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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 19/10/2021.

Procurement Officer

Job Reference: 880-3534905

NHS Arden and Greater East Midlands Commissioning Support Unit
Procurement Officer
Cardinal Square, Derby
£32,306 - £39,027

We have an opportunity for a permanent Band 6 Procurement Officer to work within the Direct Commissioning team.

You will:

  • Be an experienced procurement professional and be a full member (or currently studying towards being a full member) of the Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply (MCIPS)
  • Be responsible for specific procurement projects for clinical services that will support the DC procurement team in delivering an effective and efficient service against the agreed work plan and key performance indicators for our customer, NHS England
  • Assist in the delivery of the annual work plan, ensuring performance to key milestones and agreed key performance indicators are achieved
  • Work with customers/stakeholders to build relationships and ensure project compliance and provide input into the successful delivery of procurement
  • Be able to work on own initiative and as part of a team, organising and prioritising own workload in line with required team actions
  • Be a clear communicator with excellent written, data entry and minute taking skills

Due to the current pandemic, we are continuing to work from home, however, in the future, travel to customer sites may be required.

Full details are contained within the attached Job Description and Person Specification.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Name: Gavin Bennett

Job title: Associate Director – Procurement (NHS England)

Email address:

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