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Procurement Officer - Regional Council

Procurement Officer - Regional Council

Job Title: Procurement Officer - Regional Council
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Other
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BRE0408
Contact Name: Bryony Reid
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 20, 2021 15:47

Job Description

Procurement Officer - Regional Council
Public Sector People are working in partnership with a Local Government in Victoria's Regional East in the hiring of a Procurement Officer. 
  • Band 5: $69,007.19 to $78,802.75 per annum + super
  • Full time, Permanent 
  • Flexible Working Environment 
  • Friendly and supportive environment

About the role:

This role is responsible for providing contract administration and procurement support to the organisation. The role will also provide support to the Procurement Coordinator in the day-to-day operations of the Procurement team and provide quality cost effective tendering/contract services and procurement advice to the organisation including high level Management.
  • Knowledge of electronic contract administration and tender processes, project management or similar.
  • Understanding of Council policies.
  • Understanding of legislation, budgeting and finance affecting sphere of influence.
  • Experience in an E Tender Portal.
  • Excellent computer skills including intermediate level in Excel.

Requirements Include:
  • Demonstrated experience and achievement in the administration of tenders and use of electronic contract management systems.
  • Sound administrative knowledge, including knowledge of relevant administrative processes, standards, systems and procedures.
  • Excellent computer skills, including intermediate level in Excel.
  • Good communication skills both verbal and written.
  • A thorough understanding of relevant statutory tendering and procurement requirements within a local government environment desirable.
Other requirements include:
  • Satisfactory Police Check*
For further information or to request a position description please contact Bryony Reid, Public Sector People on (03) 8535 3111 or email

*Checks will be covered at your own cost