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Procurement Manager

Vacancy Salary £Competitive
Vacancy Location Sheffield
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Department Overview:

We are a sector focused business actively operating and investing in Infrastructure, Commercial, Residential, Education, Health, Sports, Nuclear and Retail clients and projects. We work in close contact with our clients, advising them on financial, programme, procurement, risk and contractual matters that arise during the project.



Overview of Role:


We are currently recruiting Procurement Manager to join the Infrastructure Team and wider Advisory Business. Due to the nature of the role the candidate can be based in any location within UK.

This role presents an excellent opportunity for a dedicated individual to join a leading consultancy.    

The role would involve assisting in the provision of procurement activities on behalf of public and private sector clients across the Infrastructure sector.


 Key responsibilities:


  • Assisting the client project teams, advising and delivering contract and procurement services for both pre and post contract stages under the instruction of the client or our own commission managers.
  • Conducting tendering process including evaluation through to supporting leading manager to contract award.
  • Stakeholder management at a working level
  • debriefing suppliers on tendering performance.
  • Supporting in writing negotiation strategies and supporting lead negotiator when required.
  • Actively contributing to the delivery of a full range of services including strategy, tendering, supplier management, benchmarking, performance management, non-complex negotiation, evaluation and support contract drafting.
  • Working on their own initiative as well as part of a commission team, whilst contributing to the wider business targets



 Person Specification:


Interpersonal skills are integral to the role, and agility to work in varying roles at various stages of the lifecycle whilst conducting oneself in a professional manner are key.

  • Experience of supporting senior managers on procurement projects.
  • Recognised University degree- desirable
  • Membership in relevant professional organisations (MCIPS) or working towards
  • Understanding of the various procurement routes.
  • Demonstrating dynamism, energy, and a strong commitment to the delivery of our client programmes
  • Understanding of the full end-to-end procurement process, including strategy, sourcing, tendering, evaluation, performance measures and management, supplier management and negotiation.
  • Understanding of the Public Procurement Regulations
  • Experience at working within fast paced, deadline focused environments.
  • Analytical and investigative skills.
  • Strong interpersonal & stakeholder management skills.
  • Report writing, written and presentation skills.
  • Demonstrating attention to detail, a willingness to learn and determination to progress





At RLB, our aim is to create and enhance an inclusive workplace culture where diversity is not only accepted but valued and built into our company culture, creating opportunity for all. In order to support this, we recognise the importance of flexible and agile working and are open to having conversations on how this could work for you and our business from day one.


If you require any reasonable adjustments to support you during any stage of the application or interview process, please contact our recruitment team at:

Confidence today inspires tomorrow

With a network that covers the globe and a heritage spanning over two centuries, Rider Levett Bucknall is a leading independent organisation in cost management and quantity surveying, project management and advisory services.

Our achievements are renowned: from the early days of pioneering quantity surveying, to landmark projects such as the Sydney Opera House, HSBC Headquarters Building in Hong Kong, the 2012 London Olympic Games and CityCenter in Las Vegas.

We continue this successful legacy with our dedication to the value, quality and sustainability of the built environment. Our innovative thinking, global reach, and flawless execution push the boundaries. Taking ambitious projects from an idea to reality.

RLB has released the 2019 edition of Perspective, a compilation of insights from members of the RLB team around the world.

In 2017 the firm released a video to commemorate its tenth anniversary.

At the heart of everything we do

At Rider Levett Bucknall doing the right thing matters.

We believe we all have a responsibility to support the communities in which we live and work. Our global values are based on these seven insights:


Invest in our people and value their contribution


Lead by example and shape the future of our industry in everything we do


Be aware of our social responsibilities and make our contribution to the community


Be conscious of the difference we can make in creating a better tomorrow


Challenge the norm, give fresh perspectives and deliver flawlessly


Act with integrity, honesty and fairness in all our relationships


Act with integrity, honesty and fairness in all our relationships


Be a self-owned organisation,
be financially robust,
and deliver agreed financial plans

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