Category Manager

Recruiter
121 Recruitment
Location
United Kingdom
Salary
From £402.53 to £503 per day PAYE or Umbrella Company Pay Rate
Posted
05 Oct 2017
Closes
06 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
The successful candidate will have the relevant skills and experience specified below for this 6 month temporary contract, which is Home based. The successful candidate will have a valid CTC Clearance or be willing to have one sponsored by the client. If you do not possess the clearance level requested then you must be willing to apply for a Disclosure of Scotland on CV submission. Please Note: This assignment sits inside of IR35.
Job Description:Working within a commercial team to deliver programme objectives; Supporting colleagues to achieve targets in relevant timescales; Developing successful working relationships with external suppliers. Contributing to procurement and contract strategies; Compiling and issuing tenders; Administering contract amendments; Providing commercial advice and guidance to the wider business; Ensuring all procurement activities are within budget; Ensuring all activity undertaken is in line with government regulations and best practice
This role will provide a dedicated resource to ensure the delivery of College projects. The role will be ‘Home Based’ but with significant travel expected to the College’s main sites in London, Harrogate, Coventry and Durham. Full Address: Home Based but with regular travel to College’s main sites in London, Coventry, Durham and Harrogate c.50% travel across London, Coventry, Durham and Harrogate
1. Provide professional Procurement advice to support a number of strategic College projects
2. Improve procurement engagement with the wider business
3. Documentation of key policies/processes across Procurement process

ESSENTIAL
1. Experience of working in a procurement environment in the public sector.
2. Experience of detailing and changing procurement processes
3. Experience of procurement support in a project environment.

DESIRABLE
1. Experience of working in a police force environment
2. Experience of working in a procurement environment in Central Government
Additional qualifications required for this role
1. Qualified CIPS (Chartered Institute Procurement and Supply)
The successful candidate will have a valid Disclosure of Scotland or be willing to apply for one on CV submission.
Please Note: The lower pay rate advertised in this job description is the PAYE daily pay rate. The higher pay rate advertised in this job description is the highest Umbrella Company daily pay rate that the client is willing to pay up to.
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