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Procurement Business Partner

Procurement Business Partner

Job Title: Procurement Business Partner
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Melbourne
Start Date: ASAP Start
Reference: 2107ALI
Contact Name: Amanda Li
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 21, 2022 14:41

Job Description

Public Sector People (PSP) is seeking a Procurement professional with good knowledge of end-to-end tender processes – mainly focusing on RFQs, public tendering and probity. This role will have a Business Partnering approach with key stakeholders to provide strategic procurement advice and services. Previous Government/Not-For-Profit/Education procurement experience is mandatory.
  • Local Council in Western Suburbs
  • Band 6 - $50 p/hour and above
  • ASAP Start - 6 Months Temporary Contract, potential extension
  • Flexible working arrangements – hybrid
  • Equipment provided
What you’ll deliver
  • Develop and maintain positive and collaborative working relationships with internal service units, contractors and other external stakeholders involved in the tendering, RFQ and contract process
  • Participate in Tender Evaluation Panels (TEPs) for tenders and ensure tenders are evaluated in accordance with the Procurement Policy and the Tender Evaluation Manual
  • Provide oversight, advice and support on the RFQ exemption process in accordance with the Procurement Policy and the RFQ Manual
  • Ensure compliance, and renewal, of certificates and insurances in conjunction with Contract Managers
  • Identify strategic procurement improvement opportunities in consultation with the Coordinator Procurement & Contracts
What you’ll bring
  • Previous Government/Not-For-Profit/Education procurement experience
  • Demonstrated experience in coordination, development and maintenance of tendering and contract processes, systems and procedures
  • Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills including the ability to build relationships, negotiate, drive change and improvements, and provide clear advice and support.
Next steps
For a confidential discussion regarding this opportunity or other Finance positions within Local Government, please contact Amanda Li on (03) 8535 3111.
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