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Procurement Contracts Officer - Dundee

Public Sector - Procurement
Ref: 5152 Date Posted: Thursday 19 Nov 2020
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6 month Temporary Assignment – 36.5 hours per week - Working from Home

Our Public Sector Client has an opportunity for a Procurement Contracts Officer to assist with the additional workload for a Supplier Support Project.

The Contract Officer will be responsible for reviewing financial claims from Suppliers, for additional costs that they have occurred due to the Covid epidemic.  They will review all the claims, in line with the Suppliers agreed contracts and process for payment.  There will also be the need to support with procurement projects/needs. 

The role will be based working from home, but there may be the “very occasional” need to go into the office.

Knowledge and skills required for the role:

  • Experience of working within procurement or purchasing function
  • Excellent communication skills and experience of building rapport with Suppliers
  • Strong attention to detail and analysis skills
  • Reliable and has excellent time management skills
  • Manage own workload and prioritise important tasks
  • Experience of working within the Public Sector Procurement or Social Care Procurement is highly advantageous, but not essential

If you would like to discuss in more detail, please call Shuna Boyle on 01698 430100