Senior Procurement Manager

University of Cambridge
June 21, 2024
Offerd Salary:£45,585-£57,696
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Senior Procurement Manager

The Role:

An opportunity has arisen to join Estates Division as Senior Procurement Manager to lead on the development and delivery of procurement strategies utilising procurement best practice.

The role will provide the Estates Division with a professional and efficient procurement service, advising senior stakeholders on both Capital and Operational Expenditure. Due to the scale and nature of the Development pipeline, the post holder will be required to undertake procurement activity outside of the usual University commodity areas and will therefore need to exercise their skill and judgement to ensure key procurement work is delivered according to schedule, while mitigating risks to the University. The role holder will manage work streams across various departments within the FM/Operational category/s.

About you:

In order to succeed in this role, you will join us with

  • Extensive Procurement experience gained within a Construction/FM environment
  • Member of the Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply (CIPS) and qualified to level 4 or above
  • Experience of managing procurement projects >£50m
  • Ability to build strong stakeholder relationships both internally with customers and externally with suppliers to enable the delivery of objectives
  • Benefits of working at the University of Cambridge include:

  • Competitive rates of pay with automatic service related pay progression and annual cost of living increases;
  • Generous annual leave allowance
  • Flexible and hybrid working opportunities;
  • Generous maternity, adoption and shared parental leave entitlement and other family friendly schemes (e.g. workplace nurseries)
  • An auto-enrolment pension scheme, with a generous employer contribution;
  • Travel benefits and retail discounts at over 2,000 local and national stores;
  • Schemes to support with relocation
  • Click the 'Apply' button below to register an account with our recruitment system (if you have not already) and apply online.

    If you have any questions about this vacancy or the application process, please email Estates Division on [email protected]

    Please quote reference XM41985 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.

    The University actively supports equality, diversity and inclusion and encourages applications from all sections of society.

    The University has a responsibility to ensure that all employees are eligible to live and work in the UK.

    Further information
  • Further Information - Senior Procurement Manager
  • Department/Location

    Estates Division - Business Services








    7 June 2024

    Closing date

    21 June 2024

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