8th Nov 2016
Based in Salford, Greater Manchester Crescent Purchasing is looking for a full-time Contracts & Procurement Officer to join our Contracting Team.
The successful candidate will join a well-established not-for-profit organisation with a great reputation in the Education sector. We are proud to provide our FE College, Academy and School members with specialist advice on best spending practices and how to obtain best value for money. This is a great opportunity to get involved with a growing organisation who will support you in developing your own procurement skills through study towards professional CIPS qualifications.
Position: Contracts & Procurement Officer
Location: Salford, Manchester
Salary: £22,500 - £24,000 (depending on experience) + performance related bonus, 27 holidays per annum plus Bank Holidays, LGPS pension scheme, flexible working
This role will be part of a team which provides a professional purchasing service to all members of the Crescent Purchasing Consortium (CPC). You will assist with the letting, managing and monitoring of frameworks including contract management and will be required to undertake a course of study leading to full membership of CIPS. This will be funded by the company as part of your training agreement.
Some of the key duties you will be responsible for:
We are looking for someone who is passionate about developing their career in procurement and is willing to study for the CIPS (The Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply) professional qualification from level 4 to level 6 full MCIPS. The successful candidate* will have:
In return we offer an attractive package that includes:
Please see the links below to view the full job description and also to apply for this role. If you would like further information regarding the application process or the role please contact Pat Condon on [email protected] or 0161 974 0936.
Please download and complete the Application Form (PDF | DOC) and return this by email or post (marked confidential) by Friday 18th November 2016 to:
Corporate Services Manager
Crescent Purchasing Ltd
* For full purchasing and personal requirements of this role please review the job description