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Procurement Officer

Location: South Shields

Salary: up to £24,500

Job Type: Temporary

Job ID: 168544

A public sector organisation is in need of a Procurement Officer (Interim). The contract will last 4 months, with the possibility of being extended depending on organization needs. The role will work for 3 days per week. They are flexible on start date, but ideally as soon as possible. You will work remotely for the vast majority of the contract with a possible requirement to report to the South Shields site once per month.


Day-to-day (not limited to):

  • Full management of the tendering process (support where can with development of specifications but this should be produced by the budget holder/department within the organisation). Ensuring timescales are met and all tendering procedures are as EU/public procurement guidelines and within our own financial regulations. Including liaising with and supporting TCC/TCAT stakeholders.

  • Ability to use and knowledge of frameworks (CPC, CCS etc) and mytenders/contract finder or similar.

  • Respond and resolve queries regarding procurement from organisation and suppliers as appropriate.

  • Support organisation team members to ensure we have a planned approach to upcoming procurement tasks and plans.

  • Record and communicate outcomes of any procurement processes to comply with audit requirements.


  • Relevant Procurement experience