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Procurement Operations and Transport Manager

Procurement Operations and Transport Manager

Starting Salary £37, 591 per annum plus Overtime Obligation Allowance of £1,880 per annum, Generous Annual Leave and Pension Provision

The Port of London Authority (PLA) is seeking an enthusiastic individual to manage the busy stores operation at Denton as well as the diverse transport fleet of vehicles.

Following a recent change, we are now looking to fill the position of Procurement Operations and Transport Manager on a permanent basis. The role requires a self starter who has the determination and drive to work independently supervising a small but closely knit team. Your main focus is in two areas. The first will be to manage the Authority’s store and Marine House reception function and to supply goods as requested in a timely and efficient manner. The second is to manage and maintain the PLA’s fleet of vehicles.

You will need to be experienced in buying a diverse range of goods and services and be capable of assisting colleagues as necessary with non-standard requisitions to help deliver the most cost efficient procurement of goods and services throughout the organisation.

You will be confident, credible and enthusiastic, and have the ability, drive and communication skills to earn the respect of a wide range of stakeholders. Additionally, you will also be proficient in the use of the Microsoft Office suite and ERP systems including the asset management functions.

The successful applicant will be employed on day work on a 35-hour week with an obligation to work overtime outside of the normal day routine on occasions as required.

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For further information about the job, please contact Peter Steen, Director of Marine Operations on 01474 562300.

To apply, please complete an application form available from http://www.pla.co.uk/About-Us/Vacancies and send it to recruitment@pla.co.uk.

The closing date for applications: 6 July 2018