Senior Procurement Manager Policy and Assurance

Permanent
  • Post Date: January 11, 2019
  • Apply Before: January 23, 2019
Job Description

It is an exciting time for HM Land Registry (HMLR) as we embark on a major transformation programme. HMLR’s ambition is to become the world’s leading land registry for speed, simplicity and an open approach to data. We are now looking for a Senior Procurement Manager to join our Commercial Group to help us to achieve this.

The organisation:

Our Business Strategy for 2017-2022 sets out our aims of:

• brilliant at the basics;
• a comprehensive Land Register;
• world-leading through Digital Street – our ground-breaking research and development project exploring how land registration might work in 2030;
• opening our data;
• expert people; and
• financially strong.

The role

You will have exposure to an organisation driving transformation and be at the forefront of the Commercial Group, supporting this by helping shape and develop commercial capability. You will have an opportunity to network and collaborate with other government commercial teams (Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS), Other BEIS partner organisations and Cabinet Office) and be part of an organization that values professional training & on-going investment in learning & development

As a Senior Procurement Manager, you will work closely with a range of colleagues across HMLR to deliver professional commercial and contract advice as part of HM Land Registry’s Commercial Group as well as ensuring we achieve great outcomes and value for money.

The person

You may already hold MCIPS or an equivalent qualification, or you may be studying or willing to do so; either way, you will have demonstrable relevant experience in procurement or commercial roles and you will have good understanding of commercial principles and how they can be used to achieve the right contractual results. In addition, you will have the ability to collaborate, influence, and engage colleagues across the organisation, to see the potential and benefits of good commercial practice. You will help provide assurance that we are actively following best practice, and make visible our contribution through providing and completing appropriate Management Information to support the commercial agenda.

The Commercial Group is part of the Finance and Business Services Directorate in HMLR. We are currently recruiting several roles to ensure the Commercial Group contain the right blend of skills, experience and knowledge to support HMLR’s major transformation plans.
Qualifications
Hold, be working towards or be willing to undertake a full professional qualification in procurement & supply at MCIPS (Professional Membership of Chartered Institute of Procurement & Supply) or equivalent.

Behaviours

We’ll assess you against these behaviours during the selection process:

Making Effective Decisions

Working Together

Communicating and Influencing

Delivering at Pace