Senior Procurement and Compliance Officer

The Leicestershire College is seeking an experienced Procurement Officer to join the collaborative procurement team.

We are looking for an individual who has extensive experience in procurement and experience of working with Public Procurement Regulations. This person will report to the Vice Principal Finance & Infrastructure and will be responsible for the efficient day-to-day operational management of the procurement function for the college.

To be considered you will be able to demonstrate the following:

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • The ability to self-motivate and use own initiative
  • The ability to influence and engage
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • High level of computer literacy
  • A professional approach
  • Respect for our aims and values

The Leicestershire College welcomes applications regardless of age, gender (or transgender status), sexual orientation, marital status (including civil partnerships), pregnancy or maternity, disability, race, religion or belief, trade union affiliation, or other irrelevant factor. We will interview all disabled and ex-servicemen applicants who meet the essential criteria. The Leicestershire College positively embraces flexible working, recognising that employees may wish to balance work and family/home life and will consider all flexible working applications.

The Leicestershire College is a great place to work and is proud to be an equal opportunities employer. Alongside our commitment to your professional and personal development, we also offer a generous benefits package including:

We are and have consistently invested in providing our learners and employees with an outstanding and unrivalled range of modern facilities and resources.

The successful candidate will be employed by The Leicestershire College a subsidiary company of Loughborough College. The terms and conditions of employment offered by the Leicestershire College are different to those of Loughborough College. Please note that employees of the Leicestershire College are based at Loughborough College.

Overseas candidates wishing to apply who would require sponsorship can determine the likelihood of obtaining a Certificate of Sponsorship for the post by assessing their circumstances against criteria specified on the Gov website.

Closing date for applications: Sunday 16th May 2021