Head of Procurement
City Site

Job reference: 05842

Location: City Site

Closing date: 15/12/2018

Salary : PM Grade 1 (£62,975 - £67,861 p.a.)

Department: Professional Services

School/Section : Finance

Post Ref : A8672

NTU is a great place to work.  We take care of our colleagues with flexible packages, career progression and opportunities. We value all our staff because we know that it takes a strong and diverse workforce to maintain the kind of success we have achieved.

Our award-winning research attracts international acclaim and we are proud of our strategic partnerships.  This is all down to the ability of our people to shape, create and innovate, wherever they work with us.

Our rise up the league tables, alongside a number of prestigious national awards, demonstrate the potential that creating and forging excellent partnerships while harnessing the talents of all our people, can bring. Join us in our mission to become a university of the future and take your career to the next level too.

We are seeking an experienced Head of Procurement to further drive the development of the procurement strategy in support of the University’s strategic ambitions. Reporting to the Director of Finance, the Head of Procurement will be the professional lead for the University and will ensure the delivery of a progressive approach to achieving value for money.

As a candidate for this role, you will be able to demonstrate:

  • extensive procurement knowledge and experience
  • experience of developing and delivering successful procurement strategies that result in improved service outcomes and financial benefits
  • leadership and management of a team of procurement professionals
  • delivery of a customer focussed approach to procurement
  • a track record of exceptional collaborative relationships with suppliers, contractors and colleagues

To make an application, please upload a copy of your CV and a covering letter, as one combined document to the 'CV upload' section of the application form. The covering letter should be no more than two sides of A4 and should detail your interest in the role and how your skills and experience match the criteria contained in the person specification.

If you would like an informal conversation about this role, please contact James Lacey, Director of Finance, on +44 (0)115 8488701 or via email james.lacey@ntu.ac.uk

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