Head of Procurement

Leeds Permanent £47,000 - £50,000
  • Lead a Procurement Function and be part of the Senior Leadership Team
  • Develop and implement a Procurement Strategy for the organisation

About Our Client

My client is based in the heart of Leeds City Centre and offers the opportunity to work across multiple sites that have excellent transport links. This Not for Profit and Charities organisation aim to provide world class achievements to their members and staff. They encourage support and pro-activity to provide the best service to their customer. This organisation work on a trust basis and offer an agile working pattern to all of their back office staff. The salary package comes with an excellent holiday entitlement and generous pension.

Job Description

Head of Procurement:

  • Oversee a team of 4
  • Manage large contracts considering the development of terms
  • Have responsibility and involvement with income generation offering commercial acumen to the Senior Leadership Team
  • Be the Procurement Lead for a number of Capital Development projects
  • Lead on the external audit for Procurement
  • Engage with a number of budget holders providing training and sound procurement and contracts advice
  • Facilitate and develop relationships with wider purchasing and framework organisations

The Successful Applicant

Head of Procurement:

  • You will ideally be fully MCIPS qualified (or equivalent)
  • Degree qualified
  • Offer a good understand of Public Sector Contract Regulations (PCR15)
  • Can evidence you have completed an end to end tender exercise in line with OJEU/PCR15 (desirable)
  • Provide working examples of stakeholder engagement and business partnering qualities
  • Ideally you will have managed a team (desirable)
  • Proof of driving savings and leading on a project provide commercial guidance

What's on Offer

£47,000 - £50,000 per annum

49 days annual leave (inclusive of bank holidays)

West Yorkshire Pension Fund (up to 16% contribution by the employer)

Agile working pattern (2-3 days within the Leeds Office)

Support with training and CPD qualifications

Free on-site parking

Matthew Dowson
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+441 132 437 700

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Matthew Dowson
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