Procurement Officer

Procurement Officer

Job Title: Procurement Officer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Telford, Shropshire
Salary: £330 - £350 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: PO11_1620718766
Contact Name: Narcis Velcu
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 11, 2021 08:39

Job Description

Role: Procurement Officer

Contract: 12 months

Day Rate:£330 - £350

IR35: Inside

Location: Telford (remote during restrictions)

About the role:

The Procurement Officer will be responsible for the Procurement of Spares, Services and/or Repair of items, enabling material availability through timely and effective sourcing to contract in accordance with Public Contracts Regulations (where applicable).


-Enabling material availability by providing and maintaining appropriate contract cover

-Problem solving Procurement and Supply Chain issues to remover roadblocks affecting material availability

-Effective programme management of contracting activities to deliver contracts on-time to plan every time

-Working with Category Management to develop robust sourcing and contracting strategies

-Leadership of assigned individuals

-SAP transactions as required by the role

-Application of the Authority Commercial Toolkit including contracting templates

Provide strategic and tactical Procurement direction of assigned scope whether product, service, category or platform based


-Strong understanding of both strategic and operational Procurement and Supply Chain Management tools and processes

-An understanding of Public Contracts Regulations - desirable

-Commercially astute, able to interpret and manage commercial and supply chain risk

-Collaborative individual able to engage and work effectively with relevant stakeholders

-Ability to understand the constraints and pressures of managing a number of contracts simultaneously

Technical Experience and Qualifications:

-Minimum of 3 years' experience in a commercially focused equivalent role, within a similar operating model

-Minimum of 3 years' experience in a procurement and supply chain environment

-Exposure to public sector contracting is desirable but not essential

-MCIPS 5 or equivalent is desirable but not essential

If you are interested, please apply and I will be in touch.

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