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New job opportunity

Assistant Senior Procurement Officer An opportunity has arisen for an Assistant Senior Procurement Officer to assist in the effective operation of the Procurement functions of the University. The role comprises of procurement and contract management across a range of commodity areas in line with university policies and procedures and EU Regulations. Within this role, you [...]

2018-08-15T11:59:45+00:00 August 7th, 2018|

Course Tutor Required

Due to the rapid growth of SRSCC an opportunity has arisen to join our small and enthusiastic team to support the rapid growth of our Centre of Excellence. This role relates to the teaching, development, mentoring and maintenance of our courses in order to enhance our learner experience. The job holder would also be required [...]

2018-08-15T12:01:27+00:00 May 3rd, 2018|

We have been shortlisted for this year’s Public Procurement Awards!

                          The UK National Government Opportunities (GO) Excellence in Public Procurement Awards have just announced this year’s finalists. We are delighted to have been shortlisted for the GO Best Service Award: Micro and Small Businesses and Third Sector Organisations. The effective delivery of [...]

2018-08-15T12:02:01+00:00 March 27th, 2018|

Customer Questionnaire

Name: Amy Emmerson Position: Purchasing Manager Company: Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust Date: 15 December 2017 Q1 -How has the CIPS qualification helped in your current role? (Eg. Understand the requirements of the role, know the terminology/techniques used, settle in quickly etc.) The CIPS qualification allows me to apply models and techniques to situations such as supplier negotiations, risk [...]

2018-08-15T12:04:54+00:00 February 6th, 2018|

CIPS qualifications are changing but keep calm and carry on

If you’ve received notice from CIPS that it’s changing the qualifications, please don’t worry. This won’t have any negative implications on you or your progress through the levels. Every few years, CIPS undertakes a review. Its aim is to ensure its qualifications are always at the forefront of best practice and relevant to those [...]

2018-08-15T12:06:05+00:00 January 9th, 2018|

Revision & Exam Techniques

Plan, plan, plan! – create essay plans based on previous questions and learn them. CIPS members can download exemplar papers and markers reports from the CIPS website under Study Support. Time – start revision early! Learning a little bit each time and allowing time to repeat and review will help your brain to store [...]

2018-08-15T12:07:15+00:00 January 8th, 2018|