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Procurement Officer

Procurement Officer

  • Location

    East London, London

  • Sector:

    Project Accounting

  • Type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £41000 - £44000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Matt Davidson

  • Contact Email:

    Matt.Davidson@pro-Finance.co.uk

  • Salary:

    44000

  • Salary:

    41000

  • Reference:

    BBBH44047

  • Published:

    13 days ago

  • Expiry Date:

    05 June 2019

Procurement Officer: £41,000 - £44,300 + Benefits

For an exceptional, multiple-award-winning ALMO focused on delivering high-quality housing for residents in over 21,000 homes, we're recruiting a Procurement Officer. The Procurement Officer will lead on procurement activity for a Better Neighbourhoods' Programme via new Frameworks and re-procurement of various contracts focusing on Social Value Initiatives, high-level customer service, effective contact management and performance management. The Procurement Officer will be joining a well-established and high-performing Property Services Team who delivers an annual capital investment programme of £40M.

Main Duties:

  • Provide full range of procurement services including the procurement of new contracts for works and services; Maintenance of the Contracts Register
  • Commissioning and / or action of procurement issues and tasks to ensure continuity of service delivery supported by procurement and live contracts
  • Liaise with Service Delivery and Asset Management Teams to ensure objectives are met
  • Identify solutions to procurement, contract and supply-chain issues
  • Conducting procurements, framework direct award and mini-competitions
  • Stakeholder consultation across Council Governance teams, internally and externally
  • Monitor, appraise and report on procurement performance
  • Ensure the organisation achieves Best Value in procurement of goods and services

Person Specification:

  • Proven experience working in procurement, providing expert advice on procurement matters
  • Thorough experience and knowledge of procurement options, procedures and processes
  • Working knowledge of procurement legislation including leasehold management
  • Knowledge of contracts and framework agreements
  • Knowledge of ALMO's range of services
  • Ideally a surveying or procurement qualification

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