Senior Manager Strategic Sourcing (VPSG6)

Job posted: 22/06/2022
Applications close: 06/07/2022 (Midnight)
5 days remaining

5 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | CBD

Job type: Full time

Organisation: Department of Jobs, Precincts and Regions

Salary: $127,467 - $170,579

Occupation: Asset Management and Planning

Reference: VG/034331B

Reference: VG/034331B

Occupation: Asset Management and Planning

Salary Range: $127,467 - $170,579

Work location: Melbourne | CBD

The Department of Jobs, Precincts and Regions (DJPR) was established to ensure Victoria's strong economic performance by growing industries and regions. Here at DJPR, we're making sure Victoria's economy benefits all Victorians by creating more jobs for more people, building thriving places and regions and nurturing inclusive communities.

Our work supports a range of diverse portfolios and operates across metropolitan, regional and international offices. We also oversee various public entities, including public corporations, regulatory authorities and specialist boards.

The Department strongly encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and offers reasonable adjustments for applicants with disabilities.

Our values are accountability, integrity and respect, and underpin everything we do.

Senior Manager, Strategic Sourcing

  • $127,467 to $170,579 (Plus Superannuation)
  • Ongoing role
  • Usual hours of work: Full Time (flexibility may be available)
  • Usual work location: Melbourne CBD (flexibility may be available)


The Team:

The position of Senior Manager Strategic Sourcing forms a part of the Corporate Services Group and Investment & Procurement Branch.

The Investment and Procurement Branch provides strategic advice and professional services to the business and our Ministers, creating value by improving performance and sustainability across the DJPR portfolios in line with its objectives. 


The Role:

The Senior Manager Strategic Sourcing is responsible for leading a team of procurement specialists in providing expert procurement advice to business stakeholders and delivering end to end procurement of goods and services for the Department in the most efficient and cos-effective way. The role provides clear leadership and strategic direction by leveraging extensive procurement knowledge and industry experience. It plays a critical role in ensuring DJPR goods and services are procured at best value for money and in adherence to both Department and Victorian Government Purchasing Board's procurement principles.


About You:  

  • Provides leadership and authoritative procurement advice to staff based on advanced expertise.
  • Experience with Stakeholder Management and Customer Focus Identifies.
  • Specialist in Expertise and Commercial Acumen
  • Experience with Strategic Planning
  • Strives to achieve Innovation and Continuous Improvement


Further Information

For a confidential discussion, please contact Trevor Esch, Category Lead - Business Services on 0419 132 885 or trevor.esch@ecodev.vic.gov.au.

Applicants will be required to comply with the Department of Jobs, Precincts and Region's (department's) COVID-19 Vaccination requirements, in line with the Chief Health Officer (CHO) Directions and any other legislative requirements, directions, policies or procedures, including but not limited to any requirement to provide evidence of vaccination status.

Successful candidates will be required to undergo a National Police Records Check prior to commencing employment with the Department. For further information on the position, please refer to the attached position description.

Please note: If you require an adjustment to participate in any stage of the recruitment process or have a particular requirement to be communicated with by either telephone or email only, please notify the DJPR Recruitment Team at recruitment@ecodev.vic.gov.au with the position number in the subject line.


How to Apply

Please click the ‘Apply Now' button. As part of the application process, you will need to provide a copy of your resume and a cover letter addressing the key selection criteria outlined in the position description.

Applications close at midnight on 6 July 2022.

Senior Manager Strategic Sourcing (VPSG6)

Job type:

Full time

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Trevor Esch | 0419 132 885

Senior Manager Strategic Sourcing (VPSG6)