Job Details
  • ReferenceBH-141131
  • LocationPort Macquarie
  • Salary$52 - $58 per hour, Benefits: Plus Super
  • Job TypeFull Time
  • Posted23 days ago
  • ConsultantNeva Niland
As one of the Australia's largest providers of human resources solutions, Chandler Macleod has a proven track record of unleashing potential in people and companies. For over 40 years Chandler Macleod's recruitment business has connected leading-edge projects and employers with outstanding business professionals.

An exciting opportunity now exists with a Local Government department for a self-driven and experienced Procurement Officer to join the team. The Procurement Officer will assist the Procurement Team with the execution of planning, sourcing, and evaluation activities, including RFx development.

Why the team needs you

  • Development of tendering documents including procurement and evaluation plans, specifications, evaluation reports etc
  • Facilitate low to medium risk procurements across the business in accordance with procurement governance framework and supporting tools and templates
  • Execute procurement strategies that are aligned to the business objectives
  • Undertake research and analysis of market trends and best practice to ensure sourcing and procurement strategies and approaches are current and effective
  • Undertake data gathering and simple analysis of spend and purchasing practices
  • Apply risk management principles and provide guidance
What’s in it for you
  • Great casual hourly rate - $51.96 – $58.47 per hour+ super
  • Invaluable local government industry insight
  • Work with an organisation that prides itself on promoting a positive, safe, and professional workplace
  • Ongoing career development opportunities
To be successful in this role you will possess
  • Demonstrated experience in a similar role
  • Local government experience will be highly regarded
  • A high level of verbal and written communication
  • Tertiary education in a relevant discipline or equivalent work experience
If this position will enhance your career APPLY NOW! If you would like further details on the client, the role or a copy of the position description, please call Neva Niland for a confidential discussion on (02) 6691 9101 or email: