Procurement Specialist- Clinical Services – Surrey/ Remote Working- £45,000-£55,000 + a great pension scheme and free gym membership
What a wonderful time to be working for a private healthcare business where they are truly investing in Procurement and as a result, they are recruiting multiple roles across clinical and non-clinical services as they continue to develop an exciting Procurement Transformation. This role will report to a recently promoted Category Lead who in turn reports into the new Procurement Director. Their preference is someone who has a healthcare or NHS background or has previously managed clinical or non-clinical spend within an organisation
What the role involves:
Takes responsibility for clinical and non-clinical category, liaising with suppliers, stakeholders and colleagues to ensure value for money is achieved.
Undertake research of commodities and markets to prepare and support the competitive process and support stakeholders in the preparation of product / service specifications
Work with key clinicians/stakeholders to manage the trial and implementation of new or alternative equipment and/or products
Conducts basic data analysis activity and benchmarking across a category spend to demonstrate value for money and identify opportunities to save and add value.
Works with colleagues to ensure that price, supplier and stakeholder queries are promptly resolved.
To support the Procurement Department in the delivery of cost and efficiency savings across the business by analysing current spend information to develop in house and collaborative procurement strategies and workplans.
To support the strategic team to monitor and review suppliers and their performance against contracts, including benchmarking with other organisations, taking action as appropriate.
The person we hope to find:
Experience of procuring the clinical and non/clinical category within a similar industry
The ability to manage workload, prioritise, effectively communicate, and manage expectations of the team you are supporting.
Ability to maintain good working relationships and communications with colleagues, all members of the business
Proven negotiation skills and understanding of contracts and supply agreements.
Proven ability to plan and prioritise programmes and activities which impact across departments and services.
The post holder will be required to travel across various sites across the UK so the role can be remote based
Salary and Benefits:
£40-55,000 + a great pension scheme +free gym membership and other great benefits
This is a great time to join a private healthcare organisation who are investing in Procurement and looking to grow. The roles will mainly be based remotely with travel across the UK and you will be need some level of clinical buying experience. Please get in touch and apply with an updated copy of your CV and a contact number and one of our team will get back to you shortly.Apply