Senior Procurement & Compliance Officer

The College is committed to promoting a diverse and inclusive community with the belief that diversity plays an important role in the success of our business.

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

We are looking for an individual who has extensive experience in procurement. 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

We are proud to be working towards being an Investors in Diversity organisation. We actively encourage applications who are current under-represented and where we are using positive action under the Equality Act. We welcome everyone to consider becoming a part of our journey. The College is striving to attract, develop and retain the very best people by offering a motivating and inclusive workplace in which talent is truly recognised.

Alongside our commitment to your professional and personal development, we also offer a generous benefits package including:

  • A competitive pension scheme
  • On-site parking
  • One campus facility
  • Subsided nursery fees
  • Up to 25 days annual leave per year
  • Additional annual leave available
  • Fantastic CPD and inclusive resources for development
  • Well-being hours
  • Opportunities of volunteering within local community and charities

We offer a range of family friendly, inclusive employment policies, flexible working arrangements, agile working, staff forums, staff working groups for sustainability, staff steering groups for Investors in Diversity and support services to support with mental health and wellbeing for staff from different backgrounds.

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

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. Please note right to work checks will be completed when the job is offered.

If you require any support to apply for this job, please email recruitment@loucoll.ac.uk

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For further information about the role including job description and application form please visit the vacancies section of our website via the apply link.