Our Organisation Melbourne Water makes a vital contribution to the famous Melbourne lifestyle through the supply of high quality water, reliable sewerage services, integrated drainage systems, flood prevention and by enhancing our waterways and land community use to achieve our vision of Enhancing Life and Liveability. You will have the opportunity to make a difference and contribute to a positive work environment; one where people can learn and perform to their full potential. The Role The Procurement Coordinator is responsible for the implementation, administration and continuous improvement of procurement plans and activities to support the ongoing delivery of works for waterways and land activities.
This is a 6 month fixed term opportunity in the South East. Working at Melbourne Water You will be part of a talented, passionate team dedicated to enhancing liveability in Melbourne and beyond. You’ll do truly meaningful work in a supportive and inclusive culture that encourages you to make the most of your individual talents.
We provide a range of employee benefits that will make your experience working at Melbourne Water both professionally and personally rewarding. Flexible Working Melbourne Water is committed to flexible working, offering a variety of flexible arrangements to suit you and us, understanding that our customers business benefit from enabling employees to achieve balance in work and life. Diversity Our inclusive workplace culture contributes to making Melbourne Water a great place to work.
We are committed to creating a workforce which reflects the diverse customers and communities we serve. We welcome applications from everyone including Aboriginal Torres Strait Islander people, women, people with a disability, mature age job seekers and people from culturally diverse backgrounds. Your Skills and Experience Previous experience in coordinating tenders, contracts or contractor management.
High level of attention to detail and business acumen. Strong communication and conflict management skills. Excellent communication and presentation skills and high level of customer service when dealing with internal and external stakeholders.
Understand and comply with procurement policies, guidelines and internal control procedures. Demonstrated ability to work in and contribute in a team environment to improve processes, respond to various demands and manage multiple activities simultaneously. Demonstrated experience in vendor approval processes and tender administration.
Demonstrated experience in the use of procurement systems (e.g. Technology One).
Your ability to establish and maintain collaborative working relationships with internal and external stakeholders is required. For more information, please see the attached Position Description: Position Description - Procurement Coordinator - July 2018.pdf Closing date: 23 September 2018 at 11:55pm AEST.