Role details

Procurement Consultant

Newcastle upon Tyne   •   £50,000 - £60,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Procurement
  • Construction

About Our Client

leading providers of procurement and contract advisory support to the Property, Natural Resources and Infrastructure sectors of the construction industry, in the UK and internationally.

Job Description

To assist in the provision of specialist expert procurement strategy advice to public and private sector clients. In particular we are looking for an individual with particular expertise in:

  • Procurement strategy
  • OJEU Procurement
  • Supply chain intelligence
  • Contract and commercial modelling
  • Supplier evaluation strategies
  • Contract terms, negotiation and award.
  • We are seeking individuals from a surveying, planning or project management background

The Successful Applicant

  • Experience of various standard forms of contracts, e.g. NEC, JCT
  • Have previously held a client facing role
  • Be able to work autonomously without need for supervision including working from our client's offices
  • Minimum of 5 years procurement and preferably consultancy experience
  • Good IT skills and a real interest in tools and systems, data and numbers.
  • Solid experience in a planning/project controls environment, although we will look at candidates with limited planning experience provided they possess relevant direct construction process knowledge and understanding.
  • A theoretical and practical understanding of critical path planning methods.
  • The ability to analyse technical drawings, contracts and specifications, to understand the methods and logistics of a project and to interrogate, analyse and understand programmes across a range of project types and values.
  • Enthusiastic, self-driven, determined and thorough in approach.
  • Capable of working independently and carrying out analysis and interpretation of complex data
  • A keen interest in contractual and legal matters
  • To be prepared to work in other locations around the UK and internationally for limited periods.

What's on Offer

Procurement Consultant - Newcastle/Leeds

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