Purchasing Officer

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 15/09/2019 23:59
£19,554 - £19,945 Annually
Hours per week:
37 hours per week
Job Category:
Finance / Benefits / Revenues / Procurement
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Closing date:
15 Sep
Further Information

The Council takes a strategic corporate approach to the commissioning and contracting of Adult, Public Health and Children’s’ services. An exciting opportunity has arisen within the Strategic Procurement Team for a position as a Purchasing Officer.

This position will be responsible for providing purchasing services. Duties include requisitioning, catalogue development and maintenance, administration, data collection and analysis.

Experience of working within or knowledge of children’s services would be beneficial.

You will work in a highly motivated team and applicants should have demonstrable experience of activities relating to contract management and purchasing, delivering a customer focused service, implementing service improvements including systems and processes, quality management systems and quality assurance practices.

Applicants should have high personal standards of self-discipline, be enthusiastic and able to communicate effectively with a range of stakeholders.

An online application form and further information is available from www.stockton.gov.uk/jobs.

Please ensure you refer to the Job Description and the essential and desirable criteria in the Person Specification when completing the Personal Statement on the application form, as this information is used to select candidates for interview.

If you would like an informal discussion about the post, please contact Kerry Anderson, Procurement Manager - Adults, Public Health and Children & Young People on 01642 528455.

The application form is available in alternative formats from Xentrall Recruitment Services, tel: 01642 526992 or email recruitment@xentrall.org.uk

Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council ensures that all customers, both internal and external receive a consistently high quality level of service.

Please note
This job is closed for applications.