We're the charity who look after and bring to life 2,000 miles of waterways across England and Wales, because we believe that life is better by water.
Every role across the Trust plays it's part in transforming our canals and rivers into spaces where local people want to spend time and feel better, bringing wellbeing benefits to millions. We are now looking for an experienced Procurement Manager to join our team, based from our Birmingham office. In this role you will manage the tender process and/or informal quotation requests, for our 6 Regions and various internal departments from the organisations annual spend.
About the role:
Your skills, experience & education
We are looking for a degree educated, experienced chartered professional (CIPS) to join our team. You will be able to demonstrate and bring with you the skills listed below:
This role will be based from Birmingham however should be expected to involve regular national travel to other main offices across England & Wales. You must therefore hold a valid driving licence.
In addition to your salary, we can offer, car cash allowance, a competitive contributory DC Pension scheme arrangement, 25 days annual leave - which increases with service (+ statutory days), and numerous other employee benefits to select from.
The Canal & River Trust is one of the UK's largest charities, and we have a mission to improve wellbeing across our communities and waterways. Come and join us, and help us to transform our communities.
We aim to represent the diverse communities we are part of and welcome applicants from across all sectors of the community. We strongly believe that a diverse workforce brings with it a diversity of ideas, thinking and ways of working which enhances what we do.
Find out more about the work we do and opportunities we have on our website by clicking this link: Work-For-Us