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Morgan Sindall Infrastructure
Vacancy title
Trainee Buyer
Contract type
Full time permanent

Trainee Buyer

Location: Rugby

Talented people are the key to our success

About us:

Would you like to work for a progressive and ambitious company which is also one of the most successful within the UK construction and infrastructure industry? 

Morgan Sindall provides national construction and infrastructure services to private and public sector customers across a comprehensive range of markets. We aim to create great results for our customers, partners and ourselves.


We are currently recruiting for a talented, motivated and ambitious Trainee Buyer to join our growing team in Rugby.

As a trainee buyer you will procure materials, goods and services to programme and to the commercial advantage of the company and report as directed and provide input into pre-construction process as directed.


  • Purchase materials to specification
  • Ensure supply to programme
  • Maintain existing supply base
  • Control and report on budgetary status on individual projects as required
  • Promote improvements to and ensure compliance with safety, health, sustainability and quality requirements and expectations
  • Ensure compliance of materials and services to specification
  • Prepare and issue reports as required
  • Input to pre-construction process as required
  • Support purchasing strategy
  • Monitor and feedback on supplier performance
  • Ensure regular communication with suppliers



  • Previous procurement experience is essential ideally in a construction environment
  • Working towards membership of the Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply (CIPS) or equivalent qualification, knowledge, skills and training



We have a great opportunity for you to join our customer focused team where you can grow your skills and progress in your career. We are looking for people who share our passion on delivering exceptional customer service whilst also being able to work within a fun and hardworking team environment. Talented people are the key to our success, so if this sounds like you, apply now.

We can potentially consider certain types of flexible working in this role for the right candidate, subject to meeting business needs.

Morgan Sindall is an equal opportunities employer and has been accredited with the Positive About Disabled People ‘Two Ticks’ accreditation.  We are also an Investors in People company.

Morgan Sindall is unable to employ anyone who does not have the legal right to live and work in the UK.

In the recruitment process all applicants are required to provide the necessary right to work information and documentation.

Morgan Sindall has a commitment to sourcing candidates directly and as such we do not accept speculative CV’s from agencies.

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