Lead Category Manager, Enterprise Procurement

Location
Brisbane, Australia
Posted
28 Jun 2018
End of advertisement period
15 Jul 2018
Ref
504716
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Full Time

The Governance and Risk Division

The Governance and Risk Division provides leadership, strategic direction and management to enable effective and efficient governance and risk management towards delivering the University’s planned outputs and outcomes.

The Division is responsible for the development and management of the University’s enterprise-wide governance, risk management, compliance and procurement frameworks facilitating their adoption, and providing assurance on their effectiveness. 

The Division comprises the following specific functions and teams:

  • Enterprise Governance
  • Enterprise Risk Services
  • Enterprise Insurance Services
  • Enterprise Compliance Services
  • Enterprise Procurement Services
  • Corporate Services
  • Internal Audit

Enterprise Governance Services is responsible for ensuring the University has effective and efficient governance system of internal controls including fit for purpose policies and procedures. This includes providing leadership and support to the Streamlining and Enhancing Policies and Procedures Program. 

The purpose of this program is to:

  • Streamline and enhance University policies and procedures; and
  • Provide a process with supporting resources to enable the development of high quality, need-based policies and procedures.

The role

The primary purpose of the role is the development and implementation of a Category Management Framework for the University and the overall management of assigned categories of goods and services.

The incumbent will be required to engage with the UQ community to determine forward procurement schedules and provide strategic advice, guidance and support to the Senior Executive on matters related to procurement.

The person

Applicants should possess a graduate qualifications or an equivalent level of expertise gained from a combination of experience, training, professional accreditation and qualifications. Demonstrated leadership in the strategic sourcing of category management in a large, complex organisation or project is a must for this position. 

The University of Queensland values diversity and inclusion.

Applications are particularly encouraged from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples. For further information please contact our Australian Indigenous Employment Coordinator at: atsi_recruitment@uq.edu.au  

Applications are also encouraged from women.

This role is a full-time position; however flexible working arrangements may be negotiated.

Remuneration

This is a full-time, fixed term appointments for 12 months at HEW Level 9. The remuneration package will be in the range $108,810 - $115,144 p.a., plus employer superannuation contributions of 9.5%.

Position Description

Download File 504716_PD_Lead Category Manager Enterprise Procurement.pdf

Enquiries

To discuss this role please contact Suresh Chand, Director of Governance and Risk on (07) 3365 1078 or suresh.chand@uq.edu.au

To submit an application for this role, use the Apply button below. All applicants must supply the following documents: Cover letter, Resume and Selection Criteria responses.

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