procurement and contracts advisor in Brisbane CBD

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contact
amanda lowe, randstad
job type
temporary
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job details

posted
location
brisbane cbd, queensland
specialism
government & defence
job type
temporary
working hours
Full-Time
reference number
90M0311872_1546392874
contact
amanda lowe, randstad
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job description

Are you looking for a new opportunity for 2019?

We are looking for a procurement and contracts advisor to work for a large QLD government department.

Your opportunity:

  • Establish and assist with the management of contracts in support of the Contracts Manager
  • Liaise closely with internal clients and external contractors in resolution of
    contract management issues

About the roles:

  • Assist to manage arrangements and contracts ensuring procurement and contract compliance
  • Provide advice on matters relating to contract management practices and policies
  • Contribute to the implementation and review of contract management systems, strategies, policies and processes
  • Research and analyse data to develop and prepare reports to key stakeholders and senior management
  • Contribute to contract development, renewal, and variations
  • Contribute to the preparation of monthly and quarterly financial reports and analysis

About you:

  • MUST HAVE prior experience in Procurement and Contracts Management, preferably within Government
  • Demonstrated experience in providing effective leadership and direction in relation to strategic procurement practices and issues
  • Demonstrated high level of interpersonal, negotiation and consultation skills, in communicating with staff, management and executives
  • Demonstrated ability to consult and interact with external organisations
  • Must be open to undertaking security vetting if eligible for the role

Benefits of this role:

  • Brisbane CBD Location
  • Long term contract with opportunity for extension (mid January to 10 May 2019)
  • Competitive hourly rate - circa $52 + super.
  • Online timesheet portal - weekly pay

If you are available and interested, please submit your CV via the ‘Apply Now’ button. Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

At Randstad, we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background.

skills

procurement, purchasing, sourcing, contracts, government, contracts administration, contract development

qualification

government experience

educational requirements

Secondary School/High School