Buyer - Real Estate / Facility Management

  • Location
    Hull, East Riding Of Yorkshire
  • Salary
    £17.00/Hour
  • Category
    Procurement & Supply Chain - Buyer / Puchasing
  • Job type
    Temporary
  • Industry
    Procurement and Supply Chain
  • External Reference
    JN-072019-80274

Real Estate/Facility Management Commodity Buyer- Indirect Materials


Alexandra Dock, Hull


£17 ph


Initial 3 month assignment - Full time



Position Overview


Our client is looking for professional buyer for Real Estate (RE)/Facility Management for Hull, UK. This individual will articulate sourcing strategies for all applicable business groups, and coordinate activities with global and regional counterparts.


This individual will be handling the procurement activities related to Real Estate/Facility Management for UK.


The position will have interaction with business unit Management at the various locations, and has responsibility to manage the implementation and support activities related to all the Real Estate sub-commodities (Construction, Energy, Leases and Facility Management - Maintenance, Security Services, Catering, Cleaning, Post Services, Other).


The ideal candidate must have the ability to self-manage workload, manage multiple projects in parallel, set target dates, meet deadlines, follow processes, develop a commodity road-map of projects and implement projects to achieve optimum results.


The candidate must have strong interpersonal and communication skills, strong analytical skills, must be organised, curious, self-driven and have a strong focus on optimisation of sourcing activities through the development and implementation of procurement methodologies and strategies.



Responsibilities


- Implement Real Estate procurement strategies based on market intelligence and overall SGRE Procurement strategy and gear Procurement processes towards strategic objectives and Customer service needs Support in implementing / expediting Sector / Corporate-specific cost reduction programs


- Drive Supplier Management processes (e.g. evaluation, development, initiatives, control) to obtain best suppliers and ensure transparency and early integration


- Collaborate with regional and global members of Supply Chain Management;


- Communicate strategies, goal achievement and compliance details to business management;


- Participates and/or leads cross-functional teams, actively shares knowledge with others, and exhibits leadership to encourage adoption of procurement practices;


- Develop and implement rational procedures that are aligned to achieve maximum profit and relevant pooling targets


- Ensure implementation of business initiatives (Sustainability, Values, guidelines, risk management, internal controls)


- Immediate projects to manage: introduce here the priority tenders/needs we have in the pipeline



Required Knowledge/Skills, Education and Experience:


- 5 years of experience in Procurement;


- 5 years of experience with sourcing or managing Facility Management services;


- BA/BS in Business Management, Procurement or Finance preferred;


- Sourcing activities: Experience in sourcing activities, tender preparation and execution


- Supplier Management: Experience in supplier implementation and management;


- Negotiation: must be able to negotiate legal contracts, framework agreements and conduct business term and price negotiations utilising various types of advanced negotiation concepts, including e-bidding and e-auctions;


- Strong analytical ability and process orientation skills in order to handle in a quick and effortless way large amounts of data from multiple sources, perform detailed analysis, be able to create and understand formulas & pivot tables, make decisions with scant data, and perform within Microsoft Excel;


- Excellent time management skills; ability to work with minimal supervision;


- Results driven personality; advanced interpersonal and communication skills;


- Software skills; Excel, PowerPoint, Word and ERP systems;



* Initial 3 month assignment, candidate must have clear Real Estate experience and be able to hit the ground running to add value from day one *



If you are interested in this position, please submit an up-to date CV which will be reviewed by our sourcing team.



Adecco acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.


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Adecco acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.


By applying for this role your details will be submitted to Adecco. Our Candidate Privacy Information Statement explains how we will use your information - please copy and paste the following link in to your browser https://www.adecco.co.uk/candidate-privacy

Please apply with your CV to: Joel Womsley