Procurement Manager

Discipline: Procurement

Sector: Housing

Location: London

Type: Permanent

Date posted: 01/02/2022

Start: ASAP

Duration: Permanent

Salary: £42,077- £46,753 per annum


My client is one of the leading Housing Associations in London and are a naturally ambitious organisation – a social business with real commercial sense. They work in the community, providing homes for lower-income households across London and the South East.

The Procurement department have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Procurement Manager to join the team. Last year they spent £500 million with third parties. As a result, Procurement has become an increasingly vital service helping to drive compliance and commercial thinking, ensuring our spending power is maximised to deliver efficiencies and savings across the business.

This position will play a key role, supporting other Procurement Managers with complex Procurements and working with the Senior Procurement Manager developing procurement strategies and also independently delivering a wide range of procurement projects, through a variety of procurement procedures. The wide scope will ensure that your work is varied and challenging and will suit someone who is comfortable taking responsibility and enjoys building strong relationships.

We are looking for someone who already has experience within Procurement, preferably within the Housing sector but not essential. The ideal candidate will have excellent knowledge of Public Contract Regulations (PCR’s 2015) and available procurement procedures and their application in Charity / Social Housing context.

Confidence and good communication skills is key as you will be expected to build and manage effective relationships with both internal and external stakeholders. Most of all we need you to be a strong team player, capable of adapting to fluctuating workloads and being keen to assist colleagues when required.

The role would suit someone who likes to work across a range of category areas and enjoys working within a collaborative team dynamic.

My client offer flexible working and are located in North London (not far from kings cross station).

Salary is £42,077- £46,753 Client are willing to offer the top end for a candidate who meets all of the required skills and experience.

Please apply now for further details and to be considered.

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