Assistant Procurement Manager

Assistant Procurement Manager
  • Competitive
  • Permanent
  • Glasgow, Scotland, UK G2 2SA Glasgow Glasgow GBR G2 2SA
Job Ref: 50215035
Sector: Other
Date Added: 14 July 2021

Assistant Procurement Manager

Lorien's Public sector client are recruiting for an Assistant Procurement Manager

This is to work on a unique, large-scale sporting event which will be hosted at multiple venues in Glasgow and across Scotland in August 2023.

The successful candidate will have

  • Experience of commercial governance and procurement to a large organisation.
  • An understanding of contract law, current procurement legislation alongside an appreciation of Government developments in terms of Sustainable Procurement.
  • Experience of working in a collaborative environment working both internally and externally, and the ability to establish trust and credibility.
  • Commercial awareness with an in-depth understanding of the funding and financial issues that influence and affect decisions.
  • Experience in Contract & Supplier Management
  • Understand the principles of Project Management
  • Good communication skills, and the ability to work on their own initiative.
  • Strong IT skills and a good working knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • Ideally the postholder will have or be working towards a professional Procurement qualification (e.g. CIPS)
  • Knowledge and understanding of current public sector procurement best practice and current public procurement regulations
  • Experience of Oracle Cloud ERP, or similar purchase-to-pay system
  • Knowledge of ePurchasing Cards

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnerships, pregnancy or maternity or age

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Contact Consultant:
Lewis Baillie

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