Procurement Projects Support
Grade 5 – £21,748 to £23,080 per annum | Secondment up to 12 months | Full time 37 hours per week | Closing Date: 12 noon on Wednesday 01 December 2021
We are looking for a Procurement Project Support to join our Education Procurement Team for up to 12 months, working closely with the Procurement Projects Delivery Lead and Procurement Projects Advisors.
The Education Procurement Team are a central hub for actively supporting schools and multi-academy trusts with their procurement projects. From ascertaining the customers’ needs to post contract review, this team will be pivotal in supporting our customers and generating business opportunities for YPO, so we need the best team in place.
As a Procurement Projects Support, you be the first point of contact for customers requiring your teams help, ascertain the customers’ requirements and taking ownership of their queries. You will manage day to day administrative tasks for the team such as CRM system updates, procurement template guidance and framework information. In addition, you will collate project and sales reports for the team.
Do you have sound administration and analytical skills?
Are you able to deal with customer queries to deliver customer excellence?
Can you work well under pressure, work on your own initiative and effectively within a team?
If the answer is yes, then we’d like to hear from you!
These exciting new roles will play a key part in supporting the service we provide to our customers in a highly rewarding team.
Key Benefits of this Role & YPO:
- Local Government Pension Scheme
- An extremely generous holiday package: minimum 192.4 hours (26 days) annual leave per year + 8 statutory holidays + 3 discretionary close down days
- Flexi scheme and flexible working arrangements
- Free parking (subject to availability)
- Member of the Institute of Customer Service
- Public sector organisation that operates very commercially
- A strong family feel
- Family friendly policies
- Extensive offer of employee benefits including Cycle2Work, CSSC Membership, Discounted Travel Cards and many more.
Please refer to the job description for full details of the role and our requirements. If you would like to find out more, please contact Amanda Quinn, Procurement Projects Delivery Lead, on Teams, 07816068544 or [email protected].
The closing date for receipt of applications is 12 noon on Wednesday 01 December 2021 and interviews will be held 09 & 10 December 2021.
CV’s will not be accepted in lieu of application forms. Please note only candidates that have completed and returned the application form will be considered.