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Senior Contracts Officer

Job Title: Senior Contracts Officer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Perth
Industry:
Salary: Competitive hourly rate**
Start Date: 2020-06-17
Reference: JO-2003-539171
Contact Name: Deborah Moreton
Contact Email: deborah.moreton@talentinternational.com
Job Published: June 17, 2020 18:25

Job Description

Our client and role:

Our client based within WA's Public Sector is seeking the skills of 2 x Senior Contract Officers for an immediate start contract engagement to provide support to a large procurement and contracts team.

Key requirements of the role: 
  • Developing and growing stakeholder relationships
  • Schedule, track, manage  report contracts and procurement activities assigned
  • Articulate objectives and delivery approach onto a plan including managing consultation and buy-in processes
  • Collate and analyse demand and spend trends
  • Oversee RFX and tender activities from procurement planning through to negotiation, recommendation and execution
  • Oversee contract implementation activities from buying guide and contract management plan development, to kick-off and transitioning
  • Managing contract administration activities such as variations, extensions, purchase orders, and reporting
  • Oversee invoicing compliance from scope, rates and expense validation to artefact validation and receipting
  • Oversee contract risk mitigation and dispute resolution requirements
  • Facilitate commercial contract meetings to review vendor performance and identify and deliver improvement actions
Essential experience required:
  • Experienced Contracts Officer in technical and engineering type of categories such as FM, electrical, signals, fleet, etc.
  • Team player with positive attitude with good listening and problem solving attributes
  • Enjoys developing and growing stakeholder relationships and is not afraid of ambiguity
  • Well-developed written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience in rail network and asset management would be beneficial but not required
  • Knowledge of Ellipse ERP would be beneficial but not essential.
  • In depth familiarity of the procurement lifecycle e.g. R2P, S2C, Vendor performance management
  • Understands typical document management requirements of large organisations
  • Some government organisational experience would be beneficial.
Interested?

Then please hit apply now, or for a further discussion please contact Kate Reynolds or James Hardley @ Talent on 08 9221 3300 - please note, due to the urgency of this assignment only locally WA based candidates can be considered at this time.