12 month Procurement Officer contract in County Antrim (public services). You must be a fully qualified procurement professional or part qualified procurement professional to be considered for this one - ideal for procurement officers, purchasing officers or buyers who hold membership to the chartered institute of purchasing and supply, or are in the process of completing their qualification.
Reporting to the Procurement Manager, you will be responsible for a range of high value and low value procurement's within this well known public body. You will join an established procurement team and manage your own portfolio of products and services, running end to end tenders. You will draft specifications, award contracts and de brief unsuccessful suppliers. You will use your procurement expertise to ensure that all procurement's are managed in line with EU procurement and public sector procurement regulations. Acting as an ambassador for procurement, you will be able to step up and cover for the procurement manager if necessary, and be a central point of contract within the organisation for procurement related matters.
To be successful in this Procurement Officer job, you should either hold full membership of the chartered institute of purchasing and supply, or be in the process of completing CIPS qualification. Procurement experience from public sector is preferred; however, in the absence of this my client would be willing to consider candidates who have experience from a regulated environment such as banking, insurance or utilities.
Meeting the essential criteria? Please forward a CV today.
If you would like to discuss the Procurement Officer job in more detail please contact me, Kelly Jennings on 02890242824. If this position is not quite what you are looking for, but you are interested in procurement or supply chain roles I would be delighted to hear from you - I am the procurement and supply chain specialist here at Grafton and am registering new jobs every day.
You must have a current, valid UK work permit to be considered for this job and only candidate's whose CV is meeting the criteria will be accepted.
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