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Salary£30000 - £45000 per annum
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LocationChelmsford
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TermPerm
Pure are pleased to be recruiting a Senior Procurement Officer to join a fantastic client of ours based in Essex, this role requires experience within a procurement environment and the ability to problem solve, demonstrating flexibility, adaptability and a positive ‘can do’ attitude.


The Role
  • Assisting the Procurement Manager to deliver high value tender exercises through research, analysis and managing communication with suppliers
  • Leading project teams to identify requirements, drafting tender documents and running the tender excise through to successful completion and award
  • Being directly responsible for awarding contracts through established public sector framework
  • Ensuring the savings targets are delivered
  • Undertaking research and analysis to inform the development of innovative Procurement strategies
  • Providing recommendations and feedback to the Procurement Manager on collaborative procurement opportunities and potential frameworks
  • Supporting and assisting with the development of policies and procedures as the Procurement function develops with the aim to ensure the Procurement function if fully compliance and meets audit regulations
  • Processing new supplier requests in the finance system
  • Managing the communication with existing and potential suppliers
  • Reviewing existing contracts and processes to identity areas where efficiencies or service improvements can be made
 

Required Skills

  • Educated to CIPS Level 3 or equivalent
  • Experience of working in a procurement role
  • Basic understanding of Public Sector procurement
  • Commitment towards ongoing personal development
  • Excellent IT Skills
  • Ability to organise and set priorities
  • Ability to cope under pressure displaying calm and patience
 

This role will be a mixture of home and office based working, if you have the relevant experience and would like to be considered for this role please call Laura Turner at Pure or apply now!
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