Head of Procurement



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  • Expiry date

    13 August 2020

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Ref: GSi65818

Experienced and qualified procurement professional with a strong background within public sector procurement and category management are required for a 9 month interim role based in either London, Leeds or Manchester.  Working within a rapidly growing department and alongside the senior team you will be required to work on a range of spend areas, including medical and surgical, clinical, corporate, ICT and estates & property. You will need to have experience of working within NHS Procurement as the client needs someone to ‘hit the ground running'.  An impressive track record of managing the procurement process from start to finish is also required.  Essential experience should include:

*the Public Contract Regulations

* OJEU procurement

* public sector frameworks

* e-tendering tools

* NHS Procurement including clinincal and non-clinical categories

The role is for an initial period of 9 months and will pay circa £500 a day inside IR35

How to Apply

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