Procurement Advisor

Posted 08 July 2022
SalaryCompetitive Daily Rate | WFH Benefits
LocationBrisbane
Job type Contract
DisciplineProject Services + Transformation
ReferenceBBBH257306_1657263130

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.

Role/Responsibilities

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

Skills/Experience

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: dkeyte@paxus.com.au 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.