Procurement & Contracts Manager

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Location
Cambridgeshire
Salary
GBP34000.00 - GBP40000.00 per annum +
Posted
10 May 2017
Closes
09 Jun 2017
Ref
3016483
Contact
William Warren
Specialist Area
Contracts
Job Level
Buyer
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

High-profile opportunity


A newly created role with high levels of visibility and autonomy. This exciting role requires experience of Contracts Management within a procurement setting with the key purpose to help manage business critical Contracts on behalf of the business. This role will manage and develop the external contracts that support the delivery of the day to day and one-off services to ensure they are up to date, innovative, meet business needs whilst at the same time offering real value for money.

Working closely with stakeholders across the businesses and within the Procurement team, a key element of the role is to make sure buy-in is secured across a diverse stakeholder base and ensure the establishment of consistent processes across the organisation. This role will work closely with the Procurement and Commercial teams in particular and will offer the opportunity to provide guidance and support as commercial issues arise while ensuring compliance to governance requirements. You will be expected to aid in developing systems, tools and processes to manage the contracts and monitoring functions.

With excellent technical knowledge and relevant experience in contract management, an understanding of contracts and procurement law is essential. In addition, excellent stakeholder management skills, a strong Commercial acumen and outstanding communication and influencing skills are a pre-requisite.

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