Procurement Officer

Posted 6 April by Leeds City Council Easy Apply Featured
Procurement Officers x 3 - 
3-6 months contract (potential to extend for upto 2 years)

Leeds City Council is one of the largest employers in West Yorkshire, with around 33,000 employees based over multiple sites. These roles are working within their large housing department where you will perform the role of a Procurement Officer

The role will include category management, formulating invitations to tenders, contract negotiation, monitoring performance in line with objectives, building relationships with budget-holders along with guidance and advice on all related procurement issues

For this role you will ideally have experience within Procurement however we would still be interested in speaking to individuals who have Buying, Merchandising, Contract management or Supply Chain experience as these types of roles have transferable skills.
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Excellent communication skills. The procurement department often finds itself at the crossroads between multiple stakeholders: suppliers, customers, management, sales, etc. ...

Working as a temporary member of staff through Reed you will be paid weekly (a week in arrears), receive holiday pay in addition to your hourly rate, have access to a rewards scheme and pensions scheme, free eye test vouchers, and more. Once placed into a temporary job with the Council through Reed, you may have the opportunity to apply for suitable permanent vacancies advertised internally.

If the above sounds appealing, and you have the experience required for the position, we look forward to receiving your application.

Please call Reed on 0113-3942945

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Key words – Procurement, Officer, Contract Management, suppliers, process, CIPS

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