Commissioning and Procurement Officer - Policy & Governance

  • Location
    Kingston Upon Thames, Greater London
  • Salary
    £ 300 - £ 400 / Daily
  • Job type
    Temporary contract
  • Industry
    Purchasing and Procurement
  • External Reference
  • Category
    Procurement & Supply Chain - Procurement Consulting

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Commissioning and Procurement Officer on behalf of a public sector organisation based in Kingston upon Thames.

The role will support the delivery of their commissioning governance and policy workstream. This role will provide the opportunity to work on interesting projects that are driving the transformation and greening procurement agenda.

The successful applicant will demonstrate good knowledge of commissioning and procurement best practice and excellent knowledge of Public Contract Regulations (PCR 2015)

Key duties will include:

  • Support the Commissioning Governance Board to provide procurement governance administration and support on policy research and development including for London Living Wage, Modern Slavery, Ethical Sourcing and the Social Value Programme

  • Provide professional commissioning and procurement project support to commissioning leads across the organisation

  • Developing excellent relationships with internal and external stakeholders to maximise the understanding of commissioning and procurement to deliver positive outcomes

  • Maintaining the council's commissioning and procurement guidance materials and templates

  • Supporting the procurement governance/gateway process to ensure timely and informed commercial decisions

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