Procurement and Contracts Officer – 2248

Position: Procurement and Contracts Officer

Start: January 2020

LocationPort Macquarie

Are you looking for your next role as a Procurement and Contracts Officer?

Do you have a  passion for research, asking questions, exploring and developing policies and procedures, strategies and arrangements?

We have an exciting  9 month opportunity available for you to assist with coordination of purchasing, tendering and contract management.

You will be accountable for:

  • Assisting in the development and implementation of procurement and contract management policies and processes to ensure a consistent and standardised approach
  • Driving improvement and efficiencies in procurement activities and contract management.
  • Participating in the development and implementation of the procurement strategy
  • Researching and analysing market trends and best practice to ensure procurement strategies and approaches are current and risk evaluated.
  • Displaying your expertise and experience in risk management to effectively manage and minimise procurement and contractual risk.
  • Documenting procurement processes, decisions and contractual arrangements to provide an audit trail for audit processes and to maintain the integrity of the information and processes.
  • Guiding others on all aspects of the procurement function and contract management
  • Aiding cross-functional procurement teams to successfully deliver their plans and activities
  • Assisting the operation of stores, including undertaking stock takes, providing relief, processing of purchase orders; obtaining and assessing supplier quotations; maintenance of databases and management of online requisitions.
  • Administering contracts in accordance with contract management plans, supplier performance management and compliance requirements, monitoring performance and addressing non-performance.
  • Participating in contract negotiations in the establishment and the review of supply arrangements to deliver value for money outcomes.

Essential Requirements

  • Previous Procurement and Supply Chain experience / background
  • Contract management experience
  • Contract compliance experience
  • A good eye for process improvements and ask questions if required

Apply now!

Job code: 2248

Recruitment Port Macquarie