Location: Head Office, 95 McDonald Road, Edinburgh, EH7 4NS
Working hours: 35 hours per week
Remuneration: £26,418- £33,307 per annum
Closing Date: Midnight on Wednesday 3 October 2018
Job Description: Procurement Officer
Hanover Scotland Housing Association is recruiting for a Procurement Officer to play an important role in our new Centralised Procurement Team. This is an exciting opportunity for a procurement professional to join our team right at 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 Officer will be based in our Edinburgh Office and will provide support to help our teams deliver savings and best practice across a range of procurement activities. The post holder will manage the association’s contract management data base, providing guidance and support to departments to ensure it is used correctly to enable efficient monitoring/management reporting and to enable accurate assessment of quality performance.
We are looking for someone with good people and communication skills and with procurement experience, preferably, but not exclusively, in a public sector organisation. It is desirable that you have begun your CIPS qualifications and we may offer support in this for the right candidate.
In return we can offer flexi-leave, a choice of pensions and 32 (increasing to 37) days of annual leave.
This post is subject to a standard criminal records disclosure via Disclosure Scotland.
In return, you’ll be part of one of the sector’s most forward-thinking organisations, and one that strongly values its staff and customers. We’re Investors in People accredited, and offer a highly competitive benefits package including flexitime, generous annual leave and a choice of pension scheme.
We are an Equal Opportunities Employer
Closing date: Midnight on Wednesday 3 October 2018
Interviews: Wednesday 10 October 2018
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