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28th March 2019

Job Vacancy: Procurement Officer

NEPO is seeking candidates for the role of Procurement Officer. The successful applicant(s) will join the team based on Newcastle's quayside.
  • Salary - £24,799 to £33,799
  • Full Time (37 Hours per week)
  • Permanent Roles (minimum 2FTE)

This role incorporates a wide pay band in recognition of the range of skill levels we are able to recruit at – from junior entry level through to high-performing individuals who will be the managers of the future.

The post holder will assist and deliver procurement activity for major spend categories for the public sector in the North East as well as nationally.

The successful candidate will need to work independently, flexibly and innovatively, supporting the Category Specialist with the delivery of the Collaborative Procurement Work Programme.

Experienced officers will be expected to provide specialist procurement advice and guidance which is legally compliant to NEPO and its Members Authorities.

Procurement represents a fantastic choice for individuals looking for a varied and exciting role with great career prospects. This is one of the few sectors where new employees are given the opportunity to prove their worth and take charge of their own projects, from start to finish. The current economic climate has seen an increasing number of organisations turn to their procurement teams to deliver growth and generate income.

The deadline for applications is Tuesday 9th April 2019
Interviews will be held across Thursday 18th April 2019

Click here for more information and to apply.