Buying and who to contact
Buying takes place at different levels within the organisation and we have a central corporate team that provides advice and support.
If you want to supply goods or services to us, contact either the Corporate Procurement Service or the lead for your category of products or services.
Corporate Procurement Service
Deals with strategy and policy issues and procurement. They will arrange contracts for goods and services for use by all departments or projects. This team works in co-operation with the other groups listed here.
Head of Corporate Procurement Tel: 0161 234 3265
Capital Projects Group
Provides project management services to our projects and deals with major capital projects such as construction. Also uses external project management companies employed under a framework agreement.
Procurement Manager, Capital Procurement Group Tel: 0161 219 6530
Children and Families
Deals with the arrangement of care contracts and packages for residents and also covers social issues.
Tel: 0161 234 3823
Environment and Operational Support Services
Deal with a variety of more specific contracts connected with building maintenance, engineering, highways and horticultural requirements.
Purchasing Manager Tel: 0161 908 5789
Hospitality and Trading Services
Deal with catering supplies and service contracts
Library Services Resources
Manager Tel: 0161 234 1940
Printing Services M4
Print and Design Tel: 0161 234 3300
Procurement of goods and services.
Manager Tel: 0161 234 4720