Advisor, Procurement and Contract Management

  • Company:
    Govt NZ Jobs
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
  • Posted:
    6 months ago
  • Category:
  • Job Type: Ongoing – Full Time
  • Category: Portfolio/Contract/Relationship Management
  • Location: Wellington
  • Date Advertised: 04-FEB-21
  • Job Reference: MOH/1510670
  • Job Title: Advisor, Procurement and Contract Management
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  • Summary:
  • Rare opening to join our award-winning Procurement & Contract Management Team in Wellington
  • Opportunity to develop your procurement skills from the ground up in a complex environment
  • Ability to work flexibly to suit your individual needs


We have a kaitiaki role across the Ministry – protecting and looking after our organisation so we have great people, processes and technology.


We are an award-winning team who are ambitious and focussed on delivering a high-quality service to our customers. To be successful, we are looking for your inquisitive mind and thirst for knowledge. No prior experience is required however an understanding of core procurement principles and of government procurement will be an advantage. This role is ideal for anyone interested in pursuing a career in procurement who wishes to challenge themselves and learn in a complex procurement environment.


The Advisor engages collaboratively with Ministry business units and external suppliers to ensure goods and services are obtained at the optimal mix of cost, quality and service delivery. They will support the team with its delivery of complex procurement processes and be given the opportunity to lead smaller procurements to develop their skills.


The Ministry of Health is the kaitiaki of the health and disability system in New Zealand.  We are responsible for providing active stewardship and leadership across the nations health and disability system.  We ensure the system provides people with the highest levels of care, regardless of who they are or where they live. 


You will find a copy of the Position Description attached or online at Please click ‘Apply for this Job’ to upload your CV and cover letter.

For further information regarding the role, please contact the Recruitment team at quoting reference number MOH/1510670.  


Applications for this role close midnight on 15 February 2021.


We encourage diversity and inclusion at the Ministry of Health and are committed to equal opportunity in all our employment policies and procedures.  In particular, we want to ensure accessibility needs are well supported, so the recruitment process is fair and equitable for all. Therefore, please let us know if there is any support, we can provide to ensure the recruitment process is fully accessible to you. You can contact us at or on +64 4 816 2478 if you would like to discuss any accessibility needs you may have.