Head of Service
Interim Head of Service, Local Government, 6 Months, London, £600 per day, Inside IR35
Your new company
A rare and exciting opportunity has arisen to work at at one of our local government clients as an Interim Head of Service. This role will be a 6 month assignment and will pay circa £600 per day inside IR35.
Your new role
This is a truly fantastic opportunity for someone to join an up and coming local government client. The organisation is going through a re-structure and transformation and you will be responsible for implementing this change and driving forward the importance of procurement within the organisation. As well taking a strategic lead in this role, you will also be expected to work at an operational level, where you may be required to lead on your own end to end OJEU tenders across a number of categories. You will have 3 direct reports and your role will report directly to the director of finance.
What you'll need to succeed
In order to be considered for this role, you must have previous line management experience and have held a head of procurement or head of service role. Ideally this will have been within a local government client, but general public sector will be considered. You must be comfortable at leading at a strategic level, but also be prepared to lead on OJEU tenders. You will be a driven and focused individual who is ideally MCIPS qualified.
What you'll get in return
A brilliant opportunity to take a leading role in shaping the procurement function within a changing local government client. Competitive day rate.
What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now. If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.