Project Officer - Procurement (VPSG4)

Job posted: 15/09/2021
Applications close: 29/09/2021 (Midnight)
10 days remaining

10 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | CBD

Job type: Full time / 12 Months

Organisation: Department of Premier and Cabinet

Salary: $88,955 - $100,930

Occupation: Procurement

Reference: VG/1537288C

Reference: VG/1537288C

Occupation: Procurement

Salary Range: $88,955 - $100,930

Work location: Melbourne | CBD

We have an exciting opportunity available for a capable Project Officer to occupy a key position in the Digital Strategy and Transformation (DST) branch here at DPC.

The Digital Strategy and Transformation branch supports the development of the Victorian government's digital strategy and enable digital transformation.  The branch is responsible for whole of Victorian government (WOVG) digital strategy and architecture; digital policy, governance and assurance; and cyber security.

As the Project Officer, you will be challenged with whole of Victorian Government (WOVG) sourcing projects to achieve the best value for the government.

You will primarily be responsible for assisting with the project planning to ensure effective project and program delivery.

As part of the overall project delivery, you will participate in sourcing activities and end-to-end procurement to support the Procurement & Process Lead.

This project will see you working with a diverse range of senior stakeholders to set up and manage ICT contracts.

You will need to be able to work collaboratively in a fast-paced environment and meet key deadlines.

About you

As our ideal candidate, you will have:

  • Demonstrated experience undertaking procurement related roles
  • An ability to establish comprehensive procurement contracts
  • Experience working in a project-based environment
  • Strong planning and organisation skills
  • Highly developed communication skills

Working with us, you can make a difference not just in your career, but in the community where you work and live.

Please note: Due to COVID-19 restrictions, working remotely arrangements are in place. 

The closing date for this position is midnight Wednesday 29 September 2021.

This position is only open to applicants with relevant rights to work in Australia.

How to apply:

Apply before the advertised closing date, all applications should include:

  • a resume
  • a cover letter which addresses the key selection criteria (within three pages)

Other relevant information:

Preferred candidates will be required to complete a Pre-employment Declaration and Consent form. Employment of successful candidates will be subject to a National Police Check.

DPC actively promotes diversity, inclusion and an equal opportunity workplace. We welcome applicants from all diverse backgrounds, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples and people with disabilities. All roles at DPC can be worked flexibly, however it may differ from role to role.

Project Officer - Procurement (VPSG4)

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Full time / 12 Months

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David Redfern | 0458 071 819

Project Officer - Procurement (VPSG4)