Lusona Consultancy are working exclusively with the Centre of Expertise for the Higher Education Sector and they are looking to recruit a Procurement Specialist.The Procurement Specialist will be based on-site at an Edinburgh City Centre Institution and will work within an established procurement team. They will be responsible for all categories and spend areas within the Institution.This is permanent role and this position will be based at the Institution for 12 months. After the 12-month period, you will be placed to work within a different Edinburgh Institution or within the Centre of Expertise’s Edinburgh Office.The Procurement Specialist will be responsible for complex OJEU procurements, setting policy & strategy, end to end contract management, reporting, PCIP, and sustainability.You will have proven experience of working within in a similar role, within a Public-Sector Organisation. You will have end to end tendering experience and appropriate knowledge of EU procurement directives.You will have excellent stake holder management experience, be a strong communicator and be able to manage your own work load.Our client offers training, development and will sponsor MCIPS. The also offer a competitive salary of up to £34,000 and fantastic benefits….To find out more about this opportunity, please call Shuna on 01698 430100.