Tech. Procurement Manager
Technology Procurement Manager - Public Sector - The Technology Procurement Manager will be a key member of the Procurement team. You will have experience in tendering in the public sector in line with EU directives specifically for technology projects & manage tendering & contracts for the whole company. You will have exp. in the various tendering procedures, such as Frameworks, Qualification systems, Dynamic Purchasing Systems, Competitive Dialogue & Negotiated procedures. Specific Responsibilities: Tendering of Technology projects in line with EU Directives & public procurement guidelines. Achieve value for money through tendering. Develop & Lead on Sustainability through tendering. Investment appraisal - benefits realised. Manage mini-tender competitions. Must be able to justify decisions made &actions taken with any legal challenge. Contract negotiation & management of IT projects & IT systems. Create & manage SOPs with end users to ensure compliance with contract terms. Compliance reporting & KPI mgt. Lead on weekly/monthly meetings with business partners. Track actual spends & highlight variance in budget v actual spend. Skills & Knowledge required for this role: At least 3 years' experience in Public Procurement. Experience in tendering in the public sector in line with the EU directives & on Technology projects. A commitment to deliver & empower others who will help with your tenders. Strong commercial focus. Excellent communication skills & an ability to liaise, influence, negotiate, challenge effectively & build relationships at various mgt. levels & with suppliers. Creative approach towards developing solutions to improve standards of service or reduce costs. Excellent planning & organisational skills. Exp. in working with multi-disciplinary team members & stakeholders to facilitate high performance, developing, & achieving clear &realistic objectives. Strong IT skills in the MS Office suite. Competencies: Have experience in public sector tendering and loading onto e-tenders etc. Leading & managing change. Establishing strong relationship & an ability to influence & deliver the best outcome. Deciding & initiating action with a focus on value for money. Customer service orientation. Achievement through personal engagement. Ability to meet deadlines, planning & implementation. A competitive salary and benefits are available.
69 days ago