EL1 Procurement and Contracts

Posted 01 November 2023
Salary$602.55 per day
Job type Contract
DisciplineGovernment FederalGovernment Local

Job description

EL1 Procurement and Contracts
  • $602.55/Daily rate
  • Deakin, ACT
  • 12-month contract (possible extension)
About the client
One of our largest clients is now seeking an EL1 Procurement and Contracts Officer to join there fast-growing team of talented individuals offering an attractive pay in location, Deakin.

About the role
The EL1 Procurement and Contracts position is responsible for complex problem solving and issues management within the Procurement functions. The role requires providing leadership, control, planning, resource management, performance management and decision making for the team and assigned contractors working within the work area.  
  • Being able to consult and collaborate with stakeholders, business areas to identify issues, provide advice, planning.
  • Work collaboratively as a procurement business partner whilst managing a team to develop approach documentation, evaluate tenders and negotiate contracts.
  • Being able to lead and identify requirements around procurement's and plan an approach with activities to provide to the wider team.
  • Ensuring all procurement activities are conducted with legislative requirements such as Commonwealth Procurement Rules (CPRs) and relevant procurement policies.
  • Be able to deliver excellent sound judgement in relation to compliance with Commonwealth Grant Rules and Guidelines (CGRGs), procurement framework, policies, and procedures.
  • Possess the capability to conduct policy and process evaluations aimed at enhancing business growth and strengthening partnerships with stakeholders.
Desired Experience
  • Recommended to have previous procurement experience in relevant areas.
  • Strong understanding of procurement rules such as (CPRs) and relevant policies.
  • Have a leadership mindset and capability to lead, engage and manage stakeholders and teams.
  • Be able to demonstrate excellent understanding of “relevant policies” and procedures with minimal supervision.
  • Excellent decision making, attention to detail and judgement skills.
Application Requirements
  • Applicants must hold Australian citizenship.
  • National Criminal History Records Check and completion of the Agency’s screening checks.
  • Applications close 6/11/23 and will be submitted on 8/11/23.
If you feel you are a suitable candidate submit your application by hitting ‘Apply for this job’. Alternatively, contact Mishael Solomon on 02 6162 7317 or email via MSolomon@dfp.com.au for further discussion.

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.