Procurement & Contracts

Posted 18 April by Tate
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Procurement and Contracts Officer

£32,600 - £36,400k per annum + performance related bonus (OTE £44,500)

Milton Keynes area

Due to rapid evolution within their marketplace, our client, a global leader in their field are looking for a Procurement and Contracts Officer to join their team.

This is an opportunity to work within a department recognised as a centre of excellence within their organisation. You will be delivering innovative, cost effective and high quality procurement to support in the strategic procurement and continuing business growth.

The role:

  • Work in collaboration with stakeholders to understand organisational requirements and develop an action plan
  • Conduct contract and supplier analysis, identifying opportunities to deliver quality solutions at a competitive rate, alongside recognising areas to improve processes
  • Work with internal colleagues and external stakeholders to successfully deliver procurement's, promoting procurement best practice across the business
  • Coordinate the tender process, either re-tendering existing requirements or identifying new opportunities; from developing supplier selection, drafting specifications and SLA's through to tailoring contract terms and conditions
  • Apply analytical processes, providing cost breakdowns and financial analysis to provide recommendations and reporting to key stakeholders

The person:

  • Qualified or working towards your CIPS qualification
  • 3 - 5 years procurement experience across a range of different categories
  • Practical experience drafting statement of works, technical specifications, contracts, SLA's, conducting pre and post tender briefings and tailoring contract terms and conditions
  • Experience negotiating with suppliers and communicating and engaging with key stakeholders
  • Knowledge of related procurement legislation, including public sector procurement
  • Strong interpersonal skills, with a customer focused approach

If you are interested in this position, please email your CV or call Izzie on:

Tate is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

Reference: 37787387

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