18th October 2019
Midday Tuesday 5th November 2019
Procurement & Contracts Specialist
Salary £27,099-£31,898 FTE Initially 1 Year Fixed Term (potential to extend)
Part-time M-F 9.30-2.30pm 25 hours per week
We will also consider candidates who wish to work Term Time Only i.e. 38.4 weeks a year on a pro rata salary
ElmWey Learning Trust is a multi-academy trust, currently operating Heathside School, Weybridge, a successful, oversubscribed 11-18 secondary school. Our students are well motivated and high achieving.
We are looking to appoint a commercially astute procurement professional to deliver substantial and sustainable savings on goods and services. You will work with the Business Manager to develop a trust procurement strategy, developing procurement templates, training and advising staff. You will be required to prepare tenders and contracts, further competitions, review, monitor and renegotiate existing contracts, subscriptions, licence agreements and SLAs, review spending and identify efficiencies.
The ideal candidate must:
In return we offer staff benefits package that includes family friendly policies, local government pension scheme, shopping & lifestyle discount scheme and onsite parking. ElmWey Learning Trust is likely to expand in the near future so this post represents an excellent career opportunity for a candidate looking to lead and grow the Procurement function across this multi-academy trust.
Closing date for applications: 12 noon on 5th November 2019. Applications will be considered as they are received, we reserve the right to make an appointment prior to the closing date.
Application forms and further details are available from the school or our website: www.heathside.surrey.sch.uk. To apply please email completed application forms and letter of application to email@example.com. CVs cannot be accepted. Applicants must undergo child protection screening including checks with past employers and an enhanced DBS disclosure. Applications are welcomed from all sections of the community.