Assistant Buyer

North Yorkshire
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We are looking for an Assistant Buyer to work within the healthcare sector.

Location: Hybrid working- Leeds

About the role: The assistant buyer will support the buying team and will look to drive new business opportunities to increase market growth and provide savings to the NHS

Essential Skills:

The ideal candidates will have a proven Assistant Buyer background with following skills/experience:

  • 2 years' experience within a Procurement department and/or relevant industry experience
  • Knowledge of procurement categories (ideally NHS) and public sector procurement processes such as OJEU or PCR 2015
  • Experience of supporting the Procurement process for RFI, RFP, E-procurement, negotiation and vendor management in relevant categories.
  • Experience in delivering cost savings
  • Able to meet customer requirements by demonstrating the best value for money

It would be great if you also had

  • Public Sector or NHS exposure is desirable
  • CIPS or willingness to undertake
  • Supplier interaction experience
  • Knowledge of procurement portals such Contracts Finder

Start date
12 months
Summer-Browning Associates
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