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Buyer

South Wales

£40,000k - £45,000k per annum

Sphere solutions are currently working with one of the leading refurbishment specialists in South Wales, and they are actively recruiting for a Buyer to join their team on a permanent basis.

The client:

Our client has been working in partnership with some of the UK’s most successful companies for over two decades, to Design, Develop, Deliver fit-out, and refurbishment projects, creating spaces that empower its users and help support and grow businesses. Our client is focused on the future; taking the history of the business, industry understanding, design thinking and considered style and service, and driving it forward. They have been operating for over two decades and have gained experience, which has allowed them to build an expert team that is capable of carrying out any refurbishment project no matter how big or small.

The Candidate:

  • 5 years’ experience in a buyer role or procurement

  • The candidate will reside locally to the area

  • Computer literate with the ability to maintain accurate records.

  • Ability to work with all recognised IT systems including proficiency of use in Microsoft Office applications, (Word, Excel, Project, Outlook, etc.) and internet/intranet applications.

  • Excellent numerical skills

  • Negotiation and Influencing skills attention to detail.

  • Highly organised

  • Capacity planning

  • Proven track record in a similar role within a technical environment

 

The Role:

  • To ensure the most cost effective and efficient inflow of materials and services through the application of purchasing best practice in accordance with the companies operating principles & policies.

  • To adhere to and comply with the codes of practice.

  • Review and contribute to the delivery of personal, departmental, and business metrics and KPIs.

  • Prepare and provide constructive contributions with team meetings that develop the business and department agenda as well as enhancing personal and team development.

  • Drive the development of Procurement excellence within the company

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On offer, is the opportunity to work for a growing refurb and fit out contractor that can offer job security and long term progression.

Needless to say, if you are open to new opportunities and would like to discuss in greater detail please don’t hesitate to get in touch.