Vacancy Type: Permanent
Location: HMP & YOI Grampian
Pay Band: Please refer to full job description on SPS career site
Salary: £24,705 to £28,691 pa
Closing Date: 2023-12-10
Hours of Work: Please refer to full job description on SPS career site
The post holder based at HMP & YOI Grampian, Peterhead will play a key role in the delivery of an effective and efficient procurement services to customers, ensuring value for money and compliance with the SPS Procurement Procedures and Local Service Agreement.
The effective use of all systems, facilities and resources at our disposal to ensure the provision of an effective and efficient procurement service within the confines of the SPS Procurement Policy and Local Service Agreement.
Liaise with internal and external customers and partners to ensure effective service delivery and value of money.
Respond to and follow up procurement specific enquiries sensitively, timeously, and professionally, ensuring accurate and impartial information and advice falls within the confines of the relevant policies and legislation.
Provision of an effective and efficient administration service, ensuring electronic and paper-based communications and documentation are actioned appropriately within specific timescales, and where necessary, passed to the relevant third party for ongoing actions.
To manage specific projects and contracts as directed by the Procurement Manager.
Completion of all routine information, documentation and communications relevant to your role is delivered to local and national standards and timescales.
SPS recruitment and selection practice is based on the fundamentals of our Behavioural Competency Framework. This identifies behaviours and standards required both of applicants seeking to join us, and our staff in their respective roles. Assessment of specific behaviours, of which there are twelve, will be determined by the role you are applying for. Whilst it is unlikely you will be assessed on all of them , you will be assessed on these identified as key to role.
Minimum of five National 5 (or equivalent) qualifications, including English, Arithmetic/Mathematics or relevant experience gained in a similar role and/or environment. Essential
Knowledge Skills Requirements
Experience of good communication skills evidencing specifically what type and how used. Essential
Experience of attention to detail whilst working to deadlines, outlining specific examples. Essential
Experience of good numeracy skills evidencing specifically what type and how used. Essential
Evidence competency in the use of specific Microsoft Office Packages and databases. Essential
Selection Methods Please refer to full job description on SPS career site.