Procurement Specialist

Location:
North West England
Salary:
25,000.00 - £32,000.00 plus car allowance
Department:
Procurement
Reference:
ZY2I125
Closing date:
25 Nov 2020
Brief Description
Background
As an organisation 2buy2 works on behalf of our customers throughout the UK to secure financial savings on their day-to-day costs - enabling them to use that money where it matters most. Our highest priority is focusing on achieving savings, adding value and to provide excellent customer service to all our customers.

What does 2buy2 want from our Procurement Specialist?
The Procurement Specialist will contribute to the development of 2buy2’s relationship with our Partners and Clients in the education sector as well as supporting our clients across the church, charity and business sectors.

Based from home, the role will support the procurement strategy for the Company’s regional commercial services, to support schools in the North West as well as engagement with the Company’s clients in the North.

Responsibilities will include:
Provide relationship management support to schools on an account management basis which will include

Arrange and undertake school visits.

Provide support to schools to develop improved financial strategies.

Help facilitate 2buy2’s purchasing health check process and spend analysis reviews. A purchasing health check is an audit of school expenditure to determine existing contracts and suppliers and where improvements can be recommended.

Engage with clients to build and maintain good working relationships

Escalating and resolving areas of concern as raised by schools.

Updating the Company’s CRM data base and ensuring managers are aware of client’s feedback.

Support the wider Procurement team as a key point of contact

Lead and support low level tendering projects

Attend business reviews with clients to ensure they are satisfied with their services

Support the Procurement Director as a key point of contact

Key Documents

Job Description - Procurement Specialist

How to apply

Please send an email to people@2buy2.com with your personal statement and CV.

Deadline for applications: Wednesday 25th November 2020.

Please be aware that we reserve the right to close the vacancy before the closing date subject to high volume of applications.

Benefits

  • enhanced annual leave entitlement
  • 3 days paid leave a year to volunteer for a charity of your choice
  • flexibility of work including remote working
  • opportunity to grow – training, paid exam leave & work experience
  • % of 2buy2’s annual profits donated to a charity of your choice
  • social events, celebrating culture days
  • "Kudos Matters" weekly rewards voted by your colleagues
  • free 1:1 counselling – on site or remote
  • free parking – South Wales office
  • friendly & professional culture, accessible leaders & managers
  • pension
  • private healthcare