Procurement Manager

27 Feb 2019
27 Mar 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Title: Procurement Manager (Health and Social Care)

Location: Southampton

Salary: Negotiable

About the role

* Provide leadership in the delivery of strategic sourcing and programme development across the H&SC landscape

* Provide robust challenge, identify and deliver smart sourcing solutions that as a minimum, meet H&SC client expectations, savings target objectives and contractual service commitments

* Lead and deliver robust spend analysis, sourcing project prioritisation, strategic sourcing solutions and the development of service delivery plans

* Take sole ownership of the full procurement lifecycle by leading on the development of sourcing plans, compliant tender documentation and overseeing tender evaluation through to contract award, in as efficient a timescale as possible

What you will do:

* Provide enhanced and accelerated sourcing programme planning, execution and delivery on all H&SC projects

* Deliver high quality and considered H&SC sourcing plans in a timely manner

* Take ownership & leadership of all sourcing and contract savings activities within your assigned remit

* Lead in the identification and delivery of the savings programme and associated targets

* Proactively manage H&SC forward planning and pipeline activities to avoid resourcing and capacity issues

* Identify and drive smart sourcing opportunities and outcomes for each and every procurement project

* Deliver all full cycle procurement projects on time

* Deliver evidence based cashable savings on all procurement/negotiation projects of at least 10%

* Taking responsibility and lead in the regularly updating accurate data on internal reporting systems etc. and producing timely and relevant reports

Your skills and experience will include:

* Extensive experience of category management, driving sourcing strategy and delivering savings initiatives in complex and challenging environments

* Must demonstrate the ability to deliver high performance outputs i.e. strategic and tactical savings and service improvements in time critical scenarios

* Procurement, legislative and subject matter expertise

* Must demonstrate and possess Trusted Adviser and strong influencing skills

* Provide solution based challenge at every opportunity to add tangible value and quality to all outputs

* Demonstrate robust category planning and project management skills

* Must have in depth OJEU legislation expertise

* Ability to manage multiple projects and stakeholders simultaneously

* Pro-actively seek to identify and deliver continuous improvement.

About Local Government Services | Capita Southampton Limited

Our partnership with Southampton City Council, provides a range of services including, procurement, property consultancy, customer services, HR and payroll, revenues and benefits, learning and development, health and safety and IT

What’s in it for you?

As well as a generous basic salary, we’ll give you 23 day’s holiday, a company car, company matched pension scheme and access to a variety of voluntary benefit options. These include a share save scheme, life assurance, holiday buy and many more designed to suit your own personal lifestyle, such as retail, health & wellbeing and leisure discounts.

What we hope you’ll do next

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