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Interim Manager

  • Location:

    City of London

  • Sector:

    Housing & Local Authority

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    Up to £330 per day

  • Contact:

    Katie Ore

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  • Published:

    16 days ago

  • Duration:

    3 Months

  • Expiry date:


  • Startdate:


Southwark Council

Akton recruitment has an exciting opportunity for an experienced Interim Manager to join the team of Southwark Council.

Job Role: Interim Manager

Job Purpose:

Procurement Officer - to assist with a number of procurement projects. Candidate must have experience of running tenders from start to finish. Procurement team is currently working from home.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Leading all Procurement activities associated with New Acquisition (Ascentric)

  • Supporting the delivery of Contract Renewals, Novation's (IT, Professional Services, Marketing and HR) whilst leveraging spend, driving efficiencies and savings for the business and supporting delivery of business strategy and third-party supply chain control.

  • Delivering an excellent procurement service to internal customers/stakeholders

  • Managing supplier relationships during the procurement projects and interventions.

  • Accountable for delivery of procurement projects driving efficiencies and savings for the business

  • Building strong working relationships with core centralized teams (such as IT Security, Legal and Financial Crime)

  • Driving continuous improvement for the processes utilized within their team and across the Procurement function

Important Information

3Month Contract