Procurement Officers

The University of Edinburgh - Procurement Office and Printing Services

Corporate Services Group

Salary Scale UoE 7: £32,548-£38,833 plus market pay supplement

The University of Edinburgh is Scotland’s largest HE Institution with nearly 33,000 students and employs 12,000 staff. It has a non pay spend in excess of £300 million per annum.

Building on our continued success the Procurement Office has created 3 new posts, one to work in our Professional & Campus Services Team and two in our Laboratories and Medical.

Reporting to your Category Team Manager you will be expected to deliver a sustainable procurement service for the University, including efficiency and effectiveness of both customer service and supplier performance management, to meet the University’s procurement strategy.

The post holder should have full CIPS membership or equivalent qualifications e.g. a relevant degree, or be making progress towards MCIPS, coupled with substantial relevant experience, across a wide range of product and service areas. A good level of experience in procurement, demonstrating good commercial and project management skills, high personal credibility and ethics.

Good communication skills and understanding of customer service, negotiation and influencing skills. Computer and analytical skills with accuracy to detail.

Previous experience in public or regulated procurement is highly desirable.

Closing Date: 23-FEB-2018 at 5pm GMT

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