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Procurement Specialist Estates, IT or Professional Services

Procurement Specialist Estates, IT or Professional Services

  • Location

    Portsmouth, Hampshire

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  • Salary:

    Up to £47800 per annum + Excellent benefits

  • Contact:

    Alex Steel

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  • Published:

    6 days ago

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Procurement Specialist Estates, IT or Professional Services

Salary £47,800 + Excellent benefits including 32-35 days leave + additional Christmas closure days

Hybrid working

Are you interested in working for an organisation who aspire to be one of the UK's top modern universities and one of the top 100 young universities in the world by 2030?

If so, you will play a key part in realising their ambitions to deliver priorities in line with their strategy and vision with focused action by the procurement team, to lead in environmental sustainability and become climate positive by 2030. The Procurement Team are also aligned to maintain financial strength through a continued focus on obtaining Value for Money.

In this role you will take responsibility for developing various key categories across the university, working with key senior stakeholders to identify requirements and plan ahead beyond the current financial year. Categories will be determined on the basis of value and or strategic importance.

You will also ensure competitive exercises are conducted in accordance with relevant regulations as appropriate, identifying savings, efficiencies and enhancements where achieved.

Key Requirements:

  • Proven experience of the full tendering process and EU Tendering
  • Proven knowledge of Public Procurement and Contract Law
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Experience of category and supplier management
  • Experience in a number of category spend areas ideally including Estates, IT and Professional Services
  • Experience of formulating a contract
  • Degree or equivalent in a relevant subject or equivalent professional experience.
  • MCIPS (Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply) or working towards.

If this sounds like you, then please get in touch by 26th March 2023 and send your CV through to:

Interviews will take place ASAP