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24th June 2021

Join our team: Procurement Assistant vacancy

We are seeking a Procurement Assistant to join the NEPO team.

Currently working from home, with future plans to relocate into office space in Tyne & Wear, we are a friendly team of thirty people who work together to create a welcoming and supportive culture.

  • Salary £20,092 - £21,322

  • Full time (37 hours per week)

  • Permanent roles

As Procurement Assistant you will provide general administrative and clerical support to the NEPO team to facilitate the day to day running of the organisation.

You will undertake a variety of tasks including:

  • Diary management
  • Supporting our events programme including event registrations and room set-up
  • Meeting support including minute-taking
  • Dealing with enquiries from a range of stakeholders
  • Supporting the procurement team with administrative tasks such as monitoring bid responses, issuing correspondence and price benchmarking.

We are looking for someone with a professional approach and effective communication skills. You must be able to use the full suite of Microsoft Office, and have the skills to produce accurate, high quality work with a good standard of literacy and numeracy.

NEPO employees benefit from:

  • Flexible working
  • Access to technology that enables agile working
  • Continuing professional development, including training opportunities
  • Annual leave ranging from 25 to 30 days plus public holidays
  • Eligibility to join the Local Government Pension Scheme
  • Childcare vouchers

How to apply

Visit the North East Jobs website to view the full job profile and start your application.

Deadline for applications is 12.00 (Noon) on Wednesday 14 July 2021.

Interviews will be held on Wednesday 21 July and Thursday 22 July 2021.