Interim Waste Procurement Lead for Barnet Council
- Grange-over-Sands, Cumbria, United Kingdom (Lancaster, United Kingdom)
- Environmental Services
Matthew Heath's Overview
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Matthew Heath's Summary
Matthew is an experienced waste and procurement consultant that specialises in delivering cost reduction, service improvement and procurement programmes for UK waste authorities.
He has been the principal technical advisor on over a dozen waste and environmental service procurements with a combined estimated contract value in excess of £1 billion. This type of role requires a thorough understanding of the operational, financial, legal & contractual aspects of municipal waste, recycling and street cleansing services.
Matthew is a Chartered Waste Manager with over 18 years waste industry experience working with the public and private sectors. He is also a WRAP framework contractor and an elected CIWM North West Centre Councillor.
Service reviews, option appraisal, performance & cost modelling, contract negotiations, retendering, outsourcing, shared service procurement, in-house bid preparation, project/interim management
Matthew Heath's Experience
Interim Procurement Lead for Waste Services
Government Agency; 1001-5000 employees; Government Administration industry
February 2013 – Present (5 months) East Barnet
Privately Held; Myself Only; Environmental Services industry
March 2006 – Present (7 years 4 months) North West of England
Since establishing the company in February 2006, Matthew has undertaken a wide variety of municipal waste consultancy projects with both waste collection & waste disposal authorities.
Matthew Heath's Projects
Team Members: Matthew Heath, Vincent Hunt, Mike Mitchell, Steven Vaughan-Jones, Robert Couth, Surabhin Chackiath, Kitran Eastman, Oliver Barton
- March 2010 to September 2012
Programme managed a competitive dialogue joint waste procurement programme which included:- competitive dialogue, a joint client side following TUPE transfer, and revised joint IT. The programme delivered savings of £1.5 million per annum on the start budget. A great team and a great result.
Team Members: Matthew Heath, Steve Laird, Bob Wilson, Sarah Edwards, Richard Pearn, Robert Beaumont, Peter Appleton
- January 2010 to December 2010
Technical advisor for the procurement of refuse, recycling and street cleansing services via the competitive dialogue procedure. Developed specifications for: alternate weekly collection (AWC) of recyclables, garden waste and residual waste; weekly food waste; bring sites; bulky waste; commercial waste; clinical waste; WEEE reuse centre; and street cleansing services. Dialogued with bidders on technical solutions and evaluated technical submissions at ISOS, ISDS and ISFT stages.
This project was part of a larger outsourcing exercise with a potential contract value of £230 million over a 23 year period. The projected delivered 30% annual efficiency savings.
Matthew Heath's Courses
- BSc Hons Environmental Technology
- BSc Hons Environmental Monitoring
- Introduction to Management (CIPD 3 day course)
- Advanced Landfill Gas Management (CIWM 2 day course)
- Management of Refuse Collection & Street Cleansing (CIWM 3 day course)
- Introduction to the Management of Wastes (CIWM 3 day course)
- Managing the Media (CIWM 1 day course)
Matthew Heath's Certifications
Chartered Waste Manager MCIWM
- Chartered Institution of Wastes Management
- November 1992 to January 2012
Member of the Chartered Institution of Purchasing & Supply
- The Chartered Institute of Purchasing & Supply (CIPS)
- August 2011 to July 2012
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