Procurement Manager - Greater Manchester

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Total Package: £42,000 max. - Procurement
Ref: 253 Date Posted: Thursday 20 Dec 2018
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Are you an experienced Public Sector procurement professional and looking for a new role in 2019? We are currently supporting a Public Sector client based in Salford, Greater Manchester, who are looking to appoint 2 experienced Procurements Managers for permanent roles based with a total package of £42,000 on offer.

This role will be reporting directly in to the Director of Procurement and the successful candidate will be responsible for working with the Strategic Procurement & Commissioning Support Team, other key internal stakeholders and crucially our customers clients to ensure procurement activities are optimised and delivered in a professional, safe and efficient manner.

Additional Responsibilities include:

  • Autonomously managing health related procurement projects from end to end supported by the relevant legal procurement rules and regulations (OJEU and PCR)
  • Developing contract documentation including finance schedules, outcomes and incentivisation framework
  • Delivering training, workshops and presentations, including evaluation methodology and mobilisation support to internal and external client
  • Work with the wider commissioner and strategic sourcing procurement teams to support their projects with robust financial decision making and evidence.
  • Influence internal stakeholders to ensure procurement strategy aligns with best practise and legislative compliance and ensure continuous improvement to methods of working, processes and maintain legislative compliance

Experience Required:

  • Ideally CIPS qualified or equivalent (experience or qualifications)
  • Strong understanding of Public Sector procurements – NHS experience is beneficial but is not required
  • Previous experience in a similar procurement role in the Public Sector
  • Understanding of OJEU and PCR regulations and full end to end procurement processes
  • Experience of dealing with complex negotiations on prices and contract terms to deliver savings and commercial value
  • Strong stakeholder management skills and ability to interact and set strategies