Deputy Head of Commercial Procurement – Inside IR35

Based in Exeter a Deputy Head of Commercial Procurement is required on a contract basis to work for a leading public sector organisation.

You will deputise for the Head of Commercial & Procurement by managing and delivering a robust commercial approach to include procurement and contract management service within the framework of relevant Public Procurement Regulations, Legislation, established procurement best-practice and the Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply Ethical Code, thereby providing best value and mitigating risk to the business.

Candidates need to have the following experience:

  • MCIPS Qualified
  • Management or business qualification
  • Experience of complex, novel and contentious commercial activities.
  • Experience of applying in-depth modern professional commercial expertise which is updated with the latest best practice.
  • Leading Continuous improvement to align with ISO accreditation , CIPS Certification and GCSO improvements.
  • Ability to think laterally, challenge traditional patterns of service delivery and develop new approaches.
  • Negotiation skills and experience concluding negotiating contracts with a wide range of suppliers.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to both influence and communicate across a number of levels both internally and externally.
  • Strong leadership and managerial skills.

Please note this role is inside IR35 and candidates will not be able to work through a Limited Company.

If you would like to be considered for this role please don’t hesitate to click apply or call Siobhan O’Halloran on 01204 699008 for more information.

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Job Reference: SOH/Req/038376_1572954114

Salary: Up to £700 per day

Salary per: Day

Job Duration: 12 Months

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