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What we offer

Here at CPC we value our staff very highly, offering a friendly and supportive workplace environment. Our offer includes flexible working, generous holiday entitlement, contributory pension scheme, training (including professional qualifications) and the opportunity to develop your career within CPC.

About CPC

Crescent Purchasing Consortium (CPC) is the only Purchasing Consortium exclusively owned by the FE sector operating within education. We provide our members with specialist advice on best procurement practices and how to obtain best value for money.

Our main purpose is to produce EU compliant frameworks which cover a wide variety of goods and services. Our aim is to continue to develop this portfolio in line with our members' needs.

We harness the collective spending power of our members to drive down costs from our suppliers, meaning that we can deliver savings that couldn't be obtained by members in isolation.

Working collaboratively with our procurement services provider, Tenet Education Services Ltd, we have enhanced our service offer to provide an end to end procurement solution to our members. Our collaboration is unique within the education sector offering all employees the opportunity to work within an exciting sector as part of a growing business.

About Tenet

Tenet Services is a leading provider of tendering, benchmarking and review services within the education sector. Their national procurement consultancy works in partnership with Schools, Colleges, Academies and Universities to offer a wide range procurement services to deliver value for money for all clients.

Our People

Our greatest strength is our people. It is the quality of these people, their expertise, their ability to listen and their proven experience in supporting changing environments that has made both organisations recognised as market leaders within the education sector.

Together we achieve more

If you are interested in joining our team, take a look at our current vacancies below.

Job Vacancies

Procurement Specialist (Part time). (Tenet Services)
Applications close on Monday August 28, 2017

Salary: FTE up to 37K

Location: Worcester

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Part Time Procurement Specialist to join our award winning procurement management team within Tenet Services. For further information and to apply click on the job title above.

Procurement Specialist (Part time) (Tenet Services)
Applications close on Monday August 28, 2017

Salary: FTE up to £37k

Location: Bradford

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Part Time Procurement Specialist to join our award winning procurement management team within Tenet Services. For further information and to apply click on the job title above.

Finance Assistant (Manchester) (CP Ltd)
Applications close on Sunday August 27, 2017

Salary: £16,000 to £17,500

Location: Manchester

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Finance Assistant to join our growing Organisation and team based in Salford. For further information and to apply click on the job title above.

Procurement Specialist (Part time). (Tenet Services)
Applications close on Monday September 04, 2017

Salary: FTE up to 37K

Location: Doncaster

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Part Time Procurement Specialist to join our award winning procurement management team within Tenet Services. For further information and to apply click on the job title above.

Procurement Specialist (Part time). (Tenet Services)
Applications close on Monday September 04, 2017

Salary: FTE up to 37K

Location: Milton Keynes

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Part Time Procurement Specialist to join our award winning procurement management team within Tenet Services.

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