Progressive Local Council
About Our Client
My client is a leading council based in Melbourne's suburbs, with a steady pipeline of work and a progressive vision and plan to overhaul their procurement function.
With a strong leadership team, and clear progression guide in place, this is a fantastic opportunity to further develop your public sector procurement journey.
You will be responsible for supporting the delivery of effective, efficient, ethical and compliant procurement services throughout the organisation. In addition you will provide procurement expertise and support to the organisation in the areas of tender management, contract management, vendor management, category management and probity.
The Successful Applicant
Previous experience in the Local Government environment
Demonstrated experience working in a procurement role
Demonstrated knowledge of procurement standards and best practice
Well-developed interpersonal and communication skills both verbal and written, with the ability to deal with a diverse range of stakeholders.
Well-developed time management, analytical, conceptual and problem solving skills that support successful outcomes
Experience using electronic systems related to procurement and / or enterprise risk management
What's on Offer
Initial 2 month contract
Supportive and dynamic work environment
Possible extension and temp to perm opportunity