Manager - Strategic Procurement Services

Casuarina, Australia
$111,029 - $123,224 plus 17 percent Superannuation
15 Oct 2016
End of advertisement period
24 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Position Description:

Continuing appointment
Casuarina Campus
HEW Level 10 $111,029 - $123,224 plus 17 percent Superannuation

Key leadership opportunity for an experienced Strategic Procurement Manager to enhance the procurement functions within Charles Darwin University.

The Office of Strategic Procurement is looking for an experienced Strategic Procurement Manager to provide supportive leadership and management direction to the Procurement Team, advice to the Senior Executive Group on operational procurement processes and to oversee the Purchasing Application of the University’s financial management system. Other activities include, managing strategic contracts, negotiating large supplier agreements with preferred suppliers, and develop strategic reform initiatives for procurement.

An effective communicator and people manager, with exposure to change management, your experience will demonstrate your ability to develop staff, build solid business relationships / networks with internal and external stakeholders, and ensure the best value for money solutions are achieved. Your contemporary knowledge of statutory requirements and best practice in relation to procurement will showcase your ability to streamline processes and develop new strategies, policies and procedures.
Ideally, you will hold post graduate qualification and/or extensive experience in a senior procurement role.

Closing Date: 24 October 2016

For further information about the position contact Ms Jeannie Carleton on (08) 89466502 or via e-mail

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