Senior Procurement Officer

Location: ECL Head Office

Closing Date: 03 July 2022

Salary: £36,000 per annum

Specific Hours: 37 hours per week

Senior Procurement Officer

Salary:            £36,000 per annum
Contract:        Permanent
Hours:            Full time, 37 hours a week

Location: Hybrid working, home based and Chelmsford Headquarters (the role may require travel to other ECL sites on occasion)

Do you have experience working in procurement and are looking for your next career move?

This is an exciting opportunity to develop already acquired skills, working closely with the Procurement Manager you will play an instrumental part in the delivery of all of ECL’s procurement activities.

Utilising exceptional communication skills, you will forge strong and productive relationships across the organisation and with external partners and suppliers, supporting the development of commercial solutions to help drive ECL’s vision to be the supplier of choice for adult health and social care.

To be considered for the role of Senior Procurement Officer, you will need:

  • To be educated to CIPS Level 3 or equivalent by experience
  • Experience of working in procurement
  • A basic understanding of Public Sector procurement law
  • Excellent IT skills – including all Microsoft Office Programs and ideally experience with an e-tendering system such as Bravo
  • Strong commercial acumen
  • The ability to organise and set priorities
  • The ability to cope under pressure displaying calm and patience
  • A full, clean valid driving license

To view the full Job Description for this role, please click here.

What we can offer you as a Senior Procurement Officer:

  • 27 days holiday entitlement per annum (plus bank holidays)
  • Contributory pension scheme up to 6%
  • Paid mileage at 45p per mile
  • Annual pay and performance review including bonus scheme
  • Healthcare support scheme
  • Reimbursement of professional membership
  • Ongoing training & career development

Take the next step in your career and become part of the ECL team as Senior Procurement Officer.

We are an equal opportunities employer and positively encourage applications from suitable candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.

We have a written policy on the Recruitment of Ex-offenders, which is available to view here.

We are proud to be part of the Disability Confident scheme which helps to employ, support and promote disabled people in the workplace.


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