Procurement Officer

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
01/02/2021 23:59
Band 11 £31,346 - £33,782 pa
Hours per week:
Job Category:
Finance / Benefits / Revenues / Procurement
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Employment Location:
Civic Centre, Hartlepool
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Closing date:
1 Feb
Further Information

Hartlepool is a vibrant and energetic town with growing prospects. As an authority we want to make Hartlepool the best it possibly can be and want dedicated, driven and committed staff to help us achieve that.

This is a new post for a procurement professional with excellent procurement skills.

This role will have a high profile, working with Chief Officers and Senior Managers.

You will be part of a small team responsible for the development of procurement procedures and delivering procurement guidance and support across all Council departments, in all procurement matters from supporting quick quotes to major tenders. You will be responsible for ensuring the procurements you are assigned follow all the relevant procurement legislation.

This role calls for excellent interpersonal skills, a high degree of motivation and an analytical mind. You must be educated to degree level (or equivalent) in a related subject or possess the Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply Level 4 (or equivalent qualification). You must have a working knowledge of current procurement legislation in which local government operates. Excellent communication and IT skills are essential.

For further information please contact Ursula Larkin, Strategic Procurement Manager on 01429 523238.

Closing date: Monday 1st February 2021

Interviews: Week Commencing 15th February 2021