Role details

Procurement and Contracts Manager

Manchester   •   £28,000 - £32,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • MCIP's Qualified
  • Flexible Working and 35 days Holiday

About Our Client

Manchester Based Public Sector Purchasing Consortium

Job Description

The successful Procurement and Contracts Manager will need to be able to:-

  • MCIPS Qualified
  • Manage and monitor the assigned frameworks and contracts, including negotiation of contract variances to affect continuous improvement in contract delivery
  • Work closely with the Contracting Manager in achieving best value for money, working in a professional manner without supervision
  • Undertake formal EU tenders and quotation exercises as required by customers using contract and tender documentation, amended where necessary and appropriate. Develop detailed tender scoring criteria for the specific tendering exercises being undertaken
  • Provide a contact point for the suppliers undertaking supplier liaison and supplier suitability assessment (including supplier visits)
  • Set-up new frameworks
  • Through the use of Continuous Professional Development (CPD) and proactive research, keep abreast of any changes in EU procurement and contracting procedures and legislation
  • Become proficient in the operation of any performance measurement systems including tender evaluation methodology

The Successful Applicant

The successful Procurement and Contracts Manager:-

  • Must have reasonable and demonstrable experience of working within a professional purchasing environment undertaking the acquisition of a range of commodities and services
  • Must have a good working knowledge of EU procurement legislation
  • Must have experience of contracting and contracting procedures
  • Must have experience of contract management

What's on Offer

£28,000 to £32,000, £3,000 Bonus and 30 days holiday + Bank Holidays

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