Job Details
  • Reference359367A_1592873079
  • LocationGeelong
  • SalaryUp to AU$51.50 per hour + + Super
  • Job TypeFull Time
  • Posted12 months ago
  • ConsultantElizabeth Walker

Passion for making a difference? Experience in the healthcare or disability sector? Want to be involved in a fantastic government agency? We need you!

This leading government agency supports those in need and provides tools for Australians to be able to achieve their goals. Their work has an impact on a significant area in the social sector, and you can be a part of the difference that they make in this role.

About the role
You will be responsible for ensuring value for money is achieved through the effective performance and assurance management of Partner Contracts within their allocated portfolio.
The position will undertake contract management activities within a portfolio of Partner contracts, including regular engagement with Partner representatives. It will manage competing priorities while maintaining high work standards and accuracy.

Responsibilities may include but are not limited to:

  • Undertaking ongoing contract management activities including partner establishment, performance management and reporting, contract administration, variations and extensions management and contract close out activities.
  • Supporting governance, assurance and record keeping over agreements including ensuring information management, financial management, risk management and operational management requirements.
  • Developing and leading individual continuous improvement projects and change management activities including procedures and processes, systems and knowledge management.
  • Establishing and maintaining strong business relationships with stakeholders, including Partners and internal stakeholders.
  • Undertaking ongoing reviews of Partner agreements to ensure compliance to branch procedures, accurate and high quality data and systems compliance.
  • Responding to enquiries, issues, disputes, requests for information, departmental brief requirements and ongoing reporting as required.
  • Attending meetings and calls as a representative on agreement matters and effectively advocating the position of the department.

What you will bring to the role?

  • Understanding of, or experience in contract management organisation.
  • Understanding of continuous improvement methodologies.
  • Ability to travel and engage stakeholders throughout the network.
  • Entry Level checks will be required for all successful candidates and dependent on the role the appropriate working with children and/or vulnerable people checks may need to be undertaken as per State Legislation.
  • This organisation welcomes and encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people with diverse culture and linguistic backgrounds, and people with disability.

How to apply
Please click 'APPLY" to upload your details and resume to be considered for this role.