Call Centre / Customer Service

Procurement Support Officer

Full Time

We are currently looking for a Procurement Support Officer to join our high performing procurement team.

Salary: £24,181 – £25,710 based on experience.

Hours: 37 hours per week, Full Time

Location: Home-based with options for hybrid working moving forward However, there will be a requirement to attend meetings at our head office in Birkenhead and potentially other locations as deemed necessary to fulfil your role and complete training.

The overall purpose of the role will be to provide operational support to the Procurement team with professional sourcing, purchasing and Contract Management. A full induction will be given to help you settle into your new role with an opportunity to meet new colleagues and find out more about Magenta Living.
Other examples may include: E-learning, on the job training

Procurement Support Officer Duties:

You will have a positive and enthusiastic personality with a strong focus on customer serviceClose attention to detail and positively contribute to the role and team you work in.
Ideally you will be fully proficient in all Microsoft Office packages
The ability to plan, organise, prioritise work and adapt to changing priorities is essential.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills and the ability to work with colleagues of all levels, both internal and external.
Knowledge of public sector procurement is advantageous but not essential;
Experience of using e-procurement systems would be an advantage
Procurement Support Officer Requirements:

Previous experience in the procurement of a range of goods, services and works is preferred.
Positive and enthusiastic
Good communication skills,
Highly motivated,
Ability to build positive relationships, with the aim of achieving best value for money.
Procurement Support Officer Benefits:

25 days annual leave entitlement (full time equivalent, pro rata for part time employees) which rises with length of service plus bank holidays
Flexible Benefits
Healthcare Cash Plan
Pension Scheme
Paid Professional Membership Fees
Employee Recognition Scheme
Talent Management Programmes and e-learning access
Wellbeing and Employee Engagement initiatives
Free parking at either our head office or main depot
A subsidised on-site gym
short walk from Hamilton Square train station and local bus routes.
Closing Date: Monday 24th January 2022

Interview Date(s): Week commencing 31st January 2022

If you think that you are suitable for this Procurement Support officer role, please apply now

Employment Type Permanent

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