Job Description

  • Job Reference:966612CR2_1629391757

  • Job Type: Contract

  • Job Industry: Local Government

  • Contact Name: Christian Rowles

  • Job Location: Kent

  • Job Title: Procurement Category Officer (Remote/Public Sector)

  • Job Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum

Job Start Date: ASAP

A 12 month FTC working for a really reputable and well-known public sector client, who are looking for a safe pair of hands to support the wider procurement team on a range of INDIRECT SPEND categories.

Immediate start – 1 stage interview (included of a short presentation).

* Assist the Procurement Manager, Category Leads and Head of Procurement to deliver all procurements across the business
* MUST have OJEU, or Public Contract Regulations 2015 experience
* Manage procurement projects at all spend values under OJEU and outside of;
* Take the lead in procuring services, items and devices – across all indirect and business-related categories
* Liaise with business colleagues to determine their product and service needs
* to advise the colleagues on the best route to market for procurements
* to ensure that confidentiality and conflicts of interest are managed during the course of procurements
* Keep records relating to the key stages of each procurement
* Ability to plan and manage procurements, and see them through to contract
* Good communication skills with various levels of stakeholder
* Ability to gain respect and trust from staff in the team and across wider business
* Ability to work with integrity and accuracy
* Ability to multi-task, work under pressure and use own initiative
* Demonstrate a commercial approach to finances and services delivery
* MCIPS, studying towards or interest in CIPS is of preference



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