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Procurement Consultant

  • Location

    Essex, England

  • Sector:

    Procurement, Category Management, Supply Chain, Purchasing

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  • Salary:

    £300 - £400 per day

  • Consultant:

    Liam Cox

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

  • Duration:

    3/6 Months

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Sellick Partnership are recruiting for an interim Procurement Consultant to work for a Local Authority in the Essex area. This assignment is initially for 3 months (likely to be extended), and is an excellent opportunity to add some real value to an interim CV.

Key responsibilities of the Procurement Consultant:

  • Managing end-to-end procurement
  • Advising on procurement activities across a number of directorates (advising on frameworks, what is the most relevant/compliant route to market, etc)
  • Producing tender packs
  • Stakeholder management and engagement
  • Offer expert procurement advice and unique solutions to achieve the best outcomes
  • Providing category and procurement expertise

The successful Client Services Manager will:

  • Have proven Local Government procurement experience
  • Have experience of OJEU/Public Sector procurement
  • Hold JCT/NEC3 experience (desirable)
  • Be able to start at short notice
  • Proven ability to develop and maintain effective relationships with internal and external stakeholders across all levels of seniority
  • Commercially aware and a competent negotiator
  • Ability to prioritise multiple projects whilst maintaining client commitments in a fast-paced environment

On offer:

  • Excellent day rates
  • Potential long-term assignment
  • Chance to work with a Client which will add value to any CV

This contract is a fantastic challenge for the right candidate and offers both competitive rates as well as longevity. You will be joining the organisation at a crucial time and play a key role in their continued growth and success.

If you feel your experience matches the above criteria and are interested in this role, please send your CV to Liam Cox at Sellick Partnership or give me a call for a confidential chat.

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