Procurement Officer

Coalville, Leicestershire East Midlands
Band G, £33,136 - £37,107
11 Oct 2018
28 Oct 2018
Specialist Area
Contracts Manager, Procurement
Public Sector
Contract Type
Full Time

Procurement Officer

Band G, £33,136 - £37,107

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic and self-motivated individual to join the council.  The successful candidate will advise senior managers and service areas on the procurement process in line with the council’s Contract Procedure Rules and Public Contracts Regulations 2015 to achieve value for money and cashable savings from procurement activity.  You will be a good communicator and able to build and maintain successful internal and external partnerships and relationships.

You will take a proactive approach to identify opportunities in procurement for innovation and will have excellent analytical skills and advanced excel skills, producing reports and analysing data for senior managers and our Procurement Corporate Action Team when required. 

To apply for this post you must have detailed knowledge and a good understanding of the procurement cycle, contract law, good procurement practices and relevant legislation.  You must have a successful record of working in partnership, engaging effectively with others and building productive working relationships along with a track record in successfully interpreting policy and strategy into practical actions.

For an informal discussion about this vacancy, please contact Anna Wright, Finance Team Manager on 01530 454492 or by email to

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Applications must be made using the on-line application process.

Disabled applications who meet the essential criteria for the job will be guaranteed an interview.

We welcome applications from all sections of the community.

Closing Date: 28th October 2018