Closes: 1 May 2017
Contract: Fixed Term Contract for 12 Months
Hours: Full Time
Salary: £22,000 - £25,000
Benefits package: 30 days holiday, 8% employer’s pension contribution, life assurance, private medical care insurance, performance related bonus and child care vouchers.
An opportunity has arisen for a Procurement Officer at our offices in Sheffield. Reporting to the Head of Commercial and Procurement, the successful candidate will support the commercial and procurement team in managing operational procurement requirements for British Business Bank, ensuring that all relevant MI, documentation and files are up to date and accurate. They will support the team in all aspects of the Procurement process and work with managers and suppliers to comply with the guidelines, procedures and drive best practice.This role will involve providing support on sourcing activity, procurement compliance and procurement team administration and reporting. Experience of public and private sector procurement is preferred however not essential. Ideally, the successful candidate will also have a commercial approach to work and will have strong interpersonal and written communication skills.
The British Business Bank is a unique and exciting new institution. Our objective is to make finance markets work better for UK small businesses. It was established in 2014 as a development bank for the UK managed independently from Government and under the governance of its own board of directors, with the aim of improving access to finance for small and medium sized businesses. We have around £4bn of capital resources and operate as a wholesale institution in a wide range of financial services markets ranging from bank lending to venture capital. Currently, we employ around 170 people, split between our two offices in London and Sheffield.
Please note all candidates applying for this role should have the right to work in the U.K.
Apply by submitting your CV and covering letter to: firstname.lastname@example.org