EN:Procure is one of UK’s leading procurement consortia in the social housing sector. Established with the support of the Homes and Communities Agency in 2006 as a not for profit business to business services provider, the consortium has grown rapidly, with a membership of Yorkshire and Humber Social Landlords representing over 70% of the region’s social housing stock. Working closely with its members EN:Procure purchases works, services and materials contracts for its members, ranging from planned works through to new build housing schemes. Many of the contracts require detailed technical input to scope the works, prepare tender documentation, evaluate tenders, finalise contracts and implement works, requiring a balance of technical and commercial skills.
We are currently looking for an enthusiastic and hard-working Operations Manager to join our busy team in our offices in Meadowhall, Sheffield, to work alongside our Head of Operations in implementing procured schemes using our cloud-based project management system, working with the supply chain to expedite the supply of materials and resolve operating issues as they arise. Our services to members of the consortium require an excellent approach to collaboration and customer service with a real desire to add value and maximise the efficiency of contracts awarded. Working with a busy and experienced team the appointed individual will benefit from early exposure to on the job delivery and will quickly learn from the management of a number of schemes.
To attract the best candidates, we offer a competitive benefits package including:
• Starting salary of £35,000 per annum
• Company Pension
• Private Medical Insurance
• 25 days holiday (plus public holidays) rising with service
• Flexible starting and finishing times
Ideally, we are looking for a candidate with:
• Experience of the construction sector ideally from a commercial management background
• Excellent IT, analytical and numerical skills
• Confident in communicating with customers
• Good Project Management and decision-making skills
• Strong commercial acumen and influencing skills
A driving licence and access to a vehicle is required for the role.
To be considered for this position, please forward a letter of application setting out your suitability for the role and Curriculum Vitae for the attention of
Liz Butcher Corporate Development Manager E: email@example.com by Friday 31st August 2018.
Interviews for the post will take place on Friday 7th September 2018 in Sheffield.