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Interim Procurement Business Partner - £500/day

Interim Procurement Business Partner - £500/day

  • Location

    Bedfordshire, England

  • Sector:

    Procurement, Supply Chain

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    Up to £500 per day

  • Contact:

    Sam Solt

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  • Salary low:


  • Job ref:

    SS - 12918_1559321516

  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

  • Duration:

    3 Months

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Interim Procurement Business Partner - £500/day

Interim Procurement Business Partner required to lead a team of procurement professionals in a local authority for an initial 3 month contract.

You will provide strategic direction for Procurement working with directors and senior commissioning managers within a specified portfolio across spend categories.

The role will involve leading and managing a sourcing and contract management team to deliver savings for the specified portfolio and the Council, through a range of best practice and innovative sourcing and category strategies.

You will act as a single point of contact for all Procurement and Contract Management advice within their specified portfolio.

Lead the development of positive relationships with Portfolio Head of Service/ stakeholders to raise awareness of the benefits of a strategic approach to spend.

Lead a portfolio to deliver the following outcomes:

  • Implement the Procurement strategy & objectives, whilst ensuring compliance with the Procurement Policy, Service Level Agreements (SLAs) and Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) and overall Council's regulations
  • Spend profiling, opportunity analysis and procurement benchmarking

Experience required:

  • In depth experience of leading on service delivery specification development
  • Substantial experience at delivering savings to an organisation through effective category and contract management
  • Extensive experience of public sector procurement

To discuss the Interim Procurement Business Partner opportunity, please call Sam on 01483 213 304.