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Procurement Manager

Location: Manchester

Salary/Rate: £200-240 per day

Type: Contract

Closing Date:

Job Reference: 3692108

Procurement Manager (initially interim role) in a non-profit company in Manchester. Likely a perm opportunity!

Your new company
An established and reputable non-profit organisation based in Greater Manchester is seeking an experienced, ambitious and 'all-rounded' procurement professional to join the team.

Your new role
Initially employed on a day rate interim contract, this Procurement Manager role is highly likely to be offered permanently in around 6 months time, but don't worry if you are just seeking an interim assignment, as this organisation is still keen to hear from you! 

As Procurement Manager, you will be responsible for high value procurements under OJEU guidelines, all the while ensuring value for money. You will strive to mitigate risk throughout the company's supply chain and you will be involved in setting up new procurement frameworks. You will provide reports on procurement activity, corporate risk and contract performance to internal stakeholders to ensure the smooth running of the procurement process. 

What you'll need to succeed
You must have a good track record in procurement and contract management and be able to work independently to deliver results. You must have demonstrable experience in dealing with senior stakeholders and be confident in challenging established processes. You must take a strategic approach to achieving VFM and reducing risk in the supply chain.

What you'll get in return
In return, you will receive an excellent opportunity for an interim assignment, with the likelihood that the role will go permanent in c. 6 months' time. This organisation offers flexible working practices and a range of benefits (if taken on permanently) and they are a great employer in the area with a good reputation.

What you need to do now
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