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NHS Senior Buyer

Sellick Partnership are working with a large NHS organisation in Chester who are looking to appoint a Senior Buyer on a 12 month contract.

As Senior Buyer you will be responsibile for:

  • Lead, plan and deliver projects to an appropriate timescale and ensure the procurement projects are delivered
  • Negotiate contracts where there may be complex choices that require full analysis of options and the need to obtain full customer support of recommendations
  • Conduct complex procurement exercises that requires a full understanding of customer requirements and interpretation of specifications to ensure that contracts are awarded appropriately
  • Develop tenders including develop of appropriate invitation and evaluation methods to determine "best value for money" for the trust contracts (in excess of the European Union threshold)
  • Deliver procurement project process reports, ensuring that applicable Trust policies and Procedures and relevant legislation have been followed
  • Formulate savings reports, ensuring that Trust savings are reported appropriately
  • Ensure that the appropriate procurement processes are followed with application of knowledge and experience of Public Contract Regulations 2015

As Senior Buyer you will have the following experience/ skill set:

  • Experience working as a Senior Buyer within an NHS organisation
  • Be MCIPS qualified or equivalent
  • Strong understanding of purchasing regulations

If this role is of interest, please apply now.

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