Procurement Officer

Closing on: Jun 12, 2022

Allstaff Recruitment are currently seeking a Procurement Officer based in Bedford on an 18-month fixed term contract for a charitable trust.  

Summary of the Procurement Officer role…

Salary: £45,000 – £50,000 per annum pro rata
Location: Bedford
Type of Contract: Permanent, part-time.
Hours: 22.5 hour working week – 3 days a week

The role…

As the Procurement Officer your role will involve the following important duties:

  • Lead on procurement projects to improve purchasing outcomes.
  • Identify and develop procurement strategies, policies and procedures for a range of categories. 
  • Ensure procurement objectives are clearly set out before purchasing process is started.
  • Negotiate terms with suppliers to ensure the best value for money is achieved.
  • Review supplier performance against agreed KPIs.
  • Produce key supplier lists.
  • Support tender processes.

The experience required…

As a successful Procurement Officer, you will have the following:

  • Qualified MCIPS or working towards MCIPS qualification.
  • Previous experience within a procurement role is essential.
  • Extremely organised with excellent attention to detail.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with customer service experience.
  • Excellent negotiating and interpersonal skills.
  • Strong IT skills with proficiency with Microsoft Office – including Word and Excel.

The benefits… 

The business offers… generous holiday entitlement, training and development, a generous pension scheme, life insurance, hospital surgical treatment insurance, wellbeing benefits and a cash plan scheme.

Why choose Allstaff Recruitment?

Allstaff Recruitment is an Independent Recruitment Specialist acting as an employment agency and an employment business. We specialise in Permanent, Contract and Temporary placements across a vast number of industries.

If you are looking for Jobs in Milton Keynes or Bedfordshire, then look no further than the Allstaff Recruitment! Our website offers a variety of different roles across numerous industries. When looking for recruitment in Milton Keynes, Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire, Allstaff Recruitment has a genuine interest in both our Candidates and Clients.

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**Thank you for your interest in the Procurement Officer role. One of our qualified Recruitment Specialists will now review your application. Due to the high volume of applications Allstaff Recruitment receive, it is with regret we are unable to respond to all candidates directly. However, if you do not hear from us within seven days, you have unfortunately been unsuccessful on this occasion.**

Job Categories: Purchasing and Buying
Job Types: Permanent
Job Locations: Bedfordshire

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