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About the role

This role is responsible for the strategic development and coordination of the Commonwealth Games Birmingham 2022 procurement, rate card and contract management arrangements under the direction of the Chief Financial Officer. This includes providing professional leadership, strategy and accountability to the formulation and delivery of effective strategic procurement, rate card and contract management across the Organising Committee.

Key responsibilities
  • This role leads the development of strategies and manages all procurements to meet the delivery of the Games on time and to budget. It defines and implements the necessary policies and provides high level advice on procurement and contract management. It ensure a high level of engagement and service is provided to the business through its support of procurement, rate card and contract management activities.
  • Ensure card and contract management strategies for the Corporation consistent with its strategic direction and organisational requirements.
  • Full operational and financial accountability for the Procurement, Rate Card and Contract Management functional areas.
  • Participate in project management of the sourcing and delivery of the various goods and services.
  • Work in consultation with the CFO to draft strategy and drive outcomes with the Procurement and Contract Management teams.
  • Coordinate and participate in the effective negotiation of high profile and complex deals for the procurement, rate card and contract management of goods and services across Birmingham 2022.
  • Establish and maintain strategies and policies to allow Procurement and Contract Management to work with functional areas to enable them to manage the relationships and contracts with suppliers to ensure reliability, quality, best value and operational outcomes for the Corporation.

 

Skills and Experience required
  • Demonstrated experience in project planning that aligns to the organisational framework
  • Extensive procurement management experience within a statutory authority, government or complex corporate environment
  • Demonstrated experience in leading complex commercial arrangements negotiations
  • Experience in developing forward procurement plans, strategies and establishing procurement, rate card and contract management functions
  • Commercial understanding, particularly in considering the inter-relationships between sponsorship and procurement activities in a major sporting event context
  • Experience in developing forward procurement plans, strategies and establishing procurement, rate card and contract management functions

 

Qualifications

This position is subject to a criminal record check from the Disclosure and Barring Service.

The Birmingham 2022 is an equal opportunities organisation. We encourage applications from all diverse backgrounds and communities.

For more details, download the job description here.

Apply by submitting your CV and cover letter to recruitment@birmingham2022.com.

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