Procurement Manager Fixed term

Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
12 May 2017
10 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

A fantastic opportunity has arisen to join a recently established but rapidly growing and highly innovative organisation as the Procurement Manager. Reporting to the Head of Corporate Services, this is a small organisation and as the Procurement leader your contribution will be highly visible.

You will be responsible for ensuring compliance with EU procurement regulations, but additionally taking a wider commercial view and ensuring the organisation is receiving best value. This will include all elements of procurement and contract management, for contracts with values ranging from £500 to £1m.

This Procurement Manager position will suit a driven and ambitious procurement professional who wants to lead a function. You must demonstrate:

  • In depth knowledge of public sector procurement / EU regulations / relevant government frameworks
  • Wider commercial exposure, ideally within the private sector
  • MCIPS, or studying towards
  • Experience of designing and implementing procurement processes
  • Experience of conducting detailed audits on contracts
  • Experience of developing monthly procurement/KPI reporting tools
  • Highly developed negotiation and influencing skills, coupled with excellent verbal and written communication skills

This role is being offered on a 6 month fixed term contract, with the possibility of extension or permanent employment in future.

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