Senior Procurement Officer

Reference:4/EI/21/167 

Salary: £34,728 - £43,857 per annum

Working Hours:37 

Job Share:No 

Employment Type:Permanent  

Location:Gloucestershire Fire and Rescue Service, HQ TriService Centre, Waterwells Drive, Quedgeley Gloucester And Gloucestershire County Council, Strategic Procurement Service, Shire Hall, Gloucester - GL1 2TP 

Closing date:19 April 2021 at midnight 

(Mostly remote working during the COVID 19 pandemic)

This is an exciting career opportunity to join the Strategic Procurement Service within the County Council to focus on procuring the resources and services required by the Gloucestershire Fire & Rescue service (GFRS) in delivering a modern and progressive emergency service for Gloucestershire.

Working closely with procurement colleagues you will manage the delivery of a range of tenders, including high value and more complex projects specifically for the Fire Service.  Success will depend on developing critical relationships at all levels: with senior officers, directors, managers and colleagues within GCC and you will be expected to demonstrate a high level of public sector procurement awareness, commercial knowledge & expertise ideally in emergency services or in local government.

For further information about the role please contact:

Fiona Williams on 01452 328119 -  fiona.williams@gloucestershire.gov.uk


Interview Date - 26th or 29th April 2021.

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Gloucestershire County Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people or vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

We value diversity in our workforce and positively welcome applications from all sections of the community.

It is a legal requirement, under the Immigration Act 2016, that anyone appointed to a ‘customer facing role’ must be able to demonstrate an ability to fulfil all spoken aspects of the role with confidence in fluent English.

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