Senior Procurement Officer (VPSG4)

Job posted: 20/07/2021
Applications close: 03/08/2021 (Midnight)
4 days remaining

4 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Western Metropolitan

Job type: Full time / until 22 Dec 2022

Organisation: Department of Transport

Salary: $87,640 - $99,438

Occupation: Procurement

Reference: VG/DOT/TS/1551411E

Reference: VG/DOT/TS/1551411E

Occupation: Procurement

Salary Range: $87,640 - $99,438

Work location: Melbourne | Western Metropolitan

A fantastic opportunity exists for a career oriented professional with drive, initiative and passion to join Department of Transport team.


Annual Salary Range: VPS4 - $87,640 - $99,438 + superannuation

Tenure: Fixed Term until [22 Dec 2022]

Employment Type: Full Time (flexibility may be available)

Usual Work Location: Burwood East (flexibility may be available)


About the Team

To deliver transport Services across all modes that provides a single user interface to the transport network.


About the Opportunity

Reporting to the Procurement Manager, the Senior Procurement Officer is responsible for providing advice to the Safer Roads team on procurement processes.


About You

As our ideal candidate, you will have:

  • Procurement Planning: Undertake strategic analysis, including research into suppliers, markets and product and service categories, to inform and develop commercial strategy and sourcing plans under general supervision.
  • Procurement: Apply competence in the development and delivery of complex internal and external contracts in accordance with policies and procedures.
  • Procurement Support: Develop complex reports on progress of works, contractual and technical issues and provide sound advice
  • Procurement Process: Manage the tender, evaluation and acquisition process with expert assistance as required and place contracts under general direction.
  • Contract Claims Resolution: Exercise professional independent judgement to provide sound advice and recommendations regarding contractors' claims submitted for additional payments under contracts.
  • Contract Schedule: Apply competence in analysing, interpreting and monitoring moderately complex contract programs and develop recommendations.


Culture and Benefits

The Department of Transport is committed to building a culture where flexible work arrangements are a focus to support different ways of working, helping employees balance work and life.

For a confidential discussion regarding this opportunity, please call Darren Crawshaw on 034643561.


How to Apply

Applications should include a resume and covering letter.

Applications close 11.59pm on 3rd August 2021

Agency on Hire, Contractors and Consultants are not eligible to apply for roles posted through Job and Skills Exchange.


Preferred applicants may be subject to pre-employment checks. Information provided to the Department of Transport will be treated in the strictest confidence.

Senior Procurement Officer (VPSG4)

Job type:

Full time / until 22 Dec 2022

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Darren Crawshaw | 034643561

Senior Procurement Officer (VPSG4)