Procurement Manager - Digital and Transformation

City of London Permanent £55,000 - £60,000
  • Great development opportunities
  • Work closely with head of department on various procurement projects

About Our Client

The company is one of the leading housing associations in London, a part of the G15.

Job Description

  • Support Director of Procurement in meeting value for money and social value targets
  • Procurement of goods and services in an effective and economical way to support continuous business process improvement and to achieve value for money
  • Advise, guide and support throughout organisation to ensure compliant and effective procurement behaviour
  • Instigate and evolve category strategy, and work for organisation-wide buy-in
  • Negotiate and liaise with key stakeholders
  • Manage tendering of range of goods and services through implementation of innovative strategies
  • Build and maintain good supplier relationships
  • Maintain awareness of risk management for supplier contracts
  • Maximise contractual performance through strategic partnerships
  • Support and input on design and roll out of contract management and supplier relationship management framework

The Successful Applicant

  • MCIPS qualified
  • Fantastic stakeholder management skills
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Public sector procurement experience (e.g. OJEU and PCR frameworks)
  • Have developed and successfully delivered category strategy in previous roles
  • Technology and IT/digital procurement specialist
  • Team player
  • Self starter and driven
  • Comfortable doing end to end procurement activities
  • Excellent negotiation skills
  • Supplier relationship management skills
  • Experience in contract management and looking at continuous improvement within the life cycle of the contract itself

What's on Offer

  • Excellent development opportunities internally
  • Look after an entire category spend and scope for going out to find new sourcing projects in those areas
  • Remote working (almost 100% of the time)
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