Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
Edinburgh, Midlothian
22000 - 25500
13 Jun 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

6 month contract for a Buyer to work in Edinburgh paying £23,000 - £25,500.

Your new company
Public sector organisation based in the centre of Edinburgh are recruiting for a Buyer on an initial 6 month contract to start immediately. The organisation require additional assistance to assist with a period of increased workload due to planned projects.

Your new role
In your new role as Buyer, you will be responsible for issuing quotes up to the value of £25k, completing the tender evaluation process and awarding contract.

You will create purchase orders via the organisations management system (Integra) and will ensure compliance with processes and regulations and the delivery value for money. You will also manage and update the procurement catalogue and provide reports and statistics to the wider Commercial Team. You will have the opportunity to assist the Procurement Manager with higher value procurement projects.

What you'll need to succeed
To be successful in the application for the Buyer position, you will have strong IT skills, excellent communication skills and an understanding of public sector procurement. As this role is an immediate requirement, you will be able to start at short notice.

What you'll get in return
You will receive a salary of £23,000 - £25,500 (depending on experience) and will work 37 hours per week, Monday to Friday. The organisation are based in the centre of Edinburgh and they offer flexible working, allowing you to start from 07.30 - 09.30 and finish 16.30 - 18.30.

What you need to do now
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