Procurement Officer

Australia (AU)
$73,483– $77,350 gross pro rata per annum plus superannuation and fantastic benefits.
01 Oct 2018
01 Nov 2018
Specialist Area
Public Sector
Contract Type
Full Time

The City of Stirling (City) is a vibrant and progressive environment, located just 8 kilometres north of the Perth CBD. Home to a community of over 210,000 residents, our City is diverse in more ways than one, with a unique mix of cultures, lifestyles and abundant opportunities spanning its 30 suburbs.



We are seeking to engage an experienced and motivated Procurement Officer to join our Procurement team. This team is responsible for facilitating and managing  Procurement activity at the City, managing a diverse range of procurement functions and contracts. The Procurement Officer is therefore a busy role requiring the successful candidate to manage a daily workload of multiple tender and contract tasks within defined and often compressed deadlines.



To succeed in this role you must have a thorough understanding of, and experience in government public procurement processes, including the varied range of documentation required, strategies for market approach and use of a Procurement electronic portal. You must also understand the Procurement lifecycle and its impact, including the total cost of ownership.  



The recommended candidate will be able to demonstrate their ability to understand commercial contracts and contracting principals and must be able to provide sound advice on Contract Management. Effective communication skills are imperative as this role needs a candidate that is to be able to work well with immediate and extended team members and provide multi-faceted stakeholder management.



In addition, to be considered for this role, you’ll possess the following skills and/or qualifications:


  • Relevant tertiary qualification or experience that would be deemed equivalent


    Ability to add value to the Procurement process through innovation and excellent communication


    Experience with technological solutions including an electronic Procurement portal, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel and Sharepoint


    Ability to work within a Governance, Policy and Probity driven environment


    Ability to maintain records in accordance with the Records Management Act



This permanent full time position is a Level 6 Inside Workforce Agreement position, attracts a salary range of $73,483– $77,350 gross pro rata per annum plus superannuation and fantastic benefits.



How to Apply


If you’re ready to be a part of a diversely talented team, to build your future with an organisation that is all about making an impact, improving lives and inspiring others please submit an on-line application using the ‘Apply for Job’ button on the City’s website As part of your online application form you will be prompted to complete relevant personal information and respond to application questions. Application questions form the first part of the assessment process; candidates that do not complete these questions will not be assessed. Supporting documents should be saved in .doc or .pdf format (Applications in other formats that cannot be opened will not be assessed)




Any questions please contact: Sachin Kumar (08) 9205 7107

APPLICATIONS CLOSE 4pm, Friday 5 October 2018



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