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Procurement Officer

  • Location: Basford, Stoke-on-Trent
  • Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + working from home/flex working per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 7 days ago

  • Sector: Procurement & Supply Chain UK
  • Contact: Louise Gapp
  • Contact Email:
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 26 June 2022
  • Job Ref: 1705-12_1655737323

My client, a well-known housing organisation are looking for a Procurement Officer to join their small but dynamic procurement department. The Procurement Officer will support the team, ensuring the procurement department delivers an effective and efficient procurement service to the business. Must be a clear and confident communicator with proven experience in managing multiple projects simultaneously.

Key areas will be;

  • Support for development of procurement projects and procedures
  • Commercial acumen and a clear understanding of procurement/framework/supplier contracts
  • Managing new suppliers, conducting all relevant checks in line with policy
  • Maintaining the approved supplier list, including conducting supplier checks
  • Ensuring compliance in all areas of procurement activity
  • Ability to interact and influence stakeholders within various business units
  • Good to advanced Excel skills
  • Ad hoc project work to support the Head of Procurement and the wider procurement team
  • A desire to become fully MCIPS qualified - organisation will support/fund this

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