Assistant Procurement Manager

12 Month Maternity Contract, Salary up to £30k.

Your new company

A very well-known Scottish Public Body, with offices in Glasgow City Centre are seeking an Assistant Procurement Manager for a fixed term contract for a period of 12 months to cover maternity. This is a fantastic opportunity to take your procurement career forward in a well-known public sector organisation.

Your new role

The aim of the Procurement Department is to maximise savings and benefits, improve capability and to make sustainable procurement Business as Usual for the goods and services we need. The team supports our Corporate Plan through the efficient procurement of goods and services, developing collaborative working partnerships, whilst meeting statutory obligations.

The post holder will report to the Procurement Manager for day-to-day activities and functional development but work closely with the Cycling World Championship project team to deliver the Championships in 2023. Occasional direction will be given by Director of Corporate Services as appropriate.

This is a unique opportunity as Assistant Procurement Manager supporting the strategic and operational procurement requirements necessary to deliver a wide variety of commodities for the staging of the inaugural 2023 UCI Cycling World Championships (2023 CWC), a unique, large-scale sporting event which will be hosted at multiple venues in Glasgow and across Scotland in August 2023.

What you'll need to succeed

To be considered for the role you well need 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, have an understanding of the principles of Project Management, good communication skills, and the ability to work on their own initiative and strong IT skills and a good working knowledge of Microsoft Office

What you'll get in return

A fixed term contract covering maternity for 12 months, salary up to £30k, 36.5 days holiday, choice of two defined benefit pension schemes, flexible working practices including compressed hours, range of lifestyle benefits, employee assistance and extensive L&D opportunities.

What you need to do now

If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.
If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career. #4257603
kattintson ide a Hays adatvédelmi szabályzat megtekintéshez, amelyben részletes információt talál arra vonatkozólag, hogy miként használjuk és védjük személyes adatait, és az ehhez kapcsolódó jogait.


Állás típusa
Working Pattern
Government & Public Services
up to £30k

Kapcsolatfelvétel tanácsadóval

Beszéljen Stewart Adams, a pozícióval foglalkozó szaktanácsadónkkal, akinek címe Glasgow
1st Floor, Spectrum Building, 55 Blythswood Street

Telefon: 0141 212 3669

Hasonló állások, mint a(z) Assistant Procurement Manager

  • Sourcing Leader

    Sourcing Leader, Salary up to £50k, Generous Pension and Benefits Package
    Glasgow & StrathclydeUp to £50k DOE
  • Contracts Manager

    Contracts Manager Job in Glasgow
    Glasgow£50,000 - £60,000 DOE
  • Enablement Programme Manager

    Interim Enablement Programme Manager with technology related FTTP experience required for immediate start.
  • Buyer

    Permanent Buyer, Glasgow City Centre, 30,000 - 40,000 per annum, 8.30am - 5pm
    Glasgow30,000 - 40,000 per annum
  • Procurement Manager

    Procurement Manager, Salary up to £55k DOE, Office Based Monday to Friday.
    Port GlasgowUp to £55k DOE