Job Type: Temporary
Job Industry: Local Government
Contact Name: Christian Rowles
Job Location: Devon
Job Title: Procurement Specialist (FTC)
Job Salary: £30000 - £38000 Per Annum
This is an exciting 6 – 9 month FTC, to support a business on some really key and urgent Technology projects. Due to the length of the role. This role will most mostly entirely remote working with the expectation of a couple of days in the office a month.
* Support the business on implementing some key technology projects.
* Advise new supplier sourcing opportunities, using market knowledge for you category.
* Continuously try to improve service or cost improvements, from short to longer term.
* Define, improve and implement category strategies, working with your key business partners.
* Minimise risk, by understanding the business needs and re-negotiating contracts where appropriate.
* Look to improve processes and team policies when suitable.
* Conduct full procurement activity; drafting RFx, contract award to re-negotiations.
* Ideally have IT or indirect procurement experience.
* Public procurement is of preference but not essential.