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Assistant Buyer

Posted on Jan 30, 2019 by Anonymous

Alfreton, Derbyshire United Kingdom
Public Sector & Government
Immediate Start
£9.54 - £10.5 Hourly
An experienced Assistant Buyer required on a 3 month Temporary contact.
As a member of the Purchasing Team you will report to the Procurement manager.

- To conduct Requests for Information (RFI) and deliver Requests for Quotations (RFQ), using the approved procurement software, and therefore deliver savings for the Trust ensuring best value for money is achieved.
- Key Result Areas:
- To ensure Requests for Quotations (RFQs), requisitions and purchase orders are completed using the appropriate procurement software,
- To deliver savings to the Trust, using RFQ's and during negotiations with suppliers to meet operational delivery needs
- To provide end users with guidance and helpdesk support
- To expedite and chase late, absent or shortages from suppliers against purchase orders

Key requirements.

- Sound basic education with certificates in English and Maths or equivalent
- 1 years' experience in similar Purchasing or procurement environment.
- Experience in a Purchasing P2P Software and processes.
- Conducting Requests for Quotations (RFQ)
- Expediting and progressing deliveries to arrive on time
- Negotiating with suppliers on delivery and ensuring orders are placed in a timely fashion

Key Skills

- Negotiation Skills
- Good keyboard skills
- Excel and Word
- Good telephone manner
- Strong organisational skills
- Ability to prioritise workload
- Ability to understand and work to deadlines

Please call direct on (phone number removed) or click to apply

Reference: 634726032