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Procurement Officer

Procurement Officer needed in Bracknell, £39,695 - £45,491 per annum

Start Date- ASAP

Contract End date- Permanent contract

Hours per week - 37 hours

Salary - £39,695 - £45,491 per annum

Location - Bracknell


  • To support the Head of Corporate Procurement with implementing the Plan and Procurement objectives

  • Lead teams to develop new contracts delivering clear service improvements and real cash savings, including assessment of current needs and expenditure, assessment of markets and early engagement with markets

  • Develop and maintain a full awareness of current issues and challenges

  • Identify opportunities for savings through procurement and provide expenditure analysis and reports using data from the finance system

  • This role does not involve direct management of staff but does require professional direction of approximately 400 staff undertaking procurement

  • Influence over improved delivery for £100m p.a.

    expenditure on bought-in supplies, services and works

What is required?

  • Full Membership of the Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply or equivalent relevant qualification

  • Evidence of continuing professional development

  • Educated to A Level (or equivalent)

  • GCSE in Maths and English

  • Excellent computer skills

  • Working knowledge of e-Procurement systems

  • Knowledge and understanding of the procurement life cycle with significant experience of managing procurement projects

  • Demonstratable experience of producing complex tender documentation and using financial/analytical tools to evaluate tenders

  • Previous public sector procurement experience

If you are interested please call Jemma Molloy on 01772 208964 or email me your CV -

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