Buyer

Job Description

My client has a opportunity for a Buyer.  They are an established FM company who specifically deal with the Catering Industry  

The role will include the proactive management of hard & soft FM contractors – controlling service levels & inflation.

The Salary is circa £28k PA depending on experience for the right candidate to support the Head of Procurement in the growth of this anchor department, supporting multiple clients within the hospitality industry (from fine dining restaurants, though Event Caterers to a growing QSR brand).

The Person
•    Working towards CIPS or IWFM associate level
•    Confident & articulate, able to build positive relationships at all levels
•    Good attention to detail & focus on quality of work produced.
•    Strong commercial acumen and savvy; comfortable with numbers & analytics
•    Positive Approach - A glass half full person, with the right balance of common sense, empathy, & business acumen.

Experience
•    2+ years’ Assistant Buyer experience within Hard &/or Soft FM.
•    Previous experience of working in a Procurement team, ideally within a FM or Hospitality environment

Skills
•    Strong communication skills, both written & verbal
•    Proficiency in MS Word, Excel, P2P platforms
•    Strong administration & organization skills with a proven ability to meet deadlines, juggling many tasks simultaneously in a busy environment.
•    Full UK Driving Licence

To apply please email your full CV to Adele 

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