Purchasing Manager

Purchasing Manager

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    Nottingham, Nottinghamshire

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    Claire Watts

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    about 1 year ago

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Purchasing Manager - Nottingham - £28000

Our client is looking for Purchasing Manager with experience in the Public Sector. Based on the outskirts of Nottingham his is a fantastic opportunity to join a proactive organisation and to grow and develop within the role.

Key responsibilities

*Establish, Maintain and implement the Procurement Strategy

*Create a prioritised procurement plan, and report on progress

*Develop and implement key processes and procedures to support the company, ensuring compliance to Public Procurement regulations (OJEU

*Maintaining a robust supplier set up process, and rationalise the existing supplier base, negotiating *with suppliers

*Reviewing buying patterns across the organisation, and the identification of opportunities for single-source supply.

*Develop and administer a system for monitoring the success of centrally procured contracts including subscriptions and licences.

*Analyse financial data and prepare periodic reports on value for money obtained to monitor savings and record savings.

*Support colleagues in complying with College tendering, evaluation, supplier negotiation and contact awarding processes

*Being responsible for implementing and monitoring key performance indicators in line with the procurement strategy

Ideal Person

*Experience of working in an education or not-for-profit environment

*Experience of contributing to the development and delivery of the Procurement Strategy

*Experience of developing monitoring systems for centralised Contracts

*A thorough understanding and knowledge of Public Procurement Regulations (OJEU) and Contract Law experience

*Experience in compiling, issuing and evaluating tender processes

*Strong communication and influencing skills

*Good written and verbal communication skills

*Able to influence others through negotiation

Other Roles you may have applied for: Procurement Manager, Buyer, Category Manager, Purchasing

Cherry Professional are recruiting for this role on behalf of the client