Deputy Head of Procurement

  • Job Reference: 00004055-1
  • Date Posted: 12 July 2018
  • Recruiter: Castlefield Recruitment
  • Location: Lancashire
  • Salary: £200 to £350 Per Day
  • Sector: Public Sector and Housing Finance
  • Job Type: Temporary
  • Duration: 12 Months
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Client:

Castlefield Recruitment are currently recruiting for a Deputy Head of Procurement to join a highly reputable non-profit organisation based in the Lancashire area on a 12 month contract.

Role:

  • Looking at cost efficiencies and savings
  • Undertake quotations, local tendering and EU tendering exercises ensuring adherence to Trust standing financial instructions and EU Procurement regulations
  • Responsible for procurement and supply chain activities
  • Proactively challenge current practices and strive to deliver continuous improvement
  • Assisting with supplier pricing/analysis
  • Produce and implement policies and procedures that will influence the provision of the service
  • Team management

Person:

  • Knowledge of EU legislation
  • Good communication skills
  • People management
  • MCIPS qualified