This is a fantastic opportunity for a candidate with the drive, appetite and expertise to contribute to meeting the future needs of Sheffield City Council.
You will work within and have the support of an experienced, vibrant and committed team of individuals where you will broaden your experience of working within an award winning procurement department in a large company with a £1.4bn budget, further developing your career. As a team we provide strategic leadership, direction, innovation and control across the Council and have a growing reputation as the people to have in the room to make projects successful.
You’ll need good technical skills and have track record of success as a Procurement Professional, skilled at working with a wide range of stakeholders to develop strategic procurement and contract management strategies. Commercial acumen and the ability to negotiate will be key to ensuring you are a success on this role.
Full-time employees work 37 hours for 52 weeks of the year and we offer a generous holiday entitlement. We are open to discussions about a wide range of flexible working opportunities, which benefit you and the Council.
We are committed to fairness and social justice and welcome applications from everyone. We value our diverse workforce and aim to work together to make the most of our differences. Under the Disability Confident Scheme, disabled applicants, who meet the essential criteria of this job, are guaranteed an interview.