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