Procurement Specialist Senior Consultant

Permanent position, Full-Time, United Kingdom

We are looking for a dynamic and ambitious individual to bring procurement experience within our growing Project Management Unit. The successful applicant will be instrumental to the successful implementation of the procurement process within many of our consultancy projects and will support the development of a company-wide standard for, and approach to, procurement.

IMC Worldwide successfully manages a live portfolio of over a hundred consultancy projects, all at various stages of the project life-cycle. Procuring third party specialist services that deliver value for money for our clients is critical to our success.

We are increasingly procuring various specialist services under our projects, where we publicly tender for discrete pieces of work. We are also implementing innovation competitions including the assessment and selection of innovation and research projects for funding. We envisage this role working across multiple projects and assisting with the development and implementation of project procurement policies and procedures.

We are not just looking for a buyer of goods but a procurement specialist with detailed and proven experience of public sector procurement practices within a consultancy context, to enhance and strengthen our approach to procurement.
The successful candidate will have demonstrable experience across the procurement life-cycle in:

  • carrying out donor-funded activities procuring diverse and specialist services
    preparing terms of reference
  • launching and managing procurement tenders including evaluation and negotiation, to award of contract and contract management stages
  • developing project procurement policy and procedure documents
  • preparing and maintaining procurement plans
  • drafting and maintaining procurement templates including notices, bidding documents, evaluation documents, and supply contracts

 

For more details please read the full job description

How to Apply 

Submit your CV and covering letter to recruitment@imcworldwide.com explaining clearly why you are interested in this role and working for IMC, the skills and experiences you can bring to it, and how your experience meets the person specification. Your covering letter should also include your salary expectations. 

Applications are reviewed on an on-going basis, it is recommended to apply as soon as possible.