We are working with our client, a public sector organisation in Belfast, to recruit a Band 8 Head of Goods and Services Procurement role. This position is a 12 month contract with a possibility to be extended.
This is a fantastic opportunity to join a recognised "Centre of Procurement Expertise"
Your new role
Reporting to the Assistant Director of Operations the successful applicants responsibilities will include;
Lead and manage the goods and services procurement function, across two divisions which comprise of clinical and non-clinical goods and services, procurement innovation and e-Procurement
Responsibility and accountable for all professional procurement activities undertaken by procurement staff at various locations throughout the organisation falling within their span of responsibility. Procurement staff are currently located at main offices in Antrim, Armagh, Ballymena, Belfast, Londonderry and Newtownards.
A comprehensive list of duties can be provided on request.
What you'll need to succeed
Have senior management experience over at least 3 years in the last 5 years of procurement management involving providing specialist procurement advice to Board level officers within large and complex organisation(s). Definitions:
- Senior Management - reporting to a minimum of a 3rd level officer in a large and complex organisation.
- Large and Complex organisation - greater than 250 employees or turnover in excess of £50m.
- Candidates must hold a relevant Primary Degree or Master's Degree, within a business, procurement or related field
Or Have full membership of Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply
Hold a current full driving licence which is valid for use in the UK and have access to a car on appointment. This criteria will be waived in the case of applicants whose disability prohibits driving but who have access to a form of transport approved by The Organisation which will permit them to carry out the duties of the post.
For a full list of the criteria please get in touch
What you'll get in return
Band 8 salary pay grade; information available on request
What you need to do now
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