Procurement Officer

Location
Newcastle upon Tyne
Salary
GBP28000 - GBP35000 per annum +
Posted
10 Aug 2017
Closes
09 Sep 2017
Ref
13839051/001
Contact
Emily Bland
Specialist Area
Category management, Procurement
Job Level
Buyer
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

A growing public sector organisation are seeking a commercially astute Procurement Officer to delivery end to end procurement activities across a range of services, creating a robust strategy for given areas.

Client Details

Michael Page are working with a leading public sector organisation who are undergoing a substantial change programme.

Description

The successful Procurement Officer will be responsible to do the following:

  • To support the provision of standard practices, procedures and documentation to support appropriate commercial practice in procurement and contract management activity.

  • To support the provision of advice in relation to OJEU regulations

  • Support the provision of advice on commercial strategy and risk management

  • Contribute towards the development of robust contractual documentation and management of the performance of multi-disciplinary commercial teams.

  • To contribute commercial expertise to multi-disciplinary teams undertaking projects and programmes across the full range of complexity to deliver effective contractual arrangements

  • Support the provision of expertise in contractual negotiation

Profile

The successful Commercial Manager will have a proven track record working in a commercial procurement role, able to evidence strong stakeholder management ability.

Job Offer

In return, the Procurement Officer will receive a competitive basic salary, plus excellent benefits and a generous holiday entitlement.