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Procurement and Contract Specialist – Contract


£300 - £350 per day outside IR35 - 6 month contract


Bespoke for Financial Services



Job Description

Urgent contract role for a Procurement Contract Specialist – initial 6 months (outside IR35).

Importantly* you would need to be experienced managing end to end tenders.

The Company
A high profile and unique financial services company who are also a non-departmental government body.  Based in Canary Wharf and working with a strong team of experienced procurement specialists.  They offer a modern, supportive team environment to work in. 

Initial 6-month contract - sits outside IR35.

The Role
As Procurement and Contract Specialist you will work within the Procurement and Contracts Team and report daily to the Head of Procurement.  You will manage some low value end to end tenders  ie working with stakeholders to get brief, set up on system, writing tender spec, going out to tender, supplier management, evaluation, commercial, awarding, contract, contract reviews, reconciliation and sending out POS. 

About You
I’m looking for a Procurement Contract Specialist who has experience supporting commercial service agreements within public sector.  You will be able to demonstrate some experience within:

  • Running end to end procurement exercises including drafting tender documents and evaluating tenders
  • Good understanding of public procurement regulations and practices including the EU directives (OJEU)
  • Experience of using on-line tender portals
  • Experience of supporting commercial agreements in either the public or private sector.
  • Good understanding of how contractual arrangements work at an operational level.
  • Fair knowledge of contract law and an ability to advise on contract and commercial aspects including those instances where a claim or conflict arises.
  • Familiarity of contract management
  • A team player willing to support other team members
  • Experience of working within Government Contract Management functions would be desirable but not essential
  • Demonstrable experience of contract law or legal knowledge advantageous

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