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Procurement Specialist  

Listed: 12 February 2019
Temporary, Contract | Wellington CBD, Wellington, All Wellington

$50 - $74.99 per hour

  • Professional NZ government department
  • Wide range, full end to end procurement position
  • 4 month contract role with a possible extension

What’s in it for you?

This is your chance to work as a Procurement Specialist with one of New Zealand’s most influential organisations. Located in central Wellington, you'll be close to the major public transport routes. You’d be also joining a small and high performing team whose purpose is to acquire the best outcome for the Government. If those words describe you, you might be exactly who I’m looking for.


What you would be doing

As the Procurement Specialist, you’ll be ensuring that you are providing innovative solution to complex situations. Some of your daily tasks could include:

  • Provide procurement project expertise to a wide scope of topics such as facilities to marketing material to fleet (this is a non-IT position)
  • Provide support to senior leadership and managers alike
  • Management of the tender processes
  • Implementation of successful procurement processes
  • End to end management of the procurement process
  • Lead negotiations and contract management to value customers


Who are we looking for? You’ll need to have

I’m interested in hearing from a humble yet hard working end to end procurement deliverer who wants to actively contribute to the development of NZ. You’ll also need to have:

  • Highly developed skills to manage complex processes including negotiations and influencing others
  • Strong administrative processes
  • A self starter, proactive and have a bubbly personality to join an established team
  • Ability to successfully work in a project environment
  • The ability to multitask and to tight deadlines
  • Strong methodical with sound technical aptitude
  • The ability to communicate effectively across the different government departments
  • Proven experience in achieving results through team work


Previous experience within a New Zealand government organisation us a must 


Note: you must have current NZ work rights


What’s next?

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At Parker Bridge, we make every effort to respond to all applications, however sometimes the volume we receive is so large it is not possible. If you do not receive a response from us, please don't take it personally as we really value the effort you made to apply.

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