Few people know about The Coal Authority, but they play a pivotal role in protecting people and the environment in mining areas.
Their services are wide ranging, from managing safety issues that have resulted from years of coal mining, to protecting the environment from water pollution caused by historical mining.
You could say they’re the unassuming superhero of the mining world.
They’re a forward-thinking public-sector organisation that thinks and operates commercially. They’re a long-time advocate of work/life balance, innovation, and flexibility. Working from home a couple of days per week has been the norm for a while.
As their Procurement Business Partner, you’ll be providing commercial procurement advice to colleagues across the organisation.
You’ll a key part in a 5-year commercial strategy to improve the services offered to customers.
What will you be doing?
- Acting as a procurement expert, advising stakeholders across the business, directly influencing procurement decisions.
- Supporting multi-discipline teams to get the right suppliers and contracts in place.
- Managing the end-to-end life cycle of contracts, including tendering, negotiating, and contracting.
- Developing relationships with your stakeholders.
Your work will directly affect the safety and protection of the surrounding environment. Few can say that!
If you’re a procurement professional, ideally with OJEU / public sector experience, we’d love to hear from you. CIPS is ideal, but they will support studies.
If you’d like to find out more, you can either apply via this advert, or contact Joel at Distinct Recruitment.Back to vacancies