Full Time, Permanent
We are a leading innovative and sustainable provider of mechanical and electrical engineering solutions. We offer full design, installation and construction services from conception to completion using the latest technology and software, with offices across three continents and a client base that spreads over fourteen sectors.
Since Designer Group was established in 1992, we have reached many significant international milestones that have attributed to our global presence and success. Having completed more than 800 projects, we are a confident and energetic business with strong foundations.
Whilst we maybe a fairly new entrant to the data center market, we certainly have a dedicated, ambitious team, recognised by clients for outstanding commitment to quality and delivery.
A transparent, values lead business that invests heavily in our people, always going the extra mile to deliver.
Our success is founded upon a set of open, honest values that focus on our people, our clients and their goals.
Safe, Trust, Respect, Challenge and Deliver
Our values are who we are, what we stand for, and how we behave. We ask our people to embrace these behaviours and adopt this approach in the way they go about their work, every day. Our values are the foundation for our competitive intentions. They guide our decision making, shape our goals and underpin the execution of our strategy and vision. We promise to be a value led business where you can build a long and rewarding career and our behaviour reflects this.
We currently have an exciting opportunity for a bright, dynamic and driven, Senior Buyer to work within Designer Group’s UK and newly formed Data Centre business, supporting the delivery of the overall business 2025 growth strategy.
The role is permanent on a full-time basis, working from our office based in Watford, there may be a requirement for occasional travel to our European projects.
The Senior Buyer will have ideally worked within construction, specifically Mechanical and Electrical services and have international buying experience.
The successful candidate will have proven experience of supporting a business during a significant growth period, whilst ensuring current processes and procedures are fit for purpose and developed accordingly to support both the UK and Datacentre business. Reporting to the Head of Procurement and working within a small procurement whilst ensuring strong relationships with the project teams and supply chain.
Knowledge/Qualifications and Experience
The successful person will……
Designer Group is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.