£300 per day
We are currently recruiting for a Procurement Officer to join a Government Organisation responsible for monitoring progress towards improving social mobility in the UK. You will be responsible for procuring research, resources, and contract management.
Responsible for undertaking contracting procedures for new contracts and overseeing the department's budget control.
Developing and maintaining strategic contracts and arranging the production of appropriate tender documentation.
Analysing the procurement MI to identify ways of improving compliance with government contracts and setting up reporting mechanisms to support this.
Engage with project teams with category related requirements to establish needs, provide support to develop process pipelines, and help develop procurement activities.
Must have experience working in a Commercial/Procurement role in the Public Sector.
The successful candidate will have Commercial Awareness, be able to demonstrate Analytic/Problem solving abilities and sound judgment.
To apply for this exciting role, simply send your CV and Cover Letter to or alternatively call (phone number removed) and speak to Megan McLeod.
Astute Technical Recruitment Limited are acting as an employment agency in relation to this vacancy. We do not discriminate on the grounds of age, race, gender, disability, creed or sexual orientation and comply with all relevant UK legislation. We encourage applications from individuals from all backgrounds but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK and Europe. Astute is also committed to the government's Disability Confident Employer initiative. We endeavour to get back to everyone, however, if you have not heard anything after 7 days, please consider your application unsuccessful