Senior IT Category Officer - $876 +GST

Job title: Senior IT Category Officer - $876 +GST
Discipline: Technology & Data Analytics
Location: Sydney CBD, Inner West & Eastern Suburbs
Contract: Contract
Salary: $800 +super
Salary low: 700
Salary high: 800
Contact: Caleb Spark
Call: Caleb
Email: email Caleb
Reference: 3220798
About the Company

This NSW government agency prides itself on delivery innovative ICT solutions to the NSW public and other government agencies. They look to provide information, facilitate support and maintenance of a wide range of ICT initiatives to ensure efficient, effective and innovative results for NSW.

About the Role

The IT Procurement Officer will play a project-critical role in managing complex technical procurement processes from initiation through to contract execution, and will focus on influencing key stakeholders across high-value & high-risk procurement deliverables.
  • Managing and developing internal procurement projects.
  • Reviewing data sets and proposed process changes to identify negative and positive impacts.
  • Using change management principles to introduce and review processes and systems.
  • Developing procurement strategies based on sound knowledge of business needs.
  • Preparing well-structured procurement documentation.
  • Analysing requirements and working with industry stakeholders to create statements of requirements.
  • Directing procurement planning and service provider selection.
  • Awarding contracts and providing feedback on results.
  • Applying risk management principles & guidance to cross-functional projects on risk mitigation.
  • Developing detailed spend models; providing insight into supply markets and internal demand analysis.

About You
  • Excellent knowledge of NSW Government procurement policy frameworks
  • Tender management experience from complex IT projects
  • Experience with contract law, fair trading and other applicable legislation.
  • Understanding of contract dispute resolution processes.
  • Must have specialist MS Suite skills - spreadsheets, presentations, flowcharts and diagrams.
Please note - due to the high volume of application, only candidates who meet the above criteria will be contacted.