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Senior Procurement Manger - Policy and Contract Development

  • Location:

    Tower Hamlets

  • Sector:

    Supply Chain & Logistics

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    Up to £450 per day

  • Contact:

    Eszter Katona

  • Contact email:

    ekatona@aktonrecruitment.com

  • Job ref:

    RQ417943_1617265212

  • Published:

    22 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-05-01

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

Senior Procurement Manger - Policy and Contract Development (Project)- London Tower Hamlets
£450/day

Person Specification:

A proven track record of successfully developing and implementing procurement policy and procedures within Local Government. Ideal candidate must have a broad knowledge of public sector procurement policies as well as the following:
* Sound knowledge and experience of PCR 2015 and EU procurement practice
* Experience of working with or within Local Authorities
* Experience of direct line management
* Experience of using Proactis E-tendering system or other similar e-tendering systems
* Experience of working within corporate procurement team
* Writing and implementing procurement policies

Key responsibilities:
* Develop the councils Sustainable Procurement Policy in liaison with key stakeholders
* Work with key stakeholders and external Partners to implement initiatives to strengthen monitoring of Social Value benefits secured through tendering of council contracts.
* Prepare report for Boards and Committee as required
* Review and propose initiatives to improve councils' current approach to recording and monitoring of procurement savings
* Manage the administration of the Procurement Gateway process and provide support to Strategic Procurement Board.