APS6 Procurement and Engagement Officer

Posted 21 June 2022
Salary$58.50 per hour
Job type Temporary
DisciplineGovernment Federal, Government, Defence, Emergency

Job description

We are seeking an experienced Co-Design Procurement Officer to join a Government Agency based at an APS6 equivalent based in either Geelong or Richmond. Working within the Co-Design and Engagement Branch, the role plays a critical role in engaging with the community by delivering on nation events and engagement activities to raise awareness and understanding of the agency’s operations.

In addition, you will:
  • Assist the leadership team by overseeing the development and implementation of procurement activities relating to co-design, building trust of the agency within the disability community.
  • Assisting with procurement processes and documentation preparation associated with Co-design activities, including ongoing contract management.
  • Assist the leadership team in establishing and maintaining strong relationships with key stakeholders and build support of the program within the disability sector.
  • Build and maintain relationships with internal stakeholders to work collaboratively on projects.
The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate the following:
  • Experience in procurement or financial management would be highly desirable.
  • Strong communication and writing skills, being able to write succinctly across communications platforms and for different audiences.
  • Experience within Project Management would be highly desirable.
  • Manage multiple purchase orders and the payment of invoices in accordance with best practice
  • Building cohesive relationships with relevant internal and external stakeholders to manage the co-design procurement activities encouraging diverse views to work collaboratively towards mutually beneficial outcomes.
  • Maintaining thorough and auditable records and documentation.
  • Experience managing competing priorities while maintaining high work standards and accuracy.
To Apply
As this role is within the Federal Government, applications are required to hold Australian Citizenship in order to be considered.
If you are interested in this role, please APPLY NOW or call DFP Recruitment on 8632 9900 for more information.

DFP welcomes applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people with diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds and people with disability. In addition, DFP will provide reasonable adjustments for individuals with disability throughout the recruitment process. If you identify as a person with disability and require adjustments to the application, recruitment, selection and/or assessment process, please advise via adjustments@dfp.com.au or 1300 337 000 and indicate your preferred method of communication (email, phone, text) so we can keep in touch and meet your accessibility needs.

Note: You may be required to provide evidence of your COVID-19 vaccination status.