EL1 Procurement Manager

Location Acton
Discipline: Government/Local Governmnet
Job type: Contract
Salary: $ 65 to $75
Contact email: contact@elliottgray.com.au
Job ref: 1076630
Published: 9 days ago
Startdate: 22 March 2021
This Federal Government Department is seeking personnel with experience in procurement to lead the design and delivery of an approach to market to put in place a Program Management Office (PMO). The proposed PMO would oversee a range of initiatives to make the branch's operation more efficient and effective. The position is fast-paced and varied and will require a high degree of initiative and leadership.

Key responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:
  • Scope, design, and conclude a procurement process to put in place a PMO
  • Engage with a range of stakeholders to ensure PMO will deliver against requirements
  • Work closely with a PMO expert to approach the market to set up PMO function

The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate the following capabilities/experience and/or qualifications:


  • A thorough, practical and expert understanding of current Commonwealth procurement processes, the Commonwealth Procurement Rules and PGPA Act 2013, particularly in regards to high value tender processes
  • Working closely with the Project team, ability to independently draft a suite of procurement documents such as procurement plan, approach to market, risk plan, request for quote, evaluation plan etc
  • Ability to achieve multiple project objectives , given limited resources and tight deadlines, and the need to identify project inter-dependencies and balance competing demands and priorities
  •  Have well-developed communication and interpersonal skills including demonstrated ability to build and sustain positive relationships with stakeholders
  • Australian citizen with Baseline Security Clearance

  • Knowledge of or experience in the Skills Sector
  • Recent experience in the Department of Education, Skills and Employment and familiarity with systems used - particularly for procurement processes
  • Certificate IV in Procurement
If this role sounds like you please apply now, applications close soon!