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Procurement Manager - Rail.

Procurement Manager - Rail

Job Title: Procurement Manager - Rail
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Sydney
Salary: Competitive Day Rates (Evaluated on Experience)
Start Date: Immediately
Reference: 3136825
Contact Name: George Hvid
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 08, 2020 11:16

Job Description

Opportunity for an experienced Procurement Manager to work client-side and manage a range of high-value professional services and construction works.
Purpose of the Position:
Assist the Procurement Leader and various procurement teams during each stage of a procurement activity. Ensure effective administration of all procurement processes and compliance with all procurement policies, processes and procedures and governance frameworks.
Essential Requirements:
  1. Proven experience, managing the tender processes for high value professional services and construction works (ideally, but not limited to transport),
  2. A strong understanding of NSW Government Procurement Policy Framework and Probity requirements,
  3. Demonstrated experience managing a variety of stakeholders in complex tender processes.
Prior experience working within a NSW Government organisation will be regarded very highly. This is even more important now due to the work from home situation + contract nature of the position.
Duties & Responsibilities:
  • Manage end-to-end procurement process for projects with input from the procurement cross-function team and in compliance with relevant policies, standards, procedures and frameworks
  • Coordinate the creation of project delivery strategy with input from the procurement cross-functional team
  • Coordinate the formulation of commercial risk profiles and contribute to the development and ongoing maintenance of a comprehensive probity management plan in conjunction with the procurement cross-functional team
  • Develop tender evaluation methodology with input from the procurement cross-functional team and manage the tender process, including the communication with tenderers, participating in contract negotiations as required to resolve commercial conditions, ensuring value for money outcomes and facilitating the timely award of contracts
  • Prepare contracts with input from the procurement cross-functional teams and manage the award and execution of contracts, facilitating contract handover activities to the program/project team and the commercial team
To discuss in detail, please contact our NSW Government specialist George Hvid: 0427 933 873 /