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Procurement Project Officer - Hybrid Working - Glasgow

Public Sector - Procurement
Ref: 5415 Date Posted: Tuesday 08 Jun 2021
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Due to the success of the team, Lusona's Public Sector Client are they are looking to recruit an additional Procurement Project Officer. 

This procurement opportunity is a very different from the norm and will involve working on different projects required by different Institutions based throughout Scotland.  The project specifications will vary and will range from working on specific procurement's, working within different category portfolios to covering additional workload and will differ in timescales. You may also be required to within the core Collaborative Contracting team and this involve working within one or more of the categories, managing framework agreements and supplier relationships.  You will work with a diverse spectrum of stakeholders, so the successful candidate must enjoy and be comfortable with building relationships.

The role will be predominately based at home, but the successful candidate must be flexible and prepared to travel to the Institutions and dependent on the location and comfortable with the odd overnight stay.

Experience and knowledge required for the role:

  • You must have worked within a Procurement Role within a Public Sector organisation
  • In-depth understanding of EU & Public Sector Procurement procedures
  • Experience of end to end tendering
  • Knowledge of the principles of contract drafting and negotiation
  • Have strong communication skills and a team player
  • Flexible and adaptable approach to work
  • Prepared to travel to Institutions in Scotland

Our client absolutely prides themselves on developing their people and offer a genuine career path for outstanding employees – benefits of the role include: 

  • Salary up to £40,000
  • 9.5 day working fortnight
  • Flexible Working (35.5 hour week) 
  • Generous Holiday Allowance - 26 days + 12 Public Holidays (floating and fixed)
  • Support with MCIP's and Leadership studies

If you are a Procurement Officer/Procurement Specialist who enjoys a challenge and variety, then please call Shuna Boyle on 07949 509546 or email shuna@lusona.co.uk