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Procurement Officer (Post 15.029)
  • Employer: Guildford Borough Council
  • Reference: D2/20/119992
  • Published: Mon 27/01/2020, 11:14 AM
  • Closing on: Fri 14/02/2020, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: £34,520 - £47,189 per annum
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Millmead House Offices, Millmead, Guildford GU2 4BB, Surrey

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Procurement Officer (Post 15.029)

Procurement Officer

Full time, temporary contract for 12  months

We are looking for a highly motivated and enthusiastic Procurement professional to provide procurement advice and support to the Council. You will be responsible for delivering procurement activity which complies with OJEU. Ultimately, you will strive to achieve optimal value for money in your day-to-day activities, paying particular attention to delivering social value and sustainability. You will efficiently manage an array of contracts, whilst building and maintaining professional relationships with multiple stakeholders.

In return, we offer an opportunity to undertake interesting, varied and high profile work, job satisfaction, training, and work life balance.

You will be located in our offices close to Guildford Town Centre. In addition you will be rewarded with an attractive package of staff benefits which includes local government pension scheme membership, flexible work arrangements, generous annual leave, tax savings on child care costs, training and development, staff discounts and subsidised restaurant.

This is a temporary 12 month contract.

A basic DBS check will be required for the successful applicant prior to appointment.

For more information about the role, please contact Faye Gould, Procurement Manager 

Tel No: 01483 444120 email

About Guildford

Guildford is a regional centre for leisure, business, education, shopping and culture set in beautiful countryside that includes the Surrey Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Guildford is a thriving market town and is a principal shopping destination with a vibrant night time economy. The town’s geographical location provides excellent transport links in all directions, London is just 30 minutes away on the train and the town is well-served by frequent bus routes and subsidised Park and Ride facilities.  All of this contributes to a quality of life that attracts many people to live, work in and visit Guildford.

 Closing date for applications - 14 February 2020

How to Apply

Our preferred method is online application however if you do require a hard copy application pack please contact Human Resources, Guildford Borough Council, Millmead, Guildford GU2 4BB. Telephone (01483) 444111 (24-hr). Alternatively e-mail quoting the relevant post number. Please note that we do not accept CVs, please ensure that you complete the application form fully. We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity. All employment decisions are made on the basis of qualifications, merit and business need. Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults, and expects all staff and post-holders to share this commitment. To fulfil this commitment we have robust systems in place for the safe recruitment of staff and volunteers. Follow us on Twitter @GuildfordBC

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