Procurement Officer

Recruiter
Advantage Resourcing
Location
Huntingdon
Posted
09 Mar 2019
Closes
31 Mar 2019
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Procurement Officer - 12 month contract – up to £232 PAYE or £291 UMB (IR35 Scope)–Public Sector- Wyton**

Our client is a leading public sector organisation based in Wyton who are looking for a Procurement Officer to join there busy team. If you are interested in this role please send your CV urgently, there is a deadline on this role so respond early to avoid missing out.

Key Responsibilities:

Support to DIO Commercial operations teams, supporting Commercial teams with the tendering, award and management of contracts

•Process change orders as required

•Ensure commercial arrangements represent best value for money

•Comply with regulations and policy affecting procurement and adopt commercial best practice •Understand the importance of and ensure auditable commercial records

•Provide timely returns and accurate statistical data as required ensuring that Commercial data recorded supports complete and meaningful Commercial MI

•Collaborate with members of the acquisition team to deliver Customer requirements

•Support Stakeholder engagement on all aspects of commercial activity including programme / planning as required

•Support the use of e-procurement tools, including CP&F and IMS to improve commercial MI

•Manage resources to secure best value for money and best use of resources

•Provide effective commercial support to all areas of the commercial team Support to the Commercial team to fulfil their outputs.

Experience required for this role:

SC Cleared candidates are preferable

Previous commercial, contracts and procurement support experience or similar

Government, Defence or public sector industry experience is advantageous

Previous experience of providing negotiation support, contract review and developing effective contract management processes

Commercial strategy development and contractual negotiations experience

Exceptional financial acumen

Strong communication skills

Excellent IT systems knowledge and experience.

All candidates for this role will be subject to standard checks should you be selected for interview

To apply for this role please send through your CV for consideration and we will be in touch should your experience match our criteria. Unfortunately due to high volume we will only be able to contact those who have been shortlisted. Ref. (phone number removed)

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