Sourcing Officer APS 5 Procurement Geelong - Jobs in Melbourne - 760956

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Sourcing Officer APS 5 | Procurement - Geelong
  • $45 p/h + superannuation
  • 12 months with potential for extension
  • Growing, High Profile Government Organisation
  • Aboutyour new role:

    Working as a highly organised Sourcing Officer you will be working for an independent statutory agency who support a better life for hundreds of thousands of Australians. Located inGeelong you will work collaboratively with a great team in order to support participants and ensuring that they are informed and have access to the full range of information regarding the agency.

    As an APS 5 Sourcing Officer you willprovide sourcing expertise and knowledge, and play a key role in ensuring the best value for money is achieved through the effective sourcing of Partners. You will support the delivery of sourcing projects and contribute to the development of plans and implementation of solutions. The Sourcing Officer is to maintain a close relationship with stakeholders to understand their requirement and how they impact on Partner contracts, statement of requirements and sourcing options from a commercial, legal and probity perspective.

    Please note that all successful candidates must hold Permanent Residency and will be required to undertake a National Criminal History check along with appropriate Working with Children check.


  • Deliver sourcing projects, whilst mentoring other team members;
  • Support the ongoing reviews and improvements to sourcing processes and systems
  • Work with internal stakeholders to understand their needs in relation to Partner performance and translate these needs into contract outcomes;
  • Reviewing contract terms and conditions to align with legislative changes, policy updates, practices improvement or changing organisational priorities; and
  • Support the implementation and management of process disciplines and management systems.
  • Skills and Experience:

  • Relevant business, accounting, legal or commerce degree qualification
  • Demonstrated experience in procurement, strategic sourcing or contract management within the Public Sector
  • Highly proficient in Microsoft applications such as Word, Excel and Outlook.
  • Experience in building relationships both with internal and external stakeholders.
  • Ability to engage in negotiation; adaptable communication style and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work within the team and adapt quickly to a changing environment
  • Ability to travel both locally and nationally.
  • Benefits:

  • Work with a well recognised Government Department
  • Extensive training provided
  • Brilliant team culture with a great hourly rate
  • 1 Year position with a potential extension
  • Ability to grow and develop your experience in the Public Sector
  • How to Apply:

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