LOCATION: West Sussex County Council
RATE: £21.19 PER HOUR
Key Accountabilities and Result Areas:
Reporting to the category lead, you will manage sub-categories of spend whilst
supporting best practice for your spend area.
You will implement the category strategy through proactive management of
programmes and projects involving multiple stakeholders and teams. You will
deliver robust processes and plans, helping implement a stage gate procurement
You will support change within your category, whilst also supporting the wider
transformation of the procurement department.
You will provide procurement and commercial advice in relation to projects and
contracts in your category.
You will be responsible for managing risk and ensuring your supply base
performs as contractually agreed, running regular review sessions with your
identified critical suppliers.
You will support the end-to-end procurement process within your category,
whilst being knowledgeable on EU procurement practices.
Day to day supervision of procurement officers with some responsibility for
inputting into procurement officer development plans.
Responsible for ensuring auditing of supplier is undertaken and breakdown of
spend is fully understood – ensuring the council receives what it has contracted
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