Trainee Procurement Officer - Gosport Borough Council

Gosport Borough Council

Job details



Job type

Full Time, Permanent


£20,444 - £28,226 Per Annum

Closing date

19 August 2022


Financial Services

 £20,444 – £28,226 p.a.

 Are you enthusiastic?  Highly motivated?  Keen to make a contribution in a busy team committed to providing a high quality service to stakeholders and customers?

If so, then we have an opportunity for you to train and progress in this important area of work.

This is a permanent position working 37 hours per week, Monday to Friday, within the Council’s flexible working scheme.

You will learn all aspects of Local Government procurement ensuring all Regulatory requirements are met. Full training will be given and an opportunity to study for a professional qualification.

Whilst learning you will be dealing with stakeholders both within the Council and external and with businesses and Council suppliers. You should have excellent IT and customer skills and have experience in a commercial environment. This is an exciting opportunity if you are just starting out in your procurement career or are already on your journey. We will provide the training to develop your skills and make you a first class Procurement Officer.

How to apply

To make sure your application is above the rest, please review the “job description” and “how to apply” to ensure your application matches the requirements of the role. Please ensure you refer to the “how to apply” document when you complete your application as there is information in there that you need to include and evidence in your application for this role.  This is really important or you are likely not to be short listed.  Please ensure you fully read and follow the guidance so you can demonstrate how you meet the criteria under the “person specification”.  PLEASE DO NOT JUST SUBMIT A CV.  Email your submission to

Closing date for receipt of completed applications is 19th August 2022

All applicants will be advised once short listing has been completed, after the closing date.

Assessments and Interviews will be held on 30th August 2022.