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Interim IT Buyer - Inside IR35

Interim IT Buyer - Inside IR35

  • Location

    Gloucestershire, England

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  • Salary:

    £250 - £300 per day

  • Contact:

    Sam Solt

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  • Job ref:

    SS - 11221_1520007481

  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

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1st Executive have been retained to manage the recruitment for a public sector body who are looking for a IT/Professional Services Buyer with Experience of using public sector frameworks.

Our client are undergoing a period of transition and see this role as key to progress with substantial programmes of work.

As a buyer, you will be assigned a portfolio of projects within IT & Professional Services categories to manage the tendering of via public sector Frameworks such as CCS & GCloud.

The person should have the following attributes:

  • Procurement purchasing experience - 2-5 years
  • Public sector tendering experience 1-2 years
  • Experience of using public sector frameworks
  • Ideally experienced in carrying out OJEU tenders (desirable)
  • Delivery focussed and able to work to tight deadlines
  • Willing to go the extra mile, such as help stakeholders write specifications
  • Proactively seeks information and buy-in from stakeholders
  • Carry out Procurement market research and able to apply purchasing knowledge to build value-add tenders
  • Ideally worked in IT procurement or professional services category
  • Learns and integrates quickly
  • Team player
  • Can challenge and ask questions to ensure compliance and pragmatism on a complex, fast moving programme