Procurement Manager

Location
Manchester
Salary
GBP30000 - GBP40000 per annum +
Posted
18 Jul 2017
Closes
17 Aug 2017
Ref
13843698/001
Contact
Thomas Wowk
Specialist Area
Procurement
Job Level
Manager
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Currently working with a well know Public Sector Business in the Manchester region who are looking to appoint a Procurement Manager. The role with support the Procurement Function in developing a more robust/efficient approach whilst looking to introduce new solutions to reduce cost.

Client Details

Public Sector Business, based in the Manchester region, who require a Procurement Manager.

Description

The role of Procurement Manager will oversee the following in this position:

  • Responsible for the contracts being established in accordance with Procurement Directives,
  • Look to develop best practice procurement techniques with due consideration for initiatives being run
  • Ensure all tender and contract documentation is completed in a timely and correct manner across the procurement team.
  • Responsible for a procurement team
  • Liaise with individuals at various levels, internally and externally, including external organisations, in order to progress various aspects of procurement project work.
  • Lead on the tendering, award and ongoing management of collaborative frameworks for use regionally and nationally, on behalf of other forces and/or authorities.
  • Monitor, evaluate and implement changes in procurement legislation and international standards for all goods and services.

Profile

Ideally, the successful candidate will have the following background:

  • MCIPS Qualified
  • Exposure to OJEU Procurement
  • Experience of working within a Public Sector/Large Private Sector Organisation
  • Experience of running a full tendor process and contract management
  • Exposure to project management would be ideal
  • Proven track record in driving cost reduction programmes
  • Ability to liaise/negotiate with 3rd Party Supplier
  • Ability to manage a team

Job Offer

Competitive Basic+Package