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IT Procurement Data Analyst

IT Procurement Data Analyst

Job Title: IT Procurement Data Analyst
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Melbourne
Start Date: Immediate
Reference: 3376939
Contact Name: Cheri Randell
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 12, 2022 16:02

Job Description

Public Sector People (PSP) are currently looking to speak to an IT Procurement Data Analyst who would be interested in a 3-month rolling contract within a Local Government organisation.   
  • Immediate start
  • Fully flexible position, work from home/ part time available if required
  • Project position for 5 weeks, BA position available after the project
  • $55 - $57 an hour + super
This role is firstly to assist with a Procurement data cleanse project to assist with their reporting tool (PowerBI) and organise/ categorise their data. This role is for a procurement data expert that understands the importance of categorisation for reports and can self-manage PowerBI to ensure this is done accurately and efficiently.

Once this short term project has been completed, there is the opportunity to move into a Business Analyst position within the Procurement team on a longer term contract, moving in to a band 7.

This role fully supports flexible working and can accommodate a candidate who is wanting to work from home and work part time. Full time is also available.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Cleanse procurement data from available datasets into meaningful reports and contribute to the effective delivery of the procurement strategy.
  • Recognise errors that are currently in the database and work efficiently to correct them.
  • Use the internal code system to categorise the data appropriately.
  • Provide analysis and reporting on the health of the procurement function and insights into performance and opportunities.
  • Identify opportunities to consolidate Council expenditure through amalgamation and tendering across departments.
  • Report on key supply relationships and risk profiles.
Once the above project has been complete, there will be the opportunity to move into a Business Analyst position at a higher level.
Requirements Include:

The following qualifications and/or experience are required for the position:
  • A relevant degree or diploma with relevant work experience is desirable.
  • Experience in the development of data analysis and insights to inform organisation decision-making.
  • Must be extremely organised and enjoy organising and understanding complex data.
  • Substantial amount of computer- based data manipulation and able to utilise applications and database systems including MS Office and MS SQL Server products.
  • Experience and knowledge of PowerBI.
  • Must have a CURRENT police check.
For a confidential discussion regarding this opportunity or other positions within Local Government, please contact Cheri Randell on 0466 699 297.


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