Experienced Purchasing Officer, Temp to Perm Opportunity
Your new company
Hays Procurement are working alongside a large construction company based in Rushden. This company are going through a period of growth and as such require an experienced Purchasing Officer to join a growing dynamic team
Your new role
You will report directly to a Category Buying Manager and assist in co-ordination and organisation of a variety of tasks. You will work with the team to ensure that payment to suppliers are in accordance with negotiated terms and assist teams where requested in the resolution of queries. You will need the ability to build relationships with internal stakeholders, influencing their procurement activities. Collate spend reports and recognise opportunities to improve P2P process
This department is open from 6am to 6pm Monday to Friday and 7am to 3pm on Saturdays. Team members work on a rotational basis and usually work 1 Saturday in 5. They can be flexible around the week day shift pattern so could be for instance 6am to 2.30pm OR 9:30am to 6pm. When you work a Saturday you get a day off in lieu the following week
What you'll need to succeed
In order to succeed in this role you will need prior Purchasing experience and a bubbly personality. You will also be immediately available as they would like the ideal candidate in place as soon as possible. Excellent communication skills via telephone and email. A construction background would be beneficial but is not essential
What you'll get in return
In return for your hard work you will receive a competitive rate of pay. You will also have the opportunity to gain a permanent position within a well-respected company.
What you need to do now
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