Project Account Manager
Location - Flexible
Salary - £Competitive
Fixed Term Contract 2 Years
Badenoch + Clark is excited to continue our strategic partnership with Scotland Excel on the recruitment of a Project Account Manager.
Scotland Excel is the Centre of Procurement Expertise for the local government sector in Scotland. Established in 2008, it is a leading non-profit shared service funded by Scotland's 32 local authorities. The organisation is a leader in change and innovation within the industry. Scotland Excel's portfolio supports the delivery of a wide range of essential public services provided by councils, and includes contracts for social care, construction, roads, transport, environment, corporate, education and ICT.
Scotland Excel provides a range of change management services to help local authorities increase and transform their procurement capability. The post holder will help to deliver its procurement efficiency programme. The Programme Manager will lead an ambitious programme covering multiple service areas of the council. This programme will also deliver considerable savings. In delivering South Lanarkshire Council's programme, the post holder will be required to build positive relationships with officers and elected members at all levels across the organisation.
As Project Account Manager you will work closely with our partner organisations building relationships at all levels across Councils and the wider community to support engagement in Procurement. You will also support the Commercial & Projects Manager in identifying, developing and delivering sustainable opportunities to offer new services which meet customer expectations while helping Scotland Excel meet its financial targets. Further development of project standards will also be a key part of the role.
As well as a competitive salary, you will have access to all the benefits of working for a public sector organisation including a defined benefits pension scheme, generous holiday allowance, flexible working and a range of other initiatives which reflect our commitment to creating a positive work-life balance for all our employees.
Are you interested in providing innovative, transformative solutions for local and national public services across Scotland, if so we want to hear from you.
For further information or for a confidential conversation please contact our recruitment partner Badenoch + Clark Executive.
Applications are in the form of a tailored CV and covering letter, highlighting your skills and experience pertinent to the role.