Procurement Officer

Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
Edinburgh Technopole
11 Feb 2018
16 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Procurement Officer Job Edinburgh paying up to £38000

Your new company
Your new company is a well established and successful public sector organisation. Based in Edinburgh, this would be an opportunity to be part of a large, well established procurement team with a non-pay spend of £150M p.a.

Your new role
In your new role as Procurement Officer your purpose is to deliver a professional procurement service to customers and suppliers both internally and externally, in accordance with the procurement strategy and to develop the procurement service. You will be responsible for delivering procurement projects and managing the end to end tender process including OJEA for a specific category of spend.

As Procurement Officer you will be delivering a sustainable procurement strategy, managing key suppliers' performance against contracts, managing relationships, analysing expenditure profiles, project managing and delivering an efficient and effective procurement/e-sourcing service and delivering web based training to staff.

What you'll need to succeed
As a successful candidate, you will have obtained full CIPS membership or equivalent qualifications e.g. a relevant degree, or be making progress towards MCIPS, coupled with substantial relevant experience, across a wide range of product and service areas. You will possess good communication skills and understanding of customer service, negotiation and influencing skills aswell as strong computer and analytical skills. Previous experience in Public Sector Procurement is highly desired.

What you'll get in return
You will be part of an award winning procurement team working for a world leading organisation with international success. You will be part of a highly professional environment working in a forward thinking culture able to offer support and progression. You will be paid a salary of £32,500- £38,000 plus market pay supplement up to £4000.

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