The University has embarked on an ambitious agenda as a “Teaching Intensive, Research Informed” institution. Its robust financial position, recent achievements and increased focus and innovation has put the University in a good position to capitalise on the challenges and opportunities of the current Higher Education environment.
We are now seeking to appoint an enthusiastic Purchasing Officer to join the Finance Team.
To be effective in this role you will have excellent interpersonal / influencing skills and be confident in networking with stakeholders at all levels. An understanding of Purchasing and the need to ensure that the University obtains value for money from its procurement activities are essential requirements for this role.
Successful candidates will preferably have a strong procurement and/or finance background and a proven ability to work in a complex and evolving organisation. You should also possess a high level of organisational skills.