Contracts Officer - Procurement

Contracts Officer - Procurement

Job Title: Contracts Officer - Procurement
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Melbourne
Salary: $52 - $58 per hour plus super
Start Date: Monday 26th August
Reference: 2986920
Contact Name: Bryony Reid
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 14, 2019 17:33

Job Description

Public Sector People are currently inviting applications for the role of a Contract Officer (Procurement) to join a Council in Melbourne's rural west.
  • 7 Months Initially 
  • Start 26th August
  • Rural West
  • $52 - $58 per hour plus super

To effectively support the management of the organisations tender and contract activities working in-conjunction with the Procurement Officer, and to provide the organisation procurement and contract advice that is in line with legislation, organisational policies and procedures and best practice.

In addition, the role will be a key support to the Co-ordinator Governance in the provision of reporting, contract policy and procedural development, and other tasks as required.

Key Selection Criteria
  • Skills and proficiency in the preparation and supervision of tenders.
  • Experience in procurement and contracts, preferably within the public sector.
  • Knowledge of the Local Government Act 1989.
  • Understanding of technical literature, standards, manuals and codes of practice applicable to the preparation of procurement and contract activities.
  • Efficient, effective planning and use of own time in the setting of priorities to achieve set objectives with the resources available and within set time frames.
  • Ability to successfully negotiate and resolve conflict.
Apply today!

For a confidential discussion regarding this opportunity or roles in Local Government, please contact Bryony Reid on (03) 8535 3111.