The post holder will support the Senior Procurement Manager
Your new company
A leading provider of commissioning support services. They collaborate with customers and partners across the health and social care system to manage, analyse and improve performance an enable their customers to achieve the best possible outcomes for their service users and populations.
Your new role
To provide procurement advice, assistance and guidance to customers to create specifications that will deliver high quality, innovative and VFM services through procurement processes and timescales that comply with all guidance. The post holder will support the Senior Procurement Manager to ensure that their work streams are planned and managed effectively and take the lead in assisting in their successful delivery to achieve high levels of customer satisfaction. Responsible for developing quality relationships with all customers based on high levels of professional expertise and value for money.
What you'll need to succeed
Understanding of the public sector in general and the health sector in particular. Experience of co-ordinating projects in complex and challenging environments Experience of managing and reporting risks Experience of drafting briefing papers and correspondence at Executive level. Experience of setting up and implementing internal processes and procedures. Evidence of success in efficient and effective project management ensuring delivery within financial targets. Experience and skills in the use of Microsoft Project. Significant experience of successfully operating in a politically sensitive environment. Experience of working within the public sector and a working knowledge of EU and Public Procurement regulations.
What you'll get in return
A temporary opportunity to help support the procurement department of this large procurement department.
What you need to do now
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