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Procurement Transformation Data Analyst- Band 5

Job Reference: 339--JKL9367-B

North Bristol NHS Trust
Data Analyst
Bristol & Weston Purchasing Consortium, Level 3 Whitefriars, Lewins Mead, Bristol
£23,023 – £29,608 per annum

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Bristol & Weston Procurement Consortium

Purchasing Systems and Performance Analyst

Band 5 , Whitefriars/NBT, Full time 37.5 hpw

Bristol & Weston NHS Purchasing Consortium provides strategic sourcing services to 3 acute trusts and 2 Community Health providers. With a spend profile of circa £500m, the consortium is being realigned to drive maximum benefit for its sponsor trusts.

The Consortium is embarking on a Transformation Programme to raise the profile of Procurement and increase its saving performance.

The opportunity exists for a highly motivated & driven individual within the role of Purchasing Systems and Performance Analyst to support the Procurement Transformation Process.

You will be a motivated individual who has the drive, ability and enthusiasm to work within a dynamic, strategically challenging and rewarding environment aligned to the modernisation of purchasing and supply in the NHS.

A range of systems are in place to support requisitioning, order processing, interfacing, catalogue management, sourcing, contract management, spend analysis, website maintenance and other aspects of strategic purchasing and supply chain processes.

The role requires an understanding of consortium procurement, the challenges faced by multi-customer requirements, combined with exceptional IT & communication skills.

You must be educated to minimum GCSE ‘O’ level/ONC standard and studying or prepared to study relevant professional qualifications. Expert use of Excel & Visual Basic is an essential requirement of the role. This needs to be coupled with a good working knowledge of Word & PowerPoint. A proven ability to extract & data mine large volumes of information, drawing out relevant key performance indicators will be essential for the successful candidate. As will excellent inter-personal skills, good time-management, use of own initiative and the ability to communicate clearly and effectively at all levels.

For an informal discussion about the post telephone Rachael Pemberton, Procurement Transformation Manager 0117 342 9420

For further details / informal visits contact:

For an informal discussion about the post telephone Rachael Pemberton, Procurement Transformation Manager 0117 342 9420

The following is applicable for ‘At Risk’ employees, who must meet the essential shortlisting criteria to be eligible for interview.

Those from within North Bristol NHS Trust who apply for this role will be considered for shortlisting in the first instance.
Those from within the BNSSG (Bristol, North Somerset and South Gloucestershire) who apply for this role will be considered in the second instance.
Those covered by the South West Employment Transition Framework who apply for this role will be considered in the third instance.
If no applicant is appointed from the above ‘at-risk’ pools, those from the open market will then be considered for shortlisting.
If you apply for this vacancy and have not received a communication from this Trust within three weeks of the closing date, please assume that on this occasion your application has been unsuccessful.

Please note that this Trust does not reimburse travel expenses relating to interview attendance.

If you feel you meet the requirements of the Disability Act / Two Ticks scheme and require further support/advice, please contact us on tel 0117 4141151.

This organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

The successful applicant(s) will normally commence at the minimum of the scale unless they have previous NHS service at the same band. Progression through the scale is by annual increments.

Please note that stringent pre-employment checks are undertaken on all successful applicants prior to commencement in post. Please refer to the ‘Information for Prospective Employees’ attachment for information relating to DBS charges.

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