Senior Procurement Officer
Join a dynamic team at a Local Authority in the Kingston area! We're actively seeking a Senior Procurement Officer to contribute to our Corporate Commissioning Service.
Permanent Position | Location: KT1 | Salary: £41k - £46k per annum (Negotiable based on experience)
- Our Council prioritizes delivering optimal outcomes for our communities. We are seeking individuals who excel in an agile, collaborative environment and are dedicated to fostering continuous improvement within a positive organizational culture.
- Reporting directly to the Commissioning and Procurement Manager, this role is pivotal in supporting the Council by spearheading outcome-driven, lawful, and commercially sound commissioning projects.
- The objective is to ensure the delivery of high-quality services while maximizing value for money.
- Contribute significantly to the efficient operations of the Council's corporate Commissioning function.
- To excel in this role, you must exhibit a proven track record in procurement, encompassing expertise in the end-to-end tendering process.
- Public sector experience is preferred, along with astute political acumen and the ability to establish substantial credibility.
- Your strengths lie in adept stakeholder management, enabling effective communication across diverse audiences and quick impact delivery.
- Ideally, you hold or are pursuing a relevant degree or professional qualification, particularly the Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply (CIPS).
*** A comprehensive Job Description will be provided upon assessment of suitability ***
- Local Authority / Public Sector exposure
- Senior-level Commissioning and Procurement.
For further details or to apply, kindly submit your interest, and a detailed Job Description will be shared with suitable candidates.
*We offer a market leading referral scheme of up to £250 so if you know of someone who may also be looking for an exciting career opportunity*
To apply for this role please email email@example.com & call Dane on 01772 954 200.