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Location: UK - Hatfield | Job-ID: 60663 | Contract type: Standard | Business Unit: Purchasing & Supply Chain


If you’re customer focussed and organised, we are looking for someone to join our highly motivated and industry leading team as an buyer. Weather you have purchasing experience or if you are looking to begin your career in purchasing you will find opportunity for development here at Computacenter.


Based in the Hatfield Head office with over 1,500 staff and you’ll find there’s everything in place for you to realise your ambitions in this growing industry.


As a Buyer at Computacenter you will be responsible for the end to end purchase order lifecycle and ensuring the process is efficient and offers the best customer experience.


Main Responsibilities

  • Purchase Order Lifestyle Management from PO through to completion
  • Ensure the accuracy of all requisition details before submission
  • Resolving error’s and queries in PO’s
  • Ensure all PO’s as issued to vendors
  • Track orders to ensure deadlines are achieved and sourcing alternative products if required
  • Inventory Management
  • 2nd level resolution for purchasing related issues
  • Manage supplier relationships resolving any disputes, escalating to the purchasing manager when required
  • Achieve buying SLA’s and KPI performance targets
  • Maintain and improve customer satisfaction levels
  • Maintain cost control requirements


The Ideal Candidate

  • Previous experience in a customer focussed environment
  • Previous buying experience is desirable but not essential
  • Highly organised
  • Commercially aware
  • Motivated team player
  • Outstanding communicator
  • Able to work to deadlines and SLA’s


Interested? Apply today to be considered!


Current information for our applicants

Business as usual? Not quite. Of course, the Corona crisis also presents us with major challenges.


However, we are broadly positioned across various industries, plan for the long term and have always been flexible in our approach to our customers, especially in times of crisis. Our core business is digitisation. We believe that this topic will continue to grow in importance for many companies in both public and private sectors.


That's why there are still areas of our business with clear hiring requirements – and we would like to bring talent like you on board! By the way, we have completely virtualised our application process and our recruiters remain available to you should you have any questions.


We are still looking forward to getting to know you!


About us

Computacenter is a leading independent provider of IT infrastructure services, with about 16,000 employees worldwide and a global revenue of £5.05 billion (2019). We work at the heart of digitisation, advising organisations on IT strategy, implementing the most appropriate technology and managing our customers’ infrastructures.


We offer a friendly, open working environment without too much fuss about hierarchy. We are looking for professionals with diverse competencies, personalities and strengths who want to live our shared value of teamwork and performance.


Interested in joining a company with a strong sense of community?


We’re growing. We’re hiring. We encourage. We empower. We support.

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