University of Cambridge

University of Cambridge

Project Buyer

United Kingdom

Closing soon

Project Buyer

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Project Buyer to join the Estates Division Procurement Team, to lead on the development and delivery of procurement strategies utilising procurement best practice

The Role

The role holder will manage work streams across various departments within the category/s they manage, support current requirements, design sell and implement solutions that reduce costs and risk and contribute to the Estates Division Strategy "Creating places for people who change the world", along with Team objectives.

About you

You will be a highly adaptable Project Buyer as you will be allocated to work within different parts of the division often cross functional according to the greatest areas of business need at any given time. You will work with internal and external stakeholders to ensure all parties receive excellent service and drive tangible value for money.

The ideal candidate will have extensive Procurement experience gained within a Construction/FM environment and experience of building strong stakeholder relationships both internally with customers and externally with suppliers to enable the delivery of objectives. You will also have the ability to initiate, plan, coordinate, execute and close down a project to meet the objectives and timescales.

Once an offer of employment has been accepted, the successful candidate will be required to undergo a security check.

We welcome applications from individuals who wish to be considered for part- time working or other flexible working arrangements.

Click the 'Apply' button below to register an account with our recruitment system (if you have not already) and apply online.

If you have any questions about this vacancy or the application process, please email Estates Division on [email protected]

Please quote reference XM41588 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.

The University actively supports equality, diversity and inclusion and encourages applications from all sections of society.

The University has a responsibility to ensure that all employees are eligible to live and work in the UK.

Further information
  • Further Info
  • Department/Location

    Estates Division - Business Services

    Salary

    £40,521-£54,395

    Reference

    XM41588

    Category

    Academic-related

    Published

    9 May 2024

    Closing date

    2 June 2024

    Job details

    Title

    Project Buyer

    Employer

    University of Cambridge

    Location

    United Kingdom

    Published

    May 10, 2024

    Application deadline

    June 02, 2024

    Job type

    Administration/Managerment

    Field

    Computer Science,Business and Economics

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