Contracts Officer - APS6

Our client is seeking a Contracts Advisor to provide procurement, contract and advisory services such as, advising and leading procurement activities, renewing contracts, market research and improving the commercial capability within the business group.

Your duties include, but are not limited to:
  • The development of commercial Acquisition Strategies including undertaking analysis and execute sourcing to contract tasks
  • Facilitating the development of commercial scope of works for a diverse range of acquisitions
  • Facilitating Risk management planning to the project and the procurement process
  • Development of procurement documentation
  • Assist in the development of commercial contracts to support the procurement process
  • Assist in complex negotiations, dispute resolution and mediation
  • Provide contract management/advisory services
  • Develop and undertake supplier relationship management
  • Monitor and track current contracts
  • Analyse contract profile to optimise arrangements
  • Liaise with business and develop commercial capability
  • Undertake Contract Variations – including negotiations
To be considered you must possess the following skills and experience:
  • Minimum 5 years in procurement and contract management related roles
  • Ability to communicate commercial concepts to stakeholders from varying backgrounds
  • Demonstrated experience identifying and mitigating business risks and delivering commercial outcomes
  • Tertiary studies in Business/Commerce/Legal or related discipline is desirable.
Canberra (Canberra)