Purchasing Assistant

Posted 20 September by Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
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Purchasing Assistant Sheffield Temp to Perm FTE £25,000

Purchasing Assistant

Public Sector Temp to Perm Up to £25,000

Your new company

A fantastic opportunity has become available to work in partnership with an NHS Organisation based in Sheffield.

Your new role

You will be delivering best value for goods and services across the category and be able to identify commercial saving opportunities, whilst ensuring activities are delivered in a timely manner. You will be working with wider divisional teams to identify further commercial, tender and cost saving opportunities. You will be writing tender specifications, contract schedules and service level agreements and be able to manage and coordinate all activities to the highest standard. You will be able to develop long-term cost reduction initiatives and seek value through negotiating.

What you'll need to succeed

You will have knowledge or purchasing and Procurement and you will have evidence of cost reductions and how you have benefited the procurement process. You will have knowledge of procurement management, inventory management and supply chain management. You will have an understanding of contract activity and an understanding in how to apply procurement legislation.

What you'll get in return

You will receive a very competitive salary and benefits package. You will receive the opportunity for continuous professional development with on-going support.

What you need to do now
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Required skills

  • purchasing
  • admin
  • Buyer
  • buying
  • procurement
  • assistant buyer

Reference: 36157775

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