Procurement Officer

Job title: Procurement Officer
Discipline: Business Support
Location: Parramatta & Western Suburbs Sydney
Contract: Contract
Salary: Daily
Salary low: 450
Salary high: 500
Contact: Emma Marven
Call: Emma
Email: email Emma
Reference: 3333480
  • $500 per day + super

  • 5 month contract

  • Olympic Park / work from home

About the company 

This is a great opportunity for a Procurement Officer to work for a NSW government organisation based in Sydney Olympic Park. This role is currently work form home but may go back in the office a couple of days a week next year. 

About the role

  • Validate stakeholder business needs, compile and source market information, and assist in analysing markets and assessing risk to inform procurement planning and sourcing decisions

  • Conduct sourcing activities in accordance with established policies and procedures to meet business needs and participate in negotiations to establish and review supply arrangements that will deliver value for money procurement outcomes

  • Implement and contribute to the development of contract management plans, resolve issues, monitor performance and negotiate contract variations through effective supplier relationships to enhance business outcomes

  • Provide advice, information and guidance on procurement related matters to staff across the agency to provide governance and support good practice in procurement

  • Identify, mitigate and escalate procurement risks to enable the organisation to meet its obligations and maximise business opportunities

  • Maintain and update procurement records and generate reports on procurement and contract activity to meet organisational compliance requirements and provide access to procurement information

About you

  • Minimum 3 years procurement experience 

  • Government experience preferable 

  • Excellent communication skills

Please apply if you are interested. For further questions please reach out to Emma Marven - emma@ashdownpeople.com.au.