Procurement Specialist
Sydney, Australia
19d ago
  • Urgent - 6 month contract with State Government
  • Work life balance with 7 hour days, 35 hour week
  • Competitive remuneration
  • About the Company

    The Department of Education is currently looking for a procurement specialist to join their People Team to assist with the management of procurement projects.

    Government embraces the need for a work life balance so you will be able to enjoy 7 hour days and a 35 hour week - spend the extra time with your friends and family!

    About the Role

    This position is part of the People team, this team manages projects related to professional services, community services and grants.

    The successful candidate for this role will be involved in the strategy development and management of the procurement process.

  • A couple of examples of projects this procurement specialist may be involved with engaging the not for profit sector to establish programs for early childhood;
  • engaging auditors to review current programs; developing business strategies for different areas of the Department, conducting statistical analysis of student engagement.

    About You

    The succesful applicant will have 3-5 years procurement experience, focused on sourcing activities - developing procurement strategies, writing specific documents and managing evaluation of tenders.

    They will be need to demonstrate :

  • Great document writing skills
  • Proficient using Microsoft office suite
  • Experience using Ariba is highly desirable
  • Experience with stakeholder engagement
  • CIPS accreditation or Diploma highly desirable
  • The Benefits

    This 6 month government contract has a high chance of extension. Based in a great location, they are offering competitive remuneration as well as the opportunity for career progression

    To apply, click the link and upload your current resume in word format. If you would like to have a confidential discussion, please contact Katherine Fry on 02 8093 0629 , quoting ref no.

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