Procurement Department

Listed below are contact details for members of staff in the Procurement Department, full contact information is available by clicking on the name


Helen Forsythe

Deputy Director of Procurement, Financial & Business Services



Main areas of responsibility:

Deputises and supports the Director of Procurement to adopt and develop procurement best practice to maximise the value of a centralised corporate procurement function.

The primary responsibility for this role is to lead procurement support for school and department research projects and in particular to carry out large complex and business critical procurements for funded research.

This role is also responsible for delivering continuous improvement for Procurement within Schools, leading initiatives to develop procurement processes, systems and ways of working with a particular focus on improving compliance and commercial awareness.

Contact for advice on:

  • Purchasing strategy and policy
  • EU procurement directives
  • Dispute escalation and contract conditions
  • Procurement of high value non-pay spend contracts

Office Hours (Oct-Mar):

Mon-Fri: 10.00-6.15

Office Hours (Apr-Sep):

Mon-Tue: 10.00-6.15 Thu-Fri: 10.00-6.15

Procurement Department

King's Meadow Campus
Lenton Lane
Nottingham, NG7 2NR

For queries please email