Procurement Officer (3 days per week)

£18091 - £26783/annum
07 Jul 2017
06 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Procurement Officer (3 days per week, Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday)
(can be flexible with regards to days if required)

SCP 16-26, £18,091 - £26,783
(Training Grade -salary depends on qualifications/experience)

This post is part of the Legal, Democratic Services and Procurement Team and the postholder will liaise with Client Departments to establish their procurement needs and offer advice to ensure that the procurement process is carried out in accordance with legal requirements, Merseytravel Constitution and standard procurement procedures.

Duties will include the management, preparation, and issue of, appropriate tender documentation, coordination of responses to tender enquiries via the online portal and the evaluation of tender documents and any other associated duties.

This post is a training grade and entry to each level is dependent on qualifications and experience. However it is essential to have or be working towards a CIPS Qualification and have 2 years’ experience in procurement/internal support service environment.

You must have the ability to effectively use all aspects of Microsoft Office, communicate clearly and effectively both orally and in writing, meet deadlines and prioritise own workloads, demonstrate good numeracy and negotiating skills, ensure attention to detail is given priority to ensure accuracy and ensure confidentiality is adhered to in respect of sensitive data.

The postholder must be able to demonstrate a good knowledge of operating e-tendering and financial systems, effective management of a supply chain and an understanding of the impacts of sustainability in the procurement process.

Closing date: Wednesday 19 July 2017 @ 4.00 pm

Merseytravel is committed to equal opportunity and welcomes applications from all sections of the community. Only factors directly related to the job are taken into account