Location
Wendover
Vacancy Reference:
21276

About The Role

EKFB is proud to have been appointed by HS2 to deliver civil engineering works across an 80km section of the new high speed rail link between the Chiltern Tunnel and Long Itchington Wood.

 

EKFB are recruiting for a Materials Buyer to join the team in our North Chilterns Area.

 
This candidate will be allocated and assist in processing requisitions that are allocated from Causeway. You'll need to attend a daily review of these requisitions to be processed as part of a team and assist in dividing the workload accordingly.
 
We expect you to be able to keep the records auditable and up to date and you will also be required to assist in the confirmation of products and suppliers and liaising with site teams through this process.
 
You will need to support the suppliers with any queries they may have and advise the site teams on their enquiries also. You will respond accurately to finance teams and confirm as well as amend orders to enable payment of invoices.

About You

Key Skills and Qualifications:
  • Experience of using standard computer software packages and making external phone calls
  • A well organised individual with the willingness to learn
  • Administration background is needed
  • Great interpersonal skills and communication skills
  • The ability to form and maintain good working relationships with stakeholders

About Us

EKFB is a joint venture that brings together international, market leading expertise from four leading civil engineering and construction companies: Eiffage, Kier, Ferrovial Construction and BAM Nuttall. All four partners have specialist expertise in the design, construction, operation, financing and maintenance of railway networks, including the construction of one of Europe’s latest high speed rail projects. 

EKFB is proud to have been appointed by HS2 to deliver civil engineering works across an 80km section of the new high speed rail link between the Chiltern Tunnel and Long Itchington Wood. Our scope of the works includes 15 viaducts, 5km of green tunnels, 22km of road diversions, 67 overbridges and around 30 million cubic metres of excavation. EKFB is committed to improving lives, communities and the engineering and construction industry by providing sustained employment opportunities and being a good neighbour, protecting the environment and the places we work. 

If you would like to be part of our collaborative, enthusiastic and forward-thinking culture, then please apply today. 

In return, we’re offering a competitive salary & benefits.

EKFB brings together international, market leading technical expertise. We have an industry leading track record of delivering major infrastructure projects, including Crossrail, the Millau Viaduct, Mersey gateway and the Bretagne-Pays de la Loire High Speed Rail link.
We are committed to, and strongly believe in, inclusiveness and equality of opportunity. Everyone who works with EKFB has a contribution to make; this is why we welcome applications from different backgrounds, experiences and abilities. Our aim is to create an inclusive environment where everyone feels they are able to be themselves. Please contact us if there is any additional support you might require making an application. 

Please note your CV may be shared with joint venture partners on this project.

Pre-employment checks: 

It’s worth remembering that we’ll undertake the relevant/standard employment checks if you’re successful in the selection process. This includes taking up your references, as well as checking your ID, driving licence (if appropriate) and your right to work in the UK. Some roles may also be subject to further pre-employment checks.

NB. BPSS security clearance will be required (to be undertaken as part of onboarding process)

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