Head of Procurement

Recruiter
Digital Gurus Recruitment
Location
South West
Salary
£490 - £505 per day
Posted
08 Oct 2019
Closes
15 Oct 2019
Ref
1290748442
Responsibilities
Analyst, Procurement
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Contract / Interim
Language
English

My client, a Public Sector organisation in the South West of England, are currently recruiting for an interim Head of Procurement. The role is offered on a full time basis, inside IR35 and for an initial 3 month period. The role does not have availability for off site working. The successful candidate will have demonstrable experience as a Head of Procurement in a Public Sector organisation, knowledge of EU Procurement law, MCIPS qualification and excellent line management and communication skills.

Key Skills/Experience:

  • Demonstrable experience as a Head of Procurement in a Public Sector organisation
  • Excellent key stakeholder engagement skills
  • The ability to manage and implement supplier relationships and agreements
  • Demonstrable background in implementing/developing procurement strategy, contracts and tenders
  • Excellent line management, key engagement and communication skills
  • MCIPS qualification
  • Knowledge of UK Public Contracts Regulations
  • Knowledge EU Public Sector Law