Procurement Manager

Bristol (City Centre), City of Bristol
£37,345 - £42,036 per annum
16 May 2019
03 Jun 2019
Specialist Area
Job Level
Full Time

Procurement Manager

Job number SUPP105225

Division/School - Finance Services

Contract type - Fixed Term Contract

Working pattern - Full time

Salary £37,345 - £42,036 per annum

Closing date for applications 27-May-2019

A Full Time Procurement Manager role, fixed term for 12 months, has become available to within the University’s Procurement Department which is part of the University’s Finance Services Division Office.

The Procurement Manager role is managing one of the commodity areas to which the procurement team is responsible for, including but not limited to; Science, Technology, Engineering and Vet and Medical Equipment and Services, professional services such as recruitment, catering, legal services, travel, IT, furniture and workwear.

The post holder will manage tenders, internal and external stakeholder communication and engagement, produce commodity strategies developing areas for savings and ensuring adherence to the UoB procurement policy and financial regulations.  This role is also required to support the wider team especially the Assistant Procurement Managers.

This is a great opportunity for someone who looking to develop their procurement skills with a view to developing a career in Procurement. The role will be challenging and varied in a stimulating environment, and benefits from working as part of a busy and hard-working team.

You should have a sound knowledge and experience of public sector procurement, working independently, managing deadlines and priorities and good communication skills. MCIPS is an advantage or studying towards. You will have proven office and administrative experience gained through working in busy and demanding environments. Strong interpersonal and organisational skills are essential.

The closing date for applications is midnight on Monday 27th May 2019. Contact for informal enquiries: Lucy Neaves or 0117 3317293 (Senior Procurement Manager, Finance Office)

We appreciate and value difference, seeking to attract, develop and retain a diverse mix of talented people that will contribute to the overall success of Bristol and help maintain our position as one of the world’s leading universities.