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Buyer - Herts FullStop
  • Employer: Hertfordshire County Council
  • Reference: HCC14421
  • Published: Mon 01/06/2020, 15:45 PM
  • Closing on: Sun 21/06/2020, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: £26,999 to £29,636 pa
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire

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Buyer - Herts FullStop

Job Title: Buyer
Location: Welwyn Garden City
Salary Range: £26,999 to £29,636 pa (pro rata for part-time)
Hours: 37 per week
Contract: Permanent

Job Duties:

Herts FullStop was established over 60 years ago as one of the first fast moving consumer goods  (FMCG) businesses specifically set up to service the education sector. Herts FullStop is regarded as a business that offers great value and a personal service to its customers. 

Working as a member of our purchasing team, this role will support our business with its customer focused purchasing strategy. This appointment is therefore integral to the success of the business, with the successful candidate supporting the management and development of the supplier base.  Sound market knowledge, expertise and understanding of purchasing are key to the success of the role.

The post holder must establish and maintain effective and proper procurement processes for the products within their portfolio (Furniture)

Strong communication and negotiation skills are essential as is the ability to perform in a pressurised environment.

Herts FullStop is one of a number of trading arms operated by Hertfordshire County Council. 

Upon joining Hertfordshire County Council you will have access to Herts Rewards which gives discounts and cashback on over 800 retailers and services.  This also includes childcare voucher scheme, car share scheme, cycle to work scheme, purchased annual leave scheme, Care well – an employee assistance programme, and many other lifestyle, wellbeing and financial benefits.

For an informal discussion about the post, please contact the Elisa Wray, Senior Buyer on 01707 292376 or email elisa.wray@hertsfullstop.co.uk

Closing date: 21st June 2020

Interview date: TBC  - Via Microsoft Teams or Skype