Procurement Manager at Smart DCC, London, 6 Months initial, £Competitive Day Rate

  • Contract Spy
  • London, GB
  • Feb 14, 2020
6 Months or more

Contract Description

Becoming a Procurement Manager with Smart DCC:

Fantastic opportunity to secure an initial 6 months contract as a Procurement Manager based in London working on leading procurement projects across a variety of categories.

What you 'll be doing:

  • Leading procurement projects across a variety of categories, predominately IT to contribute to the successful outcomes of large complex programmes.
  • Conducting market engagement and market intelligence reports
  • Creating and managing relationships with DCC suppliers
  • Driving and optimising a robust process to deliver the required outcomes whilst protecting DCC commercially
  • Creating and maintaining audit trails for procurements and ensuring that all sourcing is carried out in accordance with the DCC license obligations
  • Working with stakeholders and subject matter experts to incorporate service requirements into requirements specification schedules

What we 're looking for:

  • Able to demonstrate extensive procurement experience
  • Experience of leading large and complex procurement projects
  • Leading procurement projects from conception through to contract completion and mobilisation
  • Experience managing supplier contracts through procurement and service delivery
  • Strong communication and presentation skills, ability to convey messages to different audiences in appropriate manner and deliver the desired outcome
  • Focus and thoroughness, ability to consume large quantity of information whilst maintaining attention to detail

About Smart DCC:

Smart DCC believes in making Britain more connected, so we can all lead smarter, greener lives. We 've built the secure infrastructure that 's going to support the mass roll out of smart meters across the country. Our universal, secure network will be in 30 million homes and businesses, making it the largest network in Britain. That makes this a truly exciting time to join us. You 'll be part of a team that 's supporting the country 's transition to a low-carbon economy, and helping to ensure an affordable, secure and sustainable energy supply for the future. If you thrive in environment of change and innovation, then Smart DCC is the place for you.

Smart DCC are part of Capita Plc, a leading UK provider of technology enabled business services. We 're supporting and improving the lives of millions of people every day and we can only do this with the right people in place, working towards a shared goal. We encourage an open, honest working environment where everyone can be true to themselves and people are valued for their differences. We 're always challenging each other to learn and improve, because we know when we work together, we can deliver better outcomes. We work across such a huge range of businesses and sectors, that you 'll have the opportunity to grow and develop your career in any number of directions.

What 's in it for you?

  • A competitive day rate