*A Local Authority in East London is looking for a Procurement Officer to join their team on a three month contract.
Purpose of the job:
*To assist with all aspects of procurement advice and support to service departments to maximise the delivery of outcomes within available resources.
Your duties will include:
*You will be providing analysis and advice on proposals for procurement opportunities or other service and corporate initiatives.
*You will be supporting the development, review and dissemination of Procurement policies and procedures.
*You will be providing proactive analysis and advice on complex proposals for procurement opportunities, savings or other service and corporate initiatives.
*You will be leading oversight of procurement projects in specific service departments and robustly challenge where necessary.
*You will be providing professional procurement support to strategic corporate projects.
*You will be managing key areas of procurement ensuring relevant corporate guidance, timetables and legislation is adhered to.
*You will be supporting the development of the procurement training strategy and deliver key training to service managers and other senior stakeholders.
*You will be providing procurement advice to services including contributions to the procurement implications in reports as required.
Please apply as soon as possible for immediate consideration.
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