Procurement Officers & Procurement Specialists (APS4 – EL1)


About the Department
Our client is a highly sought after Federal Government Department with multiple openings within their Canberra officer for an APS6 – EL1 Procurement Specialist and multiple APS4-5 Procurement Officers to join the department for a 12 month contract + 12 month extension.
 
Procurement Officers (multiple) (APS4 – APS5)

About the Role
You will be responsible for supporting the team to deliver a range of procurement functions including the provision of advice, development of request documents, through to contract management and administrative support. You will be able to independently make decisions within legislative requirements and be consistent with internal policies and operating procedures.
 
Skills & Experience

  • Experience in procurement and/or contract management functions in a government department.
  • Demonstrated working knowledge of the PGPA Act and the CPRS.
  • Strong commitment to be an effective team member.
  • Well-developed communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Experience in procuring labour hire and/or ICT goods or services, including hardware and software, in a government department would be highly desirable.

Procurement Specialist (APS6 or above)
 
About the Role
You will be responsible for performing a range of procurement functions including independently undertaking simple and complex procurement, managing approaches to market to obtain quotes and tenders, and assisting the department to meet its statutory obligations by collating and preparing various documentation. You will also be responsible for providing timely advice, reporting and resolution on more complex issues and providing support to the team. The role requires a thorough understanding of Commonwealth Procurement Rules including current procurement policies and procedures.
 
Skills & Experience

  • Experience in procurement or contract management functions
  • Track record of assisting team members in delivering business goals
  • Strong productive working relationships with stakeholders.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Experience in procuring labour hire and/or ICT goods or services, including hardware and software with the ability to translate technical requirements into procurement or commercial documentation would be highly regarded.

Benefits:

  • Competitive hourly contract rate
  • Long term contracts – 12 months + 12 month extension
  • Centrally located in Canberra
  • Paves the way for professional advancement.

If this is you and you are looking for your next Federal Government contract, then we would love to hear from you. Please apply for this role to enable a detailed conversation.
  
*Please note, as this role is with Federal Government, only applicants with Australian Citizenship and an NV1 Clearance or higher are eligible to apply*

Looking forward to hearing from you!
The Team at Montagu Group.