Job Details
  • Reference375418B_1622793271
  • LocationCanberra
  • Job TypeContract
  • Posted12 days ago
  • Consultantsharrane martin

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.

Our Federal Government client is seeking to engage an APS6 Sourcing Specialist on a contract for 12 months with potential extension.

Position Overview

The APS6 Sourcing Specialist is responsible for ensuring value for money is achieved through the effective sourcing of Partners. It is a key role in the delivery of sourcing projects, contributing to the development of plans and implementation of Partner contract sourcing solutions. It will work closely with teams to ensure a smooth handover between sourcing, performance and contract management.

The role will engage with stakeholders to understand the Client's requirements and how these impact on Partner contracts, statement of requirements and sourcing options. It will provide expertise to the development and implementation of plans to ensure quality outputs.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Delivering sourcing projects within the forward sourcing program for the PITC program, including the approach to market documentation and management of the approach to market period.
  • Supporting ongoing reviews and improvements to sourcing processes and systems.
  • Assisting with implementing continuous improvement activities and adopting best practice sourcing methods.
  • Forming evaluation and negotiation teams and processes for establishing Partner contracts at an implementation level.
  • Improving and developing statements of requirements, structured negotiation practice and techniques.
  • Ensuring compliance and review of contract terms and conditions to align with legislative and regulatory requirements.
  • Assisting contract management resources with contract variations and extensions for moderate to complex Partner agreements or as part of a program of renewal.
  • Establishing and maintaining appropriate governance and compliance through maintaining corporate governance, compliance and audit and risk management processes.
  • Implementing appropriate controls, undertaking issues resolution, maintaining process disciplines and management systems necessary to track and achieve desired outcomes.


  • Ability to obtain Baseline Security Clearance

If you feel you are a suitable candidate submit your application by hitting "Apply for this job". Alternatively, you can call Sharrane Martin on 02 6268 9726 or email for further discussion.