Procurement Officer

Location
London
Salary
Up to £40000 per annum
Posted
07 Mar 2018
Closes
06 Apr 2018
Ref
64850CH
Function
Finance & Legal
Sector
Education
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

We are working with a membership organisation based in central London to recruit an experienced Procurement Officer. The successful candidate will have experience within procurement and have a passion/interest in the NFP sector.

Main duties for the Procurement Officer:
Deliver procurement strategy, identify cost saving targets for the year
Lead tender processes and negotiations
Maintain centralised contract register
Develop new procurement processes and procedures
Monitor and manage supplier contracts
Review procurements procedures ensuring they are in line with current legislation and best proactive

Essential criteria for the Procurement Officer:
Previously worked within a purchasing role
Excellent communication and numerous skills
Ability to write complex reports and tender documents
Previous experience of negotiating with suppliers
Previous experience of implementing new processes and procedures
CIPS qualification is desirable

To apply for this Procurement Officer role, please email your CV to our Office & Specialist Support Team quoting the reference number 64850CH. All applicants must be eligible to work in the UK.