Procurement Officer

Location
Birmingham
Salary
GBP23000 - GBP26000 per annum +
Posted
10 Oct 2017
Closes
09 Nov 2017
Ref
13864587/001
Contact
Alexander Anderson
Specialist Area
Procurement
Job Level
Buyer
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Procurement officer role which would involve procurement administration, delivery of procurement exercises and more. The role will have much opportunity to be involved in all elements of the procurement function.

Client Details

The client is a large customer focused organisation which has a great presence in the public sector across the UK.

Description

Key responsibilities include:

  • Manage procurement activity in line with policy and procedures and current Public Contracts Regulations legislation

  • Deliver procurement exercises to an agreed procurement plan

  • Responsible for ensuring all procurement is done in accordance with Public Contracts Regulations

  • Identify operational and process issues and proactively propose and implement solutions

  • Provide support on business continuity testing

  • Act as single point of contact for accommodation related issues, liaise with external stakeholders and colleagues

Profile

The successful candidate will have:

  • Knowledge of procurement
  • Strong organisational skills
  • Stakeholder management
  • Good problem solving skills
  • Ability to work independently
  • OJEU knowledge (desirable)

Job Offer

The candidate will be offered a competitive salary, a level of autonomy and will be given a good amount of responsibility.