Buyer – Capital and Maintenance

Procurement Heads is recruiting a Buyer - Capital & Maintenance for a leading global hospital group.

Procurement Heads is working exclusively with a global private hospital group which operates in multiple countries to recruit this role of Buyer – Capital & Maintenance in their procurement team.

This role, first and foremost, will be supporting the current Category Lead (Capital & Maintenance) with assessing the total cost of ownership and capital expenditures, as well as assisting in developing recommendations and strategies to minimise expenses of their capital equipment across their multiple UK hospital sites.

You’ll also be expected to increase the percentage of category spend on contracts and ensure active contracts exist for all centrally negotiated spend. 

The Buyer – Capital and Maintenance role necessitates a candidate with a background in healthcare, engineering or manufacturing who has had exposure to capital equipment and maintenance contracts.

There will also be a CAPEX requirement within this role too.

About you:

The business is headquartered in London, however, their hybrid working model will allow you to work from home mostly with the expectation to meet suppliers in person or travel to their hospital sites across the UK only when required.  

You will need at least one year of experience at a buyer level with a highly motivated “can-do” attitude and be able to deal well with ambiguity. 

Benefits of the Buyer – Capital and Maintenance role:

  • Up to £34,000
  • £5,000 car allowance
  • Life Assurance 3x salary
  • Private Medical Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Flex annual leave scheme (25 days A/L as standard)
  • Pension contributions are 5% matched