Procurement Officer - Closed

Date posted: 10/05/2019

Closing date: 28 May, 2019 12:00 am

Hours per week: 35 hours

Salary: £20,035 - £27,865 (Training grade)

Location: Merseyside

Employment type: Full Time

Contract type: Permanent

Job Description:

Liverpool City Region Combined Authority


Procurement Officer


£20,035 – £27,865

(Training Grade – Salary dependent upon qualifications/experience)


This post is part of the Legal, Democratic Services and Procurement Team and the post-holder will liaise with Client Departments to establish their procurement needs and offer advice to ensure that the procurement process is carried out in accordance with legal requirements, Constitution and standard procurement procedures.


Duties will include the management, preparation, and issue of, appropriate tender documentation, coordination of responses to tender enquiries via the online portal and the evaluation of tender documents and any other associated duties.


You must have the ability to effectively use all aspects of Microsoft Office, communicate clearly and effectively both orally and in writing, meet deadlines and prioritise own workloads, demonstrate good numeracy and negotiating skills, ensure attention to detail is given priority to ensure accuracy and ensure confidentiality is adhered to in respect of sensitive data.


The post-holder must be able to demonstrate a good knowledge of operating e-tendering and financial systems, effective management of a supply chain and an understanding of the impacts of sustainability in the procurement process.


This post is a training grade and entry to each level is dependent on qualifications and experience.  However it is essential to have 2 years’ experience in a procurement/internal support service environment and minimum of A level qualification (or equivalent).



Closing Date for Applications: Tuesday 28 May 2019



Application forms and further details are available from The HR Team, Liverpool City Region Combined Authority, PO Box 1976, Liverpool, L69 3HN, or by visiting our website at



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