Head of Procurement

Discipline: Project Management

Sector: Central Government

Location: London

Type: Permanent

Date posted: 11/11/2021

Start: ASAP

Duration: Permanent

Salary: £110,000 per annum


Head of Procurement required for a Government client in central London – organisation have a flexible working policy for remote working but there is an expectation to attend supplier or stakeholder meetings in person where possible.

My client are undergoing a major and complex heritage construction programme.

You will lead on the strategic procurement and contract procurement work streams on behalf of the Authority and provide leadership and management of the procurement team and their activities, schedule and scope.

You will be acting as the single point of accountability for delivering all procurements on behalf of the Programme and you will lead the development of the Procurement strategy in support of the commercial delivery model for the Programme.

You will be working closely with the Commercial Director; you will also liaise with the Head of Procurement Process and Assurance and the Head of Market Engagement to deliver swift, value for money, compliant and socially valuable procurements.

You will hold a professional membership and qualifications, for example, Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) or Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply (CIPS) and you will also be able to demonstrate good technical knowledge, strong first principles experience in Public Sector procurement and the ability to manage a team and associated procurement activities.

Salary circa £110,000 – In addition to basic salary, my client offer 30 days annual leave, a generous pension, discretionary bonus scheme, life assurance and payment of professional membership.

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