Procurement Specialist

Location
Stockton-on-Tees, Durham
Salary
Up to £31,000 per annum + benefits
Posted
20 Apr 2021
Closes
20 May 2021
Ref
LC/13694
Specialist Area
Contracts, Procurement
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Procurement Specialist

c.£31,000 + benefits 

Client 

Castlefield Recruitment are currently working with a large Not-for-Profit organisation with national coverage to recruit a Procurement Specialist. This post will be predominantly home based, but travel will be required to one of the regional offices across Yorkshire, the North East and the North West. This is a newly created role, within a growing procurement function with excellent career development opportunities available.

This post would suit someone with Dynamic Purchasing System experience, strong IT skills and a willingness to learn.  

Role: 

  • Working to maintain and improve the organisations Dynamic Purchasing System
  • Advising stakeholders on the most appropriate route to market for a procurement, which both satisfies the regulations and drives value for money
  • Designing compliant competitions based on the stakeholders technical requirements
  • Running competitions in line with the relevant regulations
  • Keeping the Contract Management and e-Tendering systems up to date
  • Procuring high value contracts rather than individual items

Person: 

  • Previous Procurement experience is essential
  • Strong system and data analytical skills
  • Commercial awareness with an ability to improve value