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Senior Procurement Officer

  • Location

    Leicestershire, England

  • Sector:

    Procurement, Category Management

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £32500 - £34500 per annum

  • Consultant:

    Liam Cox

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  • Reference:


  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

  • Expiry date:


A Public Sector organisation in the East Midlands are currently seeking a Senior Procurement Officer following on from some recent internal changes. This is a crucial role in the organisation, and gives the successful applicant the chance to work for a reputable, successful and growing that make a huge difference across the Public Sector.

Key responsibilities of the Senior Procurement Officer:

  • Managing a portfolio of frameworks of products/services
  • Conducting market analysis to establish framework solutions
  • Conducting negotiations and post-tender clarifications
  • Drafting and developing procurement documentation
  • Prepare project briefs and business cases, outlining procurement strategy and rationale
  • Manage the performance of contracts and suppliers including measuring against KPI's
  • Maintaining strong relationships with suppliers, customers and other stakeholders
  • Preparation of robust contract award, extension and variation recommendations
  • Create strategies for the development of the category, and manage/develop and assist with the implementation of a range of products and services

The successful Senior Procurement Officer will:

  • Have previous Public Sector procurement experience
  • Hold demonstrable experience in sourcing, tendering, negotiation, etc
  • Be qualified to CIPS/MCIPS or commitment to working towards full qualification
  • Have substantial knowledge and experience of procurement policy and practice, including relevant legislations (OJEU, PCR2015, etc)
  • Have an awareness and understanding of the whole life cycle of procurement, contract and relationship management

On offer:

  • Competitive salaries
  • Flexible working opportunities
  • Excellent holiday entitlement
  • Access to a contributory pension scheme
  • Continued professional training and development
  • Free parking

This role is a fantastic opportunity for a Public Sector procurement professional looking to continue with their career and join an excellent organisation. You will be joining at a crucial time and play a key role in their continued growth and success.

If you feel your experience matches the above or are keen to find out more, please get in touch with Liam Cox at Sellick Partnership for a confidential discussion.

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