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David Jukes

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Procurement and Contracts

POSTED 6th Jun, 2017   REF NO. 5981

Procurement Officer

The Organisation:

Large, commercially focused organisation with Government links. The organisation is based centrally here in Canberra but with a national focus for their business operations across Australia.

The Opportunity:

This is a permanent opportunity in an interesting business area within this organisation. It will be highly attractive to experienced Procurement Managers who like to work closely with the operations teams.

The Role:

Key duties include;

  • Manage procurement processes for simple and complex requirements including the ability to write tender documentation from scratch
  • Provide advice and support to business stakeholders from initial scoping requirements through to approach to market, evaluation and appointment or service providers
  • Development, drafting, evaluation and negotiation of RFT's / RFQ's
  • Oversight of procurement policy and procedures to ensure compliance with CPR's
  • Contract management including reviews and KPI monitoring
  • Actively develop relationships with key internal and external stakeholders to facilitate outcomes and drive results
  • Reporting to the executive as required

The Person:

This role will suit an experienced procurement professional with 360° skills. It is not simple panel management, you will need to demonstrate capacity to manage high-value procurements from initial scoping through to writing up the approach to market and the evaluating and finalising outcomes. The role also looks after contract negotiation and management. Key competencies required include;

  • Outstanding stakeholder engagement skills with first class written and verbal communication skills
  • Well-developed influencing skills
  • Personally well organised and effective in managing multiple projects with conflicting priorities
  • Relevant procurement qualifications and a good legal mind
  • The Salary:

    The salary offered is circa 85K+ super negotiable on experience. The role is available now so please don't hesitate to get in touch.

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