Great opportunity with Bunbury's Premier Water Provider, Provide expert contracts and procurement administration, Attractive salary with additional wellness benefits.
About the business
Aqwest supplies water to over 35,000 customers in the Greater Bunbury area and we have a number of exciting opportunities and projects coming up. We are seeking highly motivated and skilled professionals to join the Aqwest team as we grow our business and expand our water infrastructure.
At Aqwest, we want our people to be creative, collaborate and have the courage to make decisions, plus have the know-how and initiative to tackle every challenge.
Our strength is our people, our diversity and a work environment where everyone is treated with respect and empowered to grow and succeed in their roles.
Together we strive to deliver an exceptional service and water quality which exceeds our customers' expectations.
Ensure that Aqwest's procurement function is compliant with relevant legislation, regulations, and standards.
Develop, implement, and maintain the Procurement and Contract management framework.
Provide the primary point of contact and internal support for procurement and contract administration matters.
Develop and execute procurement plans and co-ordinate supplier relationship management activities.
Prepare, administer, and manage tender and contract documents.
Coordinate and manage procurement evaluation and award processes.
Review and submit procurement exemptions to the Executive for endorsement.
Measure, monitor and manage on-going contract performance.
Assist with budget analysis and forecasting.
The duties contained in this position description are to be used as a guide for the position.
Skills/Attributes and Experience
Knowledge and demonstrated experience in procurement and contract management.
Knowledge and demonstrated experience in procurement planning and supplier relationship management.
Comprehensive working knowledge of procurement and contract management legislative requirements, in particular the regulatory environment applicable to Government Trading Enterprises.
Strong consultation and communication skills.
Well-developed analysis and problem-solving skills.
Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing.
High attention to detail.
Ability to work autonomously, positively and achieve outcomes.
The successful applicant will join a well-established business in the local community with an exceptional customer service reputation, and will be offered a competitive salary and the opportunity to work within a great and fun team. We offer a great support network.