Procurement and Contract Management Advisor- Basildon Council
To work with Council services, supporting both high value complex works and the day-to-day procurement activities covering a range of goods, services, and works. To deliver projects identified on the team action plan and play a key role for the Council in streamlining procedures and commissioning value for money contracts.
Undertake tendering, evaluation, placement and monitoring of a portfolio of corporate contracts, designing tenders that will identify cost-effective and efficient solutions while working within the relevant regulatory and internal governance frameworks.
Provide positive support and guidance on a range of approaches at all stages of the procurement and commissioning cycle, which will include commercial best practice as well as a good governance grounding in local, national, and international regulation.
Provide active support, advice, and coordination across Council services in contract management and, where necessary, manage corporate contracts that have cross-service implications