I am currently seeking a Procurement Manager to work for a leading organisation based in Leeds. Salary £40,000 - 48,000 per annum
As Procurement Manager you will deliver procurement projects to support customers across the Yorkshire & Humber regions.
To take specific responsibility for the provision of procurement services and to provide at scale and joined up services where required.
To be involved in a wide variety of major procurement exercises for health & non healthcare services.
To contribute strategic procurement advice to all program leads and directors, and to advise senior managers on procurement issues.
To ensure compliance with statutory and local policies/standards/procedures for all procurements of healthcare and non-healthcare services.
To develop and deliver a number of training sessions to educate all Senior Managers within the organisation
Define current processes, facilitate discussions and advise colleagues as to how best practice might be adopted in the definition of future processes, document those processes as they are agreed and oversee their delivery.
Knowledge of OJEU tendering
Understanding of the Public Contract Regulations (2015)
Experience of tendering on behalf of public sector customers
Understanding of light-touch regime services
Project management experience
Demonstrated experience of coordinating projects in complex and challenging environments
Experience of drafting briefing papers and correspondence at board level
Experience of creating and giving presentations to a varied group of internal and external stakeholders
Demonstrated capability to plan over short, medium and long-term timeframes and adjust plans and resource requirements accordingly
Numerate and able to understand complex financial issues combined with deep analytical skills
Familiarity with office Microsoft Office software (in particular Word, Excel, Powerpoint)
Ability to work with eTendering systems (namely Bravo and AWARD)
Understanding of TED and Contractsfinder
Ability to prepare and produce concise yet insightful communications for dissemination to senior stakeholders and a broad range of stakeholders as required
Please apply via the details provided for immediate consideration.