Sourcing Manager

  • Location
    Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
  • Salary
    £ 21.63 - £ 25 / Hourly
  • Job type
  • Industry
    Office and Secretarial
  • External Reference
  • Category
    Office and Secretarial - Administration Manager

Sourcing manager needed in Nottingham

We are looking for a suitably qualified and experienced Sourcing/ Procurement Manager to cover staff absence on an ongoing basis (this could be for up to 3-6 months.) We will aim to provide the candidate with as much notice as possible when we are aware of the post holder's return.

The role will be full time and working from home for the foreseeable future until staff begin to return to the office where the location will be Nottingham City centre and our Harvey Road site.

The salary would be in the region of: £45,859 - £48,848 however we can go above this for the right candidate, therefore please indicate the candidate expectations on the application form.

The duties:

Act on behalf of NCH to develop, manage and promote the performance of the Company's procurement service across the City by providing strategic and operational direction to Assistant

Director (Finance and Procurement) working with tenants and other key stakeholders to make our communities a great place to live and work. Responsible for ensuring Company procurement and contracts provide excellent Value for Money (VFM and deliver works, goods and services which fully meet the needs of the business within budget resources.

  • Proven experience of working with Contracts and within a value for money framework

  • Significant and comprehensive evidence of production and management of UK and EU tenders to the highest standard

  • Comprehensive working knowledge of all relevant procurement legislation and regulations, including UK & EU Regs, Financial Regulations, Company Standing Orders etc.

  • Knowledge and understanding of ISO 9001 Quality Standards

  • Evidence of managing people to deliver excellent services that deliver VFM

Skills & Abilities

  • Excellent engager, motivator and developer of people

  • Excellent written, verbal & interpersonal skills

  • Able to work collaboratively and communicate at all levels

  • Performance manager able to make best use of the resources available

  • Negotiation, project management and budgetary skills

  • Research & analytical skills

  • Strategic thinker

  • Make clear decisions on complex issues


  • A graduate Diploma in Chartered Institute of Purchasing &

Supply (CIPS) or equivalent qualification

  • Evidence of continued professional development


  • Positive, professional attitude to getting things done

  • Creative and innovative, encourages fresh thinking

  • Deliver services through joint working

  • Ambassadorial and approachable to stakeholders

Adecco acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

By applying for this role your details will be submitted to Adecco. Our Candidate Privacy Information Statement explaining how we will use your information is available on our website.

To speak to a recruitment expert please contact Lucy Wright