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Senior Procurement Manager

  • Location: London
  • Salary: £60000 - £69000 per annum per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Contact: Eilidh Sproul
  • Contact Email:
  • Start Date: 12/12/2022
  • Expiry Date: 03 February 2023
  • Job Ref: JO0000012014_1672851917

Senior Procurement Manager

Public sector organisation


Up to 69K + benefits

I am working with a well-known and established public sector organisation who are looking for a senior procurement manager (focussing predominantly on property/ construction) to join their team!

The Senior Procurement Manager will provide technical and commercial leadership and support to the development department on procurement, frameworks, supply chain management and contracts.

Key responsibilities

  • Drive and promote value-for-money in the team's approach to procurement and contracts
  • Oversee compliance and promote best practice in the department's procurement and contracts activities
  • Approve project managers tender list and supplier selections
  • Carry out compliance checks on project managers tendering and contract activities
  • Maintain regular strategic communications with framework consultants and contractors, including via a regular e-newsletter and through meetings with individual suppliers or groups of suppliers
  • Lead on the procurement of new and replacement frameworks, in line with public sector procurement law and internal policies
  • Identify business requirements, devise procurement strategies, plan and project manage the delivery of the procurement process, produce procurement documentation and manage and participate in tender evaluations
  • Collect and analyse data relating to procurement, frameworks, supply chain management and contracts, and produce reports presenting this data for colleagues and senior management.

Key skills

  • Proven relevant experience an knowledge of tendering and contracts
  • Proven relevant experience of managing relationships with suppliers and stakeholders
  • Knowledge and understanding of property development and/ or construction, including the commercial and business drivers
  • Knowledge and understanding of public sector procurement requirements

Please contact Eilidh Sproul at Cedar Recruitment for more information.