Procurement Manager - Housing Association

East London Permanent £45,000 - £50,000
  • Excellent exposure and development opportunities
  • Gain invaluable experience in a not-for-profit organisation

About Our Client

The client is a housing association who are involved in building and maintaining homes for rent or for sale across the South East of England.

Job Description

  • Support wider procurement team in delivering strategy, as well as taking ownership of various activities, including tendering and managing framework agreements
  • Liaise with stakeholders to understand requirements and manage expectations and needs in line with procurement objectives
  • Undertake procurement activities as directed by line management, as well as seeking out areas for new procurement projects and delivering accordingly
  • Ensure consistent and compliant behaviour regarding contract management
  • Ensure supplier requirements and performance are being delivered in accordance with SLAs and KPIs
  • Maintain and further develop customer and supplier relationships under best practice model
  • Effective coordination of procurement activity to ensure delivery of overall team objectives
  • Support management of and report on supplier performance
  • Identification of continuous improvement opportunities and taking appropriate action
  • Support ongoing commercial and risk management
  • Support business as usual activities of team

The Successful Applicant

  • Experienced in creating and delivering procurement strategy
  • Knowledge and experience of running projects via PCR 2015 and OJEU framework
  • Strong experience in working with JCT and NEC contracts
  • CIPS qualified/desire to study CIPS
  • Experienced in performance monitoring and reporting on policy, project or SLA requirements
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Good IT knowledge of current category platforms as well as MS Office
  • Experienced project manager
  • Experience of pre and post commercial administration of contracts and managing supplier performance

What's on Offer

  • Competitive salary
  • Opportunity to work for a leading housing association with fantastic exposure opportunities
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