Procurement Officer

Permanent full time position, Excellent salary packing options including meals and entertainment, Located in Warrnambool - coastal living in regional Victoria.

About the role

South West Healthcare's (SWH) Supply and Logistics department is seeking an experienced Procurement Officer to join the team in a permanent full time position.

The Procurement Officer is responsible for supporting a regional procurement transformation as part of Victoria's Supply Chain Reform strategy. The Procurement Officer will use category management principals to ensure uninterrupted supply of optimal goods and services at best value. By bringing together appropriate resources, skills, technology and ideas this position will deliver benefits to the region.

What you bring

The successful applicant will have a strong knowledge and proven experience in commercial procurement practices including category management and strategic sourcing. Analytical and problem solving skills including the ability to identify issues and develop solutions is critical to the success of this role as well as high quality written and verbal communication skills. Relevant tertiary qualifications in Procurement and Contracting or Logistics and Supply Chain Management will be highly regarded. Prior public health sector experience is highly desirable.

What we offer

You will enjoy benefits such as:

  • Excellent salary packaging options including meals & entertainment, novated leasing and additional superannuation contributions;
  • Internal and external professional development opportunities;
  • Ongoing clinical supervision;
  • A range of internal development opportunities focusing on personal development such as resilience and mentoring workshops and comprehensive leadership programs;
  • Excellent terms and conditions of employment.

Who we are

SWH is the major specialist referral centre for the Barwon South West sub-region, and provides a comprehensive range of acute, sub-acute, specialist, community, mental health and aged services.

With a population of 34,000 and a catchment of 100,000 Warrnambool is the regional centre to Victoria's Great South Coast.

How to apply

A position description and further details can be found at our Website under Careers and Volunteers.

For specific enquiries regarding the role, please contact Terry Hoy (Regional Supply Chain Manager), on (03) 5564 4125 or email [email protected]

Employment Terms and Conditions will be in line with the Victorian Public Health Sector (Health and Allied Services, Managers and Administrative Officers) Single Interest Enterprise Agreement 2016-2020, with the appropriate classification Administration Grade 4.

The successful applicant will be required to be eligible for and undergo the following:

  • Police Record Check
  • Employee Working with Children's Check
  • Current Immunisation status

Applications are to be submitted online via our website only under Careers and Volunteers and need to include: an application letter, full personal particulars, qualifications and experience; together with the names of two (2) referees by Sunday 2 May 2021.

As an organisation SWH prides themselves on their values; Care, Respect, Excellence, Integrity and Leadership and their overall dedication to the local community.

SWH respects all individuals and promote equity and inclusion of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people of all genders, sexual orientations, abilities, ages, racial, cultural and religious backgrounds and socio-economic status.

26/04/2021 $0 South West & M5 Corridor 1 Manufacturing, Transport & Logistics
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