Job Details - Contracts Assistant

Contracts Assistant

Ref: HRA16208/7945

Salary: £21,322.00 - £24,491.00 per annum
Closing Date: 12:00, 12 April 2021

The Corporate Procurement Unit of Legal Services is looking to recruit an enthusiastic and motivated person to play an active role in the procurement work of Neath Port Talbot County Borough Council.

The Corporate Procurement Unit is a section of the Legal Services which is part of the Chief Executive’s Directorate. The unit sets out best practice for procurement across the Council, ensuring that all procurement activities operate within the context of value for money, efficiency and continuous improvement, and supports the Council’s aims and objectives.

The role will be fixed term for 2 years to assist with contract preparation and renewal, contract management and supplier relations, and tendering and quotation processes, in compliance with relevant legislation and procedures. Welsh language skills are not necessary.

Applications may be submitted in Welsh, applications submitted in Welsh will not be treated less favourably than an application submitted in English.

For an informal discussion, please contact Sarah Foster, Corporate Procurement Manager, on 01639 763929, or Joanna Stevens, Principle Solicitor, Commercial and Governance on 01639 763002.

Neath Port Talbot Council offers a guaranteed interview scheme for candidates who have a disability and armed forces veterans.

You may apply online, download an application pack or contact the HR Employment Support Team by e-mail at jobs@npt.gov.uk or by telephone (01639) 686837 quoting the post title and reference number.

If you wish to conduct this process in Welsh, please contact the Employment Support Team on jobs@npt.gov.uk

Directorate:CHIEF EXECUTIVES
Section:COMMERCIAL & GOVERNANCE
Hours:37 Hours
Contract:FIXED TERM CONTRACT FOR 2 YEARS
Location:PORT TALBOT CIVIC CENTRE