Procurement Manager CM170637 | Eden Scott

Listen To The Latest Episode of The Recruitment and Beyond Podcast

Procurement Manager

  • Glasgow
  • Up to £480 per day
  • Contract

Are you passionate about ensuring value for money and sustainability in the energy sector? Our leading public sector client is seeking a dynamic Procurement Manager. Your role is pivotal in transforming procurement, ensuring efficiency, compliance, and robust supplier/contract performance management.

£400-£480 per day (inside IR 35), initial 6-month contract.

Hybrid working (currently 1 day per week in the office). Glasgow or London.

Candidates must be immediately available and meet the essential criteria detailed below.



  • Collaborate with Senior Procurement Partners to support directorates in understanding procurement requirements.

  • Manage procurement process for contracts, ensuring optimal value for money and compliance.

  • Provide guidance to enhance procurement effectiveness and mitigate risks.

Contract Management:

  • Support segmentation processes and review spend against contracts.

  • Analyse supplier suitability and negotiate contract terms to align with directorate requirements.


  • Contribute to projects to enhance procurement and mentor procurement officers.

Outputs and Deliverables:

  • Execute procurement and contract management policies effectively.

  • Ensure compliance and value for money.

  • Support directorate planning and embed procurement awareness.

Essential Criteria:

  • CIPS professional body membership at level 4 or working towards it.

  • Minimum of 3 years of experience independently running tenders.

  • Expertise in best practice procurement, tendering, and contract management.

  • Strong understanding of procurement regulations and excellent communication skills.

  • Excellent business understanding with ability to communicate effectively, negotiate and influence.

  • Ability to plan and prioritise effectively according to business needs as well as enhanced commercial acumen and financially aware.

  • Proficient in Excel and Word.

Desirable Criteria:

  • Experience in public sector procurement.

Please apply now for a confidential chat to find out more about the position and to discuss suitability.

Contact Carrie Martin on 01224 965506,

Carrie Martin
Point of contact
Carrie Martin
01224 965506

Similar Jobs

Procurement Specialist (Non-IT)
  • Glasgow
  • Up to £550 per day
  • Contract
IT Procurement Manager
  • Glasgow
  • Up to £550 per day
  • Contract