Senior Procurement Manger

  • Location
    London, Greater London
  • Salary
  • Category
    Public Sector - Procurement & Supply Chain
  • Job type
  • Industry
    Procurement and Supply Chain
  • External Reference

An opportunity has arisen for a Senior Procurement Manger to join a local authority based in East London.

The appointed person must have:

A proven track record of successfully developing and implementing procurement policy and procedures within Local Government. Ideal candidate must have a broad knowledge of public sector procurement policies as well as the following: * Sound knowledge and experience of PCR 2015 and EU procurement practice

* Experience of working with or within Local Authorities

* Experience of direct line management

* Experience of using Proactis E-tendering system or other similar e-tendering systems

* Experience of working within corporate procurement team

* Writing and implementing procurement policies

The appointed person will be required to undertake the following:

* Develop the councils Sustainable Procurement Policy in liaison with key stakeholders

* Work with key stakeholders and external Partners to implement initiatives to strengthen monitoring of Social Value benefits secured through tendering of council contracts.

* Prepare report for Boards and Committee as required

* Review and propose initiatives to improve councils' current approach to recording and monitoring of procurement savings

* Manage the administration of the Procurement Gateway process and provide support to Strategic Procurement Board.

This role is paying £450 p/d UMBRELLA or £360.37 p/d PAYE.

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Please apply with your CV to: Chloe May