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Chief Executive Officer


Government - Local (Government & Defence) LGA Procurement is a commercial subsidiary owned by the Local Government Association of South Australia (LGA) to provide a range of procurement activities to Councils and other local government entities that seek to deliver best practice procurement, value for money and certainty of process. Working in collaboration with the Local Government Association and reporting to the LGA Procurement Board of Directors, The Chief Executive Officer operates in accordance with the powers delegated to the position by the Board under the Corporations Act 2001. Key responsibilities include: Responding to the Productivity Commission's call for greater aggregation of procurement in the sector Developing and maintaining a suite of goods and services contracts that enable Councils to access robust, streamlined, aggregated procurement arrangements Providing a comprehensive set of best practice procurement, contracting tools and resources for use by procurement teams Providing tendering and contracting advice and support services Preparing and managing tenders and tender evaluations on behalf of Councils Facilitating the exchange of knowledge about products, services and developments of interest to the sector Delivering professional development and procurement leadership to the sector Ideally, we are seeking a commercially astute executive with a strategic mindset and a background in business development.

Sound financial management is a core requirement of the role. You will be expected to be an exceptional leader that is deemed to be constructive, collaborative and builds trust. Your ability to work with and develop a high performing team that effectively engages with key stakeholders including suppliers, Councils and the Local Government Association is essential.

Prior experience in managing tenders and contracts, meeting governance and legislative requirements and a working knowledge of IT systems that can add value and create efficiencies will also be well regarded. This is an excellent opportunity to lead an organisation that delivers outstanding customer service and value to the Local Government sector which in turn benefits our communities. A competitive remuneration package will be offered to the successful candidate.

To register your interest in this role, please visit mcarthur.com.au and reference job number 145202 .

Phone enquiries are welcome by calling Steve Nolis - Managing Director on (08) 8100 7000 . Confidentially is assured. Applications Close 5pm Monday 28 November 2022 Report this job advert Don’t provide your bank or credit card details when applying for jobs.

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Date22 November 2022

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Salary 150.000 - 200.000

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