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Assistant Buyer – Procurement – Exceptional business

Location: Belfast, County Antrim

Industry: Public Sector

Salary: Up to £21000.00 per annum

Contacts: Clare Kearney-OHare,

Job Ref: BBBH34354

Expiry date: 2022-08-16

Honeycomb is delighted to assist our public sector client in the recruitment of an Assistant Buyer - Procurement - Belfast - Hybrid - Fantastic Business

The Client
This large organisation provides a regional wide range of services associated with utilities.

The Role
A truly excellent opportunity for someone wishing to join an award-winning procurement team. Based in North Belfast.
If you have a passion and willingness to learn this role could be your 1st step within procurement. The business will offer great development opportunities alongside the opportunity to benefit from financial contribution to achieve professional qualifications within Chartered institute of Procurement.
Competitive package offered with flex working pattern 8-4 / 8.30-4.30 / 9-5pm

Salary with exceptional pension contribution and wider benefits package

Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Administration within the tender process
  • Maintain and update contracts via internal systems
  • Manage quotation and tender process as delegated
  • Produce and support with business reporting
  • Support the department with research
  • Support other colleagues as and when required
  • Provide admin support for department updates and meetings
  • Providing procurement support for major incidents

The Person
An ideal candidate will be highly organised; analytical and able to prioritise workload with great people and communication
Essential Criteria:

  • A minimum of 5 GCSE's Grade C or above or equivalent, to include English and Math's.
  • 3 A Levels Grade C or above
  • 1 years Office experience


  • HNC/HND or Degree
  • 6 months office experience
  • Proficient in the use of MS Office applications / Excel proficiency must include the ability to analyse and manipulate data for presentation


  • At least 1 yrs experience in a procurement role

To speak in absolute confidence about this opportunity please send an up to date CV via the link provided or contact Clare Kearney, Specialist Consultant at Honeycomb on 02896 207050.

If you have a disability which means you require assistance at any stage of the recruitment process, please contact us directly to discuss.
Honeycomb is committed to providing equality of opportunity to all.

** Please note, we are receiving an exceptionally high number of applications and present and will be unable to shortlist candidates who are not meeting the specific requirements for this role. Due to the high volume of applications, we may be unable to provide individual feedback. We thank you in advance for your understanding. **

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