Assistant Buyer Job at DHL in Normanton

Job Description


Position: Assistant Buyer

Grade: RCS N

Contract Type: Permanent (Full-Time)

Closing Date: 27/03/2020

Please note on application that there is a Preferred Candidate for this role

Are you a motivated, organized individual seeking a challenging and rewarding opportunity in a fast-paced environment? Would you enjoy being part of a dedicated team that works together to create a relevant, memorable difference in the lives of our customers and employees? If you’re looking for change, and you’re ready to make changes … we’re looking for you.

At DHL our business is logistics, but people are our passion. With over 500,000 team members in 220 countries, we attract and retain great talent. We are one of the most innovative, most culturally diverse companies on the planet. We provide unmatched opportunities for personal and professional development. We really are a, “Best Place to Work.”

If this sounds like a team you’d like to join … keep reading.

We make promises to our customers, and we’ll make promises to you too. The key responsibilities in this role include:

  • The Assistant Buyer will support the delivery of procurements and projects that deliver value to the NHS
  • Providing progress reporting on delivery
  • Developing Procurements and Projects that delivery against customer and service line objectives
  • Gaining customer trust through relationship development and delivering to expectations

You won’t find another job like the one you’ll find with DHL Supply Chain. Now, here’s what we need from you:

  • CIPS Level 4 or equivalent
  • Experience in similar Assistant Buying role
  • Understanding of the NHS landscape and general procurement principles alongside the ability to use Excel at an basic level
  • Is confident in engaging with stakeholders at multiple levels across different organisations, will display initiative and have the ability to multi-task whilst driving first class customer service

What will you get in return?

As a part of a growing DHL population you will receive access to a variety of our excellent benefits which could include; 25 days holiday, pension scheme, medical cover, retail discounts, flexible working, training, development and secondments opportunities and MANY MORE.

What you’ll need to do next?

If you have a proven track record of achievement to match the requirements for this role and you are looking for your next career move, simply apply online ensuring that a full up to date CV is attached with your application.

We will ensure that all our resourcing activities are fair, transparent and consistent across the UK. We want to ensure that the candidate experience is of the highest professional standard.

The Company is committed to providing equality of opportunity for all employees. Furthermore we aim to ensure our workplaces are free from discrimination and that not only employees but also our potential future employees are treated fairly and with dignity and respect. We will ensure that equality of opportunity maintains a high profile in our organisation.

About Company

Company: DHL

Company Location:  Normanton

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