Senior Procurement and SRM Partner

  • Location
    Oldham, Manchester
  • Salary
    £ 70000 - £ 73363 / Year
  • Job type
  • Industry
    Purchasing and Procurement
  • External Reference
  • Category
    Procurement & Supply Chain - Procurement & Supply Chain

Senior Procurement & SRM Partner

Based London or Oldham

£73,363 per annum

We are working with a national Housing Association on several exciting Permanent Procurement Positions as they grow and expand their team into a new structure. This organisation prides themselves on deliver excellent procurement services to their internal stakeholders that in turn leads to the best social housing and environments for their tenants. They have offices located across the country including London and Oldham in the North West and offer a flexible, results driven working methodology with a desire to have employees in the office once or twice a week to be driven by requirement.

About the organisation
This Housing Association is one of the leading providers of affordable housing and care services in England. They build and manage homes and provide housing services for around 140,000 customers nationwide. Of their 65,000 homes, more than 70% are let at a social or affordable rent, while around 10,000 are owned or part-owned by the people who live in them.

They have a new opportunity for a Senior Procurement and SRM Partner to join our team on a permanent, full-time basis. Our core office base is in London but there is also an office in Oldham, with hybrid working.

Reporting to the Group Director of Procurement, you will develop and deliver Procurement, Contract and Supplier Relationship strategies to support business and operational delivery and achieve value for money throughout the organisation. The successful candidate will also provide expert procurement support for legislation compliant tendering projects and frameworks to deliver excellent value for money.

About you
As a customer-focused organisation, they know that how they do things is just as important as what they do. You will not only be an experienced and knowledgeable Procurement professional, you will also be able to demonstrate significant -

  • Experience of delivering large scale cost effective and compliant procurement solutions across a range of functions that deliver VFM, enable operational efficiencies and appropriately manage risk.

  • Significant experience of generating additional value through contract and supplier relationship management strategies.

  • Experience of developing and implementing procurement, contract management and supplier relationship policies.

  • Experience of identifying contract management best practice and conducting contract assurance reviews.

  • Excellent stakeholder management and influencing skills.

  • Proven programme and PMO management experience, including oversight of multiple concurrent programmes, ideally in a commercial environment.

  • Knowledge and experience of working within the Public Contract Regulations. * Excellent financial and data analysis skills.

  • Excellent oral and written communications and presentation skills.

Essential Qualifications

  • Educated to degree level (or equivalent).

  • MCIPS qualified and/or equivalent.

  • Project or programme management professional qualification and/or equivalent.

If you're interested in finding out more about the key responsibilities of the role and/or to ensure you meet the essential criteria, please email

To speak to a recruitment expert please contact Hannah Quinn