APS6 Senior Contracts and Procurement Officer – Clinical

Our client is seeking a Senior Contracts and Procurement Officer to apply creative and innovative approaches to complex, sensitive or controversial issues to enable best practice clinical service delivery, exercising sound professional judgement. The occupant of this position is required to provide leadership and be a resource to each of the National Clinical teams.

Your duties will include, but are not limited to:
  • Coordinate clinical contracts and procurement priorities and develop documentation and assist to prepare reports on progress and outcomes
  • Coordinate secretariat support for Procurement Meetings
  • Develop systems, maintain records and coordinate reports
  • Coordinate contract management and procurement activities
  • Coordinate evaluation of procurement activities, contributing to project management activities that implement strategic directions and quality improvement recommendations, and provide feedback for ongoing development of business processes, clinical policies and procedures.
  • Work collaboratively with stakeholders to further the department’s objectives as part of the Government’s broader business
  • Coordinate the development of advice, briefings, papers, submissions and correspondence for use in decision-making forums
  • Provide supervision, mentoring and coaching
To be considered you must possess the following skills and experience:
  • Recent, relevant procurement experience within the last 12 months, an ability to lead and mentor junior staff and the capability to act as the Assistant Director - Clinical Contracts and Procurement when required.
  • Certificate IV in Procurement and Contracting and/or Diploma in Procurement and Contracting and/or Advanced Diploma in Procurement and Contracting
  • A demonstrated ability to lead hands-on BAU procurement in a self-sufficient manner
  • A demonstrated ability to lead and mentor staff (APS5 and APS4)
You must be an Australian Citizen to apply.
06/09/2020
Canberra (Canberra)
Contract
Administration
BH-357543