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Procurement Support Officer (Career Graded)

  • Employer: London Borough of Havering
  • Reference: 888
  • Published: Fri 24/06/2022, 16:40 PM
  • Closing on: Sun 17/07/2022, 16:40 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: FULLTIME
  • Salary: 30090
  • DBS Check: Yes
  • Location: Havering

Career Grade 4/5/6. £24684-£35496pa

About Us

Within the Strategic Procurement Unit, our vision is to be the best we can be, being widely respected, setting an example of best practice in everything we do.

We are looking for a keen, eager to learn, motivated individual to join the Strategic Procurement team, which is a team within a shared service, namely oneSource, which serves the procurement needs of both Havering and Newham Councils.

This is an excellent opportunity, and is a career graded post spanning three grades, allowing you to develop to progress and grow your career within a fast moving and forward thinking team from Junior Procurement Support Officer (G4 Level 1) through to G5 Level 2 and further to Senior Procurement Support Officer (G6 Level 3).

About the role

The purpose of the role is to provide wide ranging support role in the operational functions of the Strategic Procurement Unit on a number of procurement projects across Havering and Newham councils.  You will be carrying out a wide-ranging strategic and operational role within the team helping both councils to achieve value for money in their contracts with external organisations. The Role will be working mainly across the Adult’s and Children’s Social Care and Public Health category and may be required to work across other Categories as necessary. 

This post will be on London Borough of Havering’s Terms and Conditions and based within an office within the geographical area of the London Borough of Havering or Newham. Travel between other offices that are part of or supported by oneSource may be required.

About You

The purpose of the role is to provide wide ranging support role in the operational functions of the Strategic Procurement Unit on a number of procurement projects across Havering and Newham councils.  You will be carrying out a wide-ranging strategic and operational role within the team helping both councils to achieve value for money in their contracts with external organisations. The Role will be working mainly across the Adult’s and Children’s Social Care and Public Health category and may be required to work across other Categories as necessary. 

This post will be on London Borough of Havering’s Terms and Conditions and based within an office within the geographical area of the London Borough of Havering or Newham. Travel between other offices that are part of or supported by oneSource may be required.

Please view Job Profile here 

For an informal discussion about the post, please contact Sara.Montague@Onesource.co.uk

The closing date for the receipt of applications is 17th July  2022. however interest in this job may be high and we therefore reserve the right to close the vacancy early.

You will be notified if your application has been successful.  Interviews will be held 19th July 2022 

Should you require any help or advice with your online application, please contact the Recruitment Helpdesk on 01708 432770.

 Previous  applicants need not apply.  

Additional Information

We want everyone to choose Havering. When you apply for a job with us, your application is considered on its merits regardless of your age, disability, ethnicity, faith, gender identity or sexual orientation. Our residents and service users come from all walks of life, and so do our employees.

The London Borough of Havering has important responsibilities for safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. If you are appointed to a job that involves working with these groups, you may be subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.

Please attach your supporting statement, explaining in no more than x2 A4 sides why and how you meet the criteria for this role.

  • Employer: London Borough of Havering
  • Reference: 888
  • Published: Fri 24/06/2022, 16:40 PM
  • Closing on: Sun 17/07/2022, 16:40 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: FULLTIME
  • Salary: 30090
  • DBS Check: Yes
  • Location: Havering