- Location: The Forum, Callander Park, Falkirk, FK1 1XR
- Salary: £20,835.00 - £22,745.00 per year
- Contract Type: Temporary
- Position Type: Full Time
- Hours: 37 hours per week
Applications for this job cannot be made online. Please refer to the advert for further information.
Our Graduate Scheme is designed to give you a positive start to your career in local government. You will be mainly based in the Procurement & Housing Property team at The Forum, Falkirk.
Your will assist in the effective and efficient delivery of procurement competitions and sourcing activities to deliver savings, benefits and best value for Falkirk Council.
With an HND or above in Procurement or a related discipline, you will support the reporting and validation of procurement benefits in meeting targets, contribute to project developments and support the implementation of improved processes for procurement, including better management information reporting and increased income opportunities.
You will support the provision of training on procurement rules and regulations, and effective cross sector collaboration across government and other relevant organisations to deliver benefits for Falkirk Council. Contributing to effective co-operation and co-ordination within the Procurement and Commissioning Unit and with Service stakeholders, you will share information and work flexibly to support the delivery of objectives.
You will be required to develop effective relationships with key stakeholders and User Intelligence Groups on procurement projects and participate in related events.
This post is temporary until August 2022.
Please see the attached job profile and information pack for information on the key requirements for the role.