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Building & Facilities Category Buyer

Hays Human Resources
City of London, England
Closing date
8 Feb 2023

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Not for Profit/Charity
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Type
Workforce Planning

Job Details

Building & Facilities Category Buyer- Salary of up to £48,554 -12 Month Fixed Term Contract - Hybrid Working

Your new company
A charity based in London is on the lookout for a Building & Facilities Category Buyer for a 12 month contract, this candidate will be responsible for sourcing equipment, goods and services and managing vendors.

Your new role

  • Manage end to end sourcing activity including the development of sourcing strategies and approaches, running tenders, negotiation and implementing contracts for use by stakeholders.
  • Undertake the creation and marketing of category plans and identify where corrective action is needed to ensure procurement issues are managed effectively.
  • Provide best practice procurement advise and end to end sourcing project management for stakeholders.
  • Manage supply market and supplier research activity to help support the development of strategic plans and market appraisal.

What you'll need to succeed

  • Strong experience working successfully in a similar job role within a large and complex organisation.
  • Experience of being a sourcing expert, including running tenders and drafting contracts for a variety of different goods and services across the category.
  • Strong experience in effective project planning, delivery and management.
  • Be able to effectively manage a diverse range of stakeholders.
  • The ability to produce high quality written reports.

What you'll get in return

  • Support Schemes- such as fully trained counsellor's 24/7/ life management schemes
  • Health care plans such as visiting the dentist, buying new glasses, prescription charges etc
  • Banking service to help with amenities such as personal loans, mortgages etc.
  • Generous Pension Scheme
  • Medical insurance & life assurance
  • Travel Loans
  • Discounted Insurance

What you need to do now
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