Procurement Advisor

Posted 08 July 2022
SalaryCompetitive Daily Rate | WFH Benefits
Job type Contract
DisciplineProject Services + Transformation

Job description

Paxus is partnering with a large state government department who are currently undertaking a significant transformation initiative. As part of this initiative, an opportunity for a Junior Procurement Officer to join their Brisbane CBD team has become available.


As the Procurement Officer, you will work closely with the Procurement Manager and Senior Procurement Advisor for a range of project activities. Your responsibilities will include, but not be limited to:

  • Undertake responsibility for procurements and variations relating to engagement of contractors and low risk goods and services
  • Engage with stakeholders to develop and refine requirements for procurement
  • Provide advice and direction in relation to "low risk" procurement to ensure compliance and efficient engagement
  • Develop procurement documentation including financial approval, invitation, evaluation, SOA engagement and purchase order request documents
  • Manage the approval processes for release of invitations to market and engagement of successful vendors


This role is targeted at an entry level procurement advisor looking to develop their experience and skills. While procurement experience is desirable, it is not mandatory. More important are:

  • Demonstrated attention to detail and accuracy in documentation including in the calculation of values and comparison between disparate systems such as a purchase order and invoice management solution
  • Demonstrated experience in compliance with policies and procedures, including conferring with supervisors and management to confirm appropriate actions

Job ID: 257306

To be considered for the role click the 'apply' button or for more information about this and other opportunities please contact Daniel Keyte on 07 33395613 or email: and quote the above job reference number.

Paxus values diversity and welcomes applications from Indigenous Australians, people from diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds and people living with a disability. If you require an adjustment to the recruitment process please contact me on the above contact details.