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20th June 2022

New role: NEPRO Relationships and Partnerships Specialist

This is an exciting opportunity for a NEPRO Relationships and Partnerships Specialist to join the NEPO team.

Based at our new HQ in Gateshead’s Baltic Quarter, the successful candidate will manage the engagement activity for NEPRO and take ownership of the outward-facing aspects of delivery.

  • Salary: Band 11 or 12 depending on experience (£38,553 - £40,876 / £40,876 - £43,856)
  • Full time (37 hours per week)
  • Permanent role
  • Closing date: Wednesday 29 June 2022

Procured by NEPO and delivered by Bloom Procurement Services, NEPRO provides the UK public sector with a fully managed service to appoint and manage specialist professional services. Since its inception in 2012, over 370 public sector organisations have used NEPRO to appoint professional service requirements.

Summary of the role

  • To manage engagement activity for NEPRO and take ownership of the outward-facing aspects of delivery.
  • To support the delivery of the NEPRO Strategy to maximise commercial opportunities available across NEPRO whilst continuously driving performance.
  • Develop and cultivate relationships with key Contracting Authorities and suppliers to ensure delivery satisfaction and drive uptake for NEPRO where appropriate.
  • To support the NEPRO Lead and work alongside Procurement Coordinators to manage NEPRO engagement across all areas of the contract.

Employee benefits

  • 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

You can read more about the staff benefits we offer in our handy guide.

How to apply

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

Deadline for applications is 23:59 on Wednesday 29th June 2022.

Interviews will be held week commencing Monday 4th June 2022.