The West of England is one of the UK’s most vibrant regions, with high employment, successful businesses, excellent schools and colleges, and four world-class universities. Over the last decade, our economic contribution has outperformed the national average, and we are committed to making it even better through clean and sustainable growth.
Our transport network is at the heart of this and the West of England Combined Authority (WECA) is responsible for setting the region’s transport strategies and policies; leading and delivering major transport schemes across the region; and co-ordinating the transport input of the region’s three constituent councils – Bath & North East Somerset, Bristol and South Gloucestershire.
We have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Procurement Specialist to join the team to support the £28m Future Transport Zone programme and deliver transformational innovations in transport such as a mobile application for journey planning and ticketing, a Data Hub, Mobility Stations, Demand-Responsive Bus Services, E-scooters and E-cargobikes.
You’ll have an enthusiasm and passion for making a difference in our region; a demonstrable interest in the future of transport; and experience defining and developing innovative transport services.
If this sounds like you, please get in touch. For an informal conversation about the role, please call Andrew Brentley, Procurement Business Partner on 0117 428 6210, and to apply, please click the link below.
WECA is an equal opportunities employer, in line with the Equalities Act 2010, and invite applicants to contact us to identify any additional support they may need during the recruitment process.
The West of England Combined Authority is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We ensure all qualified applicants receive consideration for employment and particularly welcome applications from underrepresented groups without regard to race, colour, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or citizenship status.