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Procurement Manager

Tameside
£36,765 - £41,240 pa
New Charter
Job Ref: JHG-141
Closing Date: 6th October 2020

Jigsaw Homes Group is one of the largest housing groups in England with more than 33,000 homes across the North West and East Midlands, employing over 1400 employees.  Our main social purpose is to provide quality homes as solid foundations for people to thrive for the rest of their lives.

Working as an integral part of the Finance & Business Support Team for Jigsaw Maintenance. The Team provide vital help and support to the operational teams to ensure efficiency, productivity, quality and Value for Money.

To be responsible for the sourcing and procurement of all goods, materials and supplies relating to a diverse range of maintenance based operations carried out by Jigsaw Homes Group.

To work at a strategic level to procure competitive value for money services and contracts in relation to material goods supply, fleet vehicles, waste management, tools, hire equipment and fuel.

To develop and implement a procurement strategy for Jigsaw Maintenance.

To have oversight of both an in-house stores and outsourced model across three locations in the North West and Midlands.

To produce and evaluate tenders, negotiate supply contracts and make recommendations to the Asset Management Directors on the best procurement options in the interests of Jigsaw Homes Group.

Conduct research to source the best products and suppliers in terms of performance value, delivery schedules and product quality.

To oversee the procurement of all fleet vehicles for the group and act as lead contact for the regionally based teams on contractual issues relating to insurance, repairs, servicing and tracking.

In return Jigsaw Homes Group offer 24 working days holiday per annum (rising with extended service and additional leave given for the Christmas closure), occupational sick pay, flexible working, on-site gyms, access to the Social Housing Pension Scheme, Simply Health membership, enhanced maternity/paternity leave and  training/development opportunities.

If you would like an application form and information pack please contact us via email to recruitment@jigsawhomes.org.uk or apply on-line at our website www.jigsawhomes.org.uk/vacancies.  Please note you must apply via our application form, we do not accept CV’s.