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Senior Procurement Officer

Senior Procurement Officer

  • Job reference

    JO0000009141_1618220614

  • Location

    Bristol

  • Sector:

    Public Sector

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £32500 - £35000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Billy Lamond

  • Contact email:

    billyl@cedarrecruitment.com

  • Job ref:

    JO0000009141_1618220614

  • Published:

    24 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-05-12

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

  • Consultant:

    Billy Lamond

Senior Procurement Officer l Bristol / Remote Working l £35,000 l Public Sector Procurement l Military/ Defense Clothing

Cedar are supporting a Fortune 500 company who are on the look for a Senior Procurement Officer. This is a permanent contract position which will be based from Home but will require occasional travel on-site in Bristol with a salary of up to £35,000 on offer.

The role of the Senior Procurement Officer will be to ensure commercial activity is; performed to the highest standards and maintained, conforms to EU Procurement Regulations and internal Policies/Procedures and is monitored to ensure continuous improvement with the overall aim of obtaining best value for money. You will be required to pro-actively participate in developing and implementing Category Strategies to ensure these fully satisfy requirements - this may also include drafting and issuing ITTs/ITNs, contracts etc. and manage the associated procurement process up to and beyond contract award. You will also be required to negotiate contract terms, conditions and prices for Procurement activity with a view to delivering value for money/savings and to ensure Commercial MI is accurate and up to date and submitted on time.

The Senior Procurement Officer will run full end-to-end open competition tenders for 4-5 projects at a time, so will need to have strong procurement experience and be a capable time manager.

Candidates applying MUST HAVE experience which covers:

  • Strong background in roles covering Procurement, Category Management, Contract Management and/or Commercial Management
  • Experience managing end to end OJEU/PCR2015 tendering/procurements in the UK Public Sector
  • Experience specifically working with the MOD or NHS/Medical Equipment would be advantageous