Engineering

  • East Midlands
  • Permanent
  • Nottinghamshire
  • Posted 1 week ago
  • £32000 - £37000 per annum
  • 00039028
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STEEL BUYER – STRUCTURAL ENGINEERING (Multi-disciplined, bespoke manufacturing)

I’m looking to recruit a well versed Steel Buyer to join a market leading, multi-discipline engineering company who specialise in an array of structural steel and fabrication.

As part of their continuous growth and development, they are looking to recruit a Steel Buyer who will assist with the supply of raw materials, finished goods and a varied portfolio or services.


Alfreton, Annesley, Hucknall, Ilkeston, Kirkby-in-Ashfield, Mansfield, Nottingham, Ripley, Sutton-in-Ashfield


  • £32k – £37k (Depending on Experience)
  • Contributory Pension
  • Internal progression
  • To be a part of a market leading and financially secure company
  • 25 Days Annual Leave & Statutory Holidays

As a Steel Buyer your role will be:

  • Key member of the purchasing team
  • Source and purchase structural steel related materials from stockholders or steel mills
  • Place orders in a timely manner
  • Work closely with suppliers monitoring their performance through key metrics
  • Negotiate key contracts
  • Implement continuous improvement and cost reduction activities throughout the supply chain

The ideal Steel Buyer will be:

  • Commercially astute with the ability to think strategically
  • Previous experience working in the steel industry and a variey of heavy fabrication – essential
  • Excellent knowledge of different grades of steel
  • A dynamic personality with the attitude to always do better
  • The ability to work autonomously
  • Ability to communicate and engage with people across all levels
  • Working towards becoming a member of CIPS (beneficial)
  • Degree educated in relevant discipline


Sound like the role for you? To be considered, please click on the link provided and submit an application. If you would like any further information about this vacancy before applying, please feel free to contact me, Caroline Alves, on 0116 242 3601 or email at

Good luck!

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