Senior Strategic Procurement Manager

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Senior Strategic Procurement Manager
Stoke on-Trent
Interim Position

QAD 1653/0802

Posted: 8th February 2024 09:55
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  • Pay Rate:

    £270.11 per day PAYE

  • Hours per Week:

    Full Time 37.5 hours

  • Anticipated 6 months

  • Stoke on-Trent,

    ST4 6QG

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QAD 1653/0802

Role: Senior Strategic Procurement Manager

Contract Length: Anticipated 6 months

Hours: Full Time 37.5 hours

Location: Hybrid (3 days on-site) Based at Royal Stoke Hospital (Stoke on-Trent) or County Hospital (Stafford)

Pay Rate: £270.11 per day PAYE

DBS required for this role TBC
OH Assessment required for this role



University Hospitals of North Midlands NHS Trust (UHNM) are recruiting a team to manage a complex ICT Procurement project for the Staffordshire and Stoke-on-Trent Integrated Care System (ICS).

Skills, experience and requirements.

  • Experience leading on complex, high value contracts and tenders.
  • Public Sector Procurement experience
  • Experience dealing with very senior organisational stakeholders.
  • Experience of management multi-disciplinary, multi-stakeholder complex projects
  •  Able to prepare, lead and manage Public Contract Regulations 2015 processes and associated documentation.
  • Excellent supplier stakeholder management and engagement skills
  • CIPS qualification preferred but not essential.
  • Able to successfully lead a complex procurement project across an ICS
  • The role must be able to manage the Strategic Procurement Lead for the entirety of the project.
  • Knowledge and experience of conducting a competitive exercise via a nationally approved framework.
  •  Ability to provide detailed feedback and reports to senior stakeholders.
  • Experience of project managing a complex, high value PCR procurement exercise


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If you are successful in securing this role, please note that for the entire duration of this contract, regardless of extension you will be working this role at the PAYE rate that has been advertised. For absolute clarity, we only work on a PAYE basis, rather than entertaining umbrella pay terms, we do not offer Ltd/umbrella or outside IR35 rates. If you wish to understand PAYE vs Umbrella more, please let us know and we can send you some additional information for clarity.
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  1. Any local authority/public sector experience
  2. Any relevant qualifications held or being studied for.

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