Contracts and Procurement Officer

Job: Contracts and Procurement Officer
Contract: Permanent
Location: Environmental Hub, Middlewich  
Hours: 37 hours per week
Salary: Grade 9

Ansa Environmental Services Ltd is an environmental operations company wholly owned by Cheshire East Council. Its’ purpose is to provide waste collection, treatment and disposal; street cleansing, parks, grounds maintenance and fleet services to Cheshire East Council and other customers.

An opportunity has arisen for a Contract and Procurement Officer to join our Company to prepare, let and supervise all contracts and purchasing related to Environmental Operations which support the efficient and effective operation of Ansa’s business units.

The post holder will ensure Ansa obtains continued value for money and compliance with procurement legislation, as well as demonstrating excellent contract management skills, and being able to develop relationships with suppliers to ensure excellent contract performance, so well-developed interpersonal skills such as communication, negotiation, influencing and persuasiveness are essential for this role. 

Experience of working within the Environmental Services industry and operational working knowledge of procuring and managing large waste contracts is desirable.

For an informal discussion please contact Robert Harland on 01270 686869 or email

For an application pack, please email or call 01244 972244. We do not accept CV’s and your application may not be considered unless you submit an application form.

We are committed to equal opportunities and disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for this position will be offered an interview. We therefore encourage all applicants to discuss their needs with the recruiting manager so that reasonable adjustments can be made to the recruitment process.

Closing Date: Monday 23 September 2019

APSE Service Awards 2016 - Finalist
National Recycling Awards 2017 - Finalist
A member of South Cheshire Chamber of Commerce and Industry
ROSPA Gold Award 2017
The MJ Achievement Awards 2018 - Highly Commended