Contracts Officer/Procurement Officer

Posted 31 July 2022
Salary$50 - $60 per hour
Job type Temporary
DisciplineGovernment State

Job description

  • Competitive hourly rate based on your experience - $50 to $60 per hour plus super (negotiable)
  • Short Term Contract
  • State Government opportunity located in Perth
The Opportunity 
DFP Recruitment are assisting our State Government client, who are responsible for the sustainable management and development of Western Australia’s forest products industry, using plantation, sandalwood and native forest products on land owned or leased by the State. We are seeking the experience of multiple Contracts Officer/Procurement Officers, this opportunity will be a 3 month assignment with option to extend and will be based in Perth CBD. 

The successful candidate(s) will be responsible for preparing full lifecycle tender and contract administration documentation (e.g. RFT/RFQ, evaluation reports, award letters and variation letters) while applying standard WA procurement rules, probity and accountability principles. As facilitator, the successful candidate(s) will also be required to provide procurement advice and guidance to operational staff and evaluation panels throughout procurement processes.

*You will demonstrate; 
  • Knowledge of contract administration practices, policies and procedures, particularly in the context of Government procurement;
  • Highly developed verbal and written communication skills;
  • Time management/organisational skills;
  • Analytical and investigative skills;
  • Experience facilitating Government tenders valued from tens of thousands to millions of dollars
    *Cover letter needs to be included that addresses most of the dot points - max 1 page 
To Apply 

To apply please click on apply now and follow the prompts, please ensure your CV is in a word format and you include a cover letter addressing the above dot points

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 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.