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Construction Buyer with Mandarin

Construction Buyer with Mandarin

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Job Title: Construction Buyer with Mandarin

Salary: £30-35k

Location: Central London

Type: Permanent

Job Ref: SM0202025


Language Recruitment Services (LRS) is currently looking for a Construction Buyer with Mandarin for our client, a well-established European Construction company, based in the City of London.

You will be reporting directly to senior Procurement and Logistics management, ensuring that each construction project is equipped sufficiently with the correct materials and support.


Duties of the Construction Buyer with Mandarin:

  • Order processing and calculation of material purchases

  • Liaising with new and existing suppliers in English and Mandarin

  • Comparing supplier reliability, in relation to costs, deliveries and products

  • Assisting project managers in the logistics department, dealing with logistics documents and ensuring that cargo and freights for each project can be arranged appropriately

  • Carrying out general administrative duties

  • Solving queries relating to invoices and expenses, tracking payments for the procurement team


Requirements of the Construction Buyer with Mandarin:


  • Fluency in English and Mandarin Chinese

  • University degree in a relevant field

  • Experience in buying, purchasing or logistics preferred but not essential

  • Experience within the construction, architecture, or engineering sector

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, with the ability to negotiate with clients

  • Time-management, organisation and coordination skills


    If you are a native level Mandarin speaker with a degree related to procurement, supply chain buying logistics or have a background in buying and logistics or civil engineering, construction, architecture and would like to get into purchasing and logistics on an international level don’t hesitate to apply



Thank you for applying to Language Recruitment Services, the Language Recruitment Specialist with over 30 Years’ Experience in multilingual recruitment

Applications can only be accepted from individuals who are eligible to work in the UK.

We may not be able to reply to you due to the volume of applications received.

In the event there are no suitable roles available for you at the moment we may hold your details on our database and contact you in the future should a suitable vacancy arise.


LRS is An Equal Opportunities Employer.