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Senior Buyer (Maternity Cover)

NHS AfC: Band 5

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NHS AfC: Band 5
Fixed term: 12 months Maternity Cover
Full time: 37.5
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Hillingdon NHS Trust
£28,691 - £35,207 per annum pro rata inc HCAA
10/08/2020 23:59


The Trust only accepts applications made through this site, please register when you click APPLY at the end of this advertisement. The Trust is able to offer hospital accommodation, pension scheme, on-site nursery (through third party provider), together with salary sacrifice schemes (including child care vouchers, ride to work) and a range of national and local staff discounts (subject to availability).

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Senior Buyer  (Maternity Leave Cover)


£24,907 Inclusive

up to 12MTH – Fixed Term Contract


The Hillingdon Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust provides health services at two hospitals in North West London: Hillingdon and Mount Vernon.

Hillingdon Hospital is the only acute hospital in the London Borough of Hillingdon and offers a wide range of services including accident and emergency, inpatient care, day surgery, outpatient clinics and maternity services. The Trust’s services at Mount Vernon Hospital include routine day surgery at a modern treatment centre, a minor injuries unit, and outpatient clinics.

The Trust provides clinical services to over half a million patients a year, including over 97,000 Emergency Department attendances. As an NHS Foundation Trust, the Trust has a 25-strong Council of Governors and over 6,300 public members. It employs over 3,500 staff making it one of Hillingdon’s largest employers.

Our accredited Procurement Department oversees all aspects of the Trusts’ procurement activity (excluding Pharmaceuticals), to the value of £80m per annum

Covering a period of Maternity Leave, you will be working as a member of the Buying Team, you will be responsible for procuring goods and services on behalf of the Trust. It will be an excellent opportunity to develop your procurement career in a dynamic, challenging and high profile environment. In addition to the criteria outlined in the specification you should demonstrate how you apply commercial acumen and utilise skills to deliver in the complex changing purchasing environment throughout the NHS.


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Please contact: John Magnier - Head of Procurement ( )

Hillingdon Hospital
Pield Heath Road,
Uxbridge UB8 3NN
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Mount Vernon Hospital
Rickmansworth Road,
Northwood HA6 2RN
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