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Procurement Manager - Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey, United Kingdom,





To provide procurement expertise, leading projects across a range of commercial, category and sourcing activities to secure the goods, works and services that most appropriately address the identified needs of our customers, residents and partners. To manage effective relationships with project stakeholders.To ensure that through our procurement and commercial arrangements organisational and service objectives are delivered, efficiency's and wider value is achieved, and compliance with relevant policy and procurement legislation is maintained.


Analysis, Reporting & Documentation Assess or conduct analysis, presenting results and putting forward recommendations on managing more complex situations to support decision making.* Analyse and make recommendations for improvement or development of existing systems, processes or policy.Customer Service & Support Maintain, develop and review systems, processes, procedures and working methods to maximise service delivery, quality, efficiency and compliance.* Provide specialist/professional advice and recommendations within defined policy/strategy and procedures to support informed decision making.Planning & Organising Plan workloads and secure resources to enable the team/s to achieve a quality service.* Lead projects and reviews within a defined area of work as directed by manager to support and enhance service delivery.Finance/Resource Management May assist with budget/resource/funding management in accordance with the council policies and procedures.* May have delegated responsibility for a budget(s).Work with others* Liaise, communicate and build relationships with other internal departments, customers, partner organisations, agencies and/or contractors to support and represent the team/service.People Management* May manage a team operating in a well defined specialist area or oversee the delivery of a range of support services to a service or function.* Monitor and support the performance management and development of team members to ensure that individual contributions are maximised.And/Or* Operate as an individual responsible for the delivery of a high level and complex service.

Adecco acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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