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Construction Commissioning and Procurement officer 786222


Job Description:

Construction Commissioning and Procurement officer £300-£400per day ref 786222

Roles are mainly remote but office presence will be required at least once a month




In this role you will:

?          Provide professional support to the Commissioning/Procurement team

?          Develop excellent relationships with both internal and external stakeholders to maximise understanding of commissioning and procurement to deliver positive outcomes

?          Maintaining the Council's commissioning and procurement guidance materials and templates

?          Deliver low value request for quotations 

?          Provide procurement advice and signposting to further support

?          Manage the commissioning mailbox, ensuring stakeholder queries are responded to in a timely manner

?          Continuously look at how the Commissioning and procurement function can be improved, including actively seeking and responding to customer feedback.


Desired Skills and Experience:

?          Experience of e-tender portal

?          Experience of data management and/or maintenance

?          Need previous experience in an analytical buying or supply chain role within preferably the property and/or construction sector;

?          High level of attention to detail

?          Experience of planning, organisation and prioritising workload

?          Ability to manage multiple projects and effectively manage your own workload.

?          Be committed to bringing real support to the Council to deliver the commissioning and procurement outcomes.

Full time hours on a temporary basis

If you are interested in the role, please email your CV to [email protected]  quoting the reference number


Essential Employment is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy. Essential Employment is an Equal Opportunities Employer.


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  • Job Type

    Permanent, Full Time

  • Work Authorisation


  • Industry Sector Finance