Job posted: 05/02/2020
Applications close: 19/02/2020 (Midnight)
2 days remaining

2 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Eastern Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Administration/Secretarial

Reference: 20919

Reference: 20919

Occupation: Administration/Secretarial

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan


  • Permanent Full Time

  • Enjoy generous employee benefits

  • Career Progression

Eastern Health

Eastern Health is one of Melbourne’s largest public health services. We provide a range of emergency, surgical, medical and general healthcare services, including maternity, palliative care, mental health, drug and alcohol, residential care, community health and statewide specialist services  to people and communities that are diverse in culture, age, socio-economic status, population and healthcare needs.

About the role

The Buyer role at Eastern Health is responsible for sourcing, pricing and making recommendations to the Senior Procurement Specialist (SPS) on Product and Equipment supply. The role will support a changing focus towards the Category Management model of procurement, in line with the EH Procurement Strategy. Support implementing contract management plans and the Purchasing team in their buying activities.

About you 

To be successful in this role you should possess:

  • Minimum 2 years’ experience in a relevant buying/sourcing role

  • Experience in contract compliance management

  • Formal qualifications in procurement, category management, supply, negotiation or business management as relevant

  • Computer literacy, understanding of MS Office and window based systems (minimum Intermediate level). Ability to adapt to systems quickly

What we offer

Eastern Health offers a variety of fantastic Employee Benefits, view the extensive range here!

The benefits of working for Eastern Health include:

  • Diverse and engaging career opportunities

  • Friendly & supportive team

  • Flexible working hours

  • Salary packaging options

  • Career progression in our teaching hospitals

Next Steps

If you have the ability and drive to make a difference take hold of this opportunity and apply today!

For full details refer to the attached Position Description and direct all enquiries to the contact person listed.

All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory police records check.

You must have the right to permanently live and work in Australia to apply for this job.

Please submit all applications online.

Recruitment agency applications will not be accepted.

Eastern Health Values:  Patients First: Agility: Humility: Respect: Kindness: Excellence


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