Interim Procurement Manager - Public Sector
Your new company
One of our public sector clients is currently recruiting an interim Procurement Manager. You will be joining for a 3 month contract and the role will be remote working. The rate on offer is circa £194 per day - inside IR35.
Your new role
You will be responsible for leading on the procurement of high value contracts via OJEU. This will include; understanding business requirements, market analysis, drafting tender documentation to include scope of requirements and evaluation criteria, as well as negotiating and awarding the final contract. You will procure across categories, however there are several professional services contracts that need to be procured. You will also be managing multiple procurement projects at one time. You will use your stakeholder engagement skills with internal and external stakeholders building good working relationships.
What you'll need to succeed
To succeed in this role you must have full end to end OJEU tendering experience. You must be able to give clear examples of high value procurement projects you have lead from start to finish. A strong understanding of value for money, whilst also procuring in line with the organisation's and wider public sector regulations is essential. You will have exceptional stakeholder engagement and negotiation skills. You will have a generalist procurement background, but professional services procurement experience would be beneficial. You must be able to hit the ground running.
What you'll get in return
This is a brilliant opportunity for someone looking to expand their procurement experience across categories within a public sector organisation.
What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now. If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.