Procurement Officer

  • Category
    Procurement & Supply Chain - Project Procurement
  • Location
    Amersham, Buckinghamshire
  • External Reference

Procurement Officer


Procurement Officer wanted - 12 month fixed term contract

An exciting opportunity has become available within a well established public sector organisation based in the Buckinghamshire region. The employers are currently looking for an individual on a fixed term contract basis to work in a fast paced organisation as a Procurement Officer, reporting to the manager of the procurement department. This is a great opening for the right person to work in a professional environment with an employer who has an excellent reputation.

The successful candidate will be supporting the Procurement Manager in the delivery and development of effective and flexible procurement processes, functions and service across the organisation and will demonstrate the highest levels of professionalism, encouraging continuous improvement through close collaboration, innovation to successful conclusion.

The required individual with have:

-Level 6 Graduate Diploma (or equivalent) in purchasing and supply or working towards CIPS professional qualification

-Relevant Continuing Professional Development

-Extensive procurement experience across a broad range of goods and services

-Current practical knowledge of public procurement regulations and related legislation (UK/EU//OJEU)

-Commercial appraisal skills including whole life costing methods and value for money studies
-Contract negotiation and management

-Broad commercial mind-set developed from experience working in both the public and private sector

-Ability to present findings and maintain financial tracking for savings achieved
-Excellent communication, written, organisational and administrative skills

-Ability to use Microsoft Word and Excel

The available role is a full time position with 37 hours per week and a 12 month fixed term contract and a salary of £27,651 - £31,095 per annum.

To be considered for this opportunity please submit your CV immediately to
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