Procurement Manager 21 Month FTC
Procurement Manager IT Construction
Your new company
A growing, vibrant team helping to drive the most ambitious investment programmes. You will be involved in the design of a modern, progressive contracts and partnerships, negotiating best commercial terms, galvanising innovation and influencing the development of projects to enable positive commercial outcomes.
Your new role
You will provide professional procurement support and advice to project teams on all procurement activities including specifications and documentation. You will work collaboratively with key internal and external stakeholders to ensure that procurement processes, workflow and delivery are delivered to meet targets and quality standards, and that opportunities for improving performance are identified and actioned to ensure continuous improvement. You will be flexible, travelling between our Birmingham, Guildford and London offices when necessary.
What you'll need to succeed
You will have a proven track-record in managing major IT procurement exercises (inviting/selecting tenders, managing contracts) and/or contract development work (with knowledge of some contract types and forms and their application to business need) and / or supplier selection. You should hold or be willing to work towards the Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply (CIPS) Diploma (or equivalent). You will have demonstrable project management skills. You will have very strong stakeholder management skills to encourage collaborative team working as well as providing excellent customer service to all stakeholders. You will have excellent analytical skills to use evidence to assess the costs, benefits and risks of wide range of delivery options. Experience of Competitive Dialogue or Negotiated Procedure would be advantageous.
What you'll get in return
A competitive salary with an additional bonus
What you need to do now
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