We are looking for a Senior Procurement Officer to join the corporate team in providing a comprehensive cost effective procurement service within the rules of the public procurement law and practice within the parameters of the Councils corporate strategies. Experience in working for a Local Government Procurement Team and the use of an e-tendering system e.g The Chest is essential.
The post holder will be responsible for ensuring the best use of new procurement technologies as they emerge. They will also assist in the development of new contracts for goods and services throughout the Council and in the improvement of procurement processes in order to meet corporate targets.
With a demonstrable understanding of the Public Procurement rules and excellent all-round communication skills, you’ll plan prepare and complete the tender documents and write contract reports. You’ll also need well-developed networking and influencing skills to build relationships with internal and external customers.
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