Shape a better future with us
Our award-winning council is on an exciting journey of change. Our Barnsley 2030 vision focuses on people living productive and healthy lives and developing their skills, talents and creativity. The vision also concentrates on economic growth and Barnsley being a great place to invest whilst at the same time making sure we reduce pollution, minimise waste and support sustainability for future generations.
We’re thrilled to have achieved Investors in People (IIP) Gold status for how we lead, support and develop people. Now we’d like you to be part of our success and help us take change further. Join us on our journey to a brighter future. By working together, with each other and with our communities, we can take pride in improving lives. Let’s make Barnsley the place of possibilities.
Your role in our journey
Procurement Officer x3 (Fixed Term Contract/Secondment to 31ST March 2022)
An analytical thinker, you’ll enjoy working with data and take responsibility for the analysis, interpretation and reporting on key performance indicators. From liaising with internal customers, suppliers and colleagues you’ll be help form effective collaborative working and commercial based outcomes.
As a Procurement Officer you’ll provide valuable assistance to a Category Manager for an allocated area of expenditure. Within your category you will support activity to deliver best and compliance working closely with internal customers to help them deliver their annual targets and plans.
What you’ll need.
You will bring to the role a desire for continuous development and improvement and see this role as the first step in a career in procurement and commercial management. A strong administrator with the ability to develop effective working relationships you will assist the Category Manager in a wider range of commercial activities and projects.
A lot to look forward to
Here at Barnsley, we live and work by four important values: honesty, teamwork, excellent service, and taking pride in what we do. As part of our team, you can be sure we’ll do all we can to support you in being truly excellent. You see, we prioritise learning and enabling you to achieve your potential. So we’ve created a development process that lets you grow in the way that suits you - whether that’s training to be a leader, or learning flexibly online. That’s one of the reasons why we achieved IIP Gold, and why you’ll find your career here inspiring and rewarding.
How to Apply
Please apply online via the link provided. Please note, we do not accept CVs submitted without a fully completed online application form.