Location: Head Office, 95 McDonald Road, Edinburgh, EH7 4NS
Working hours: 35 hours per week
Remuneration: £36,622 – £40,716 per annum
Closing Date: Midnight on Sunday 19 August 2018
Job Description: Procurement Manager
Hanover Scotland Housing Association is recruiting for a talented and driven Procurement Manager to play an important role in our new Centralised Procurement Team. This is an exciting opportunity for a procurement professional to be involved from the beginning and really make a difference to our business and customers.
With over 5000 properties across Scotland, we continually strive to make a positive contribution to our customer’s lives. The new Procurement Team will work with our talented staff teams to support best practice procurement and contract management procedures across the business, meeting regulatory requirements and adding value for our customers.
The Procurement Manager will be based in our Edinburgh Office and will have a proactive approach to procurement, able to anticipate and positively influence others. We are looking for someone with excellent people and communication skills and with proven experience in a similar role within the public sector.
End-to-end tendering experience and appropriate knowledge of EU procurement directives, Scottish legislation and knowledge of Public Contract Regulations 2015 are also essential.
In return we can offer flexi-leave and a generous benefits package, including private health care, a choice of pensions and 34 (increasing to 39) days of annual leave. The successful candidate would also join our wide-ranging and well-regarded management development programme.
This post is subject to a standard criminal records disclosure via Disclosure Scotland.
Closing date: Sunday 19 August at midnight
Assessment Centre: Tuesday 28 August 2018
Should you wish an informal discussion on the role, please call Irene Saunders, Business Improvement Manager on 0131 557 7453.
We are Investors in People accredited and offer a highly competitive benefits package including flexi-time, generous annual leave and a choice of pension scheme.
CVs will not be considered. Please quote reference number 063 in all correspondence.
We are an Equal Opportunities Employer
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