Purchasing Administrator

  • Company:
    Govt NZ Jobs
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
  • Posted:
    3 weeks ago
  • Category:
    Govt Jobs
  • Job Type:
  • Category: Accounting and Finance
  • Location: Dunedin
  • Date Advertised: 21-FEB-20
  • Job Reference: MOH/1447892
  • Job Title: Purchasing Administrator
  • Business Unit:
  • Division:
  • Summary:
  • skills in customer service, sourcing information and responding to queries
  • an eye for detail and are results focused
  • Dunedin based


Do you enjoy providing administration support to a team of great people and want to help us lead and advance frontline services?


Sector Operations requires a Purchasing Administrator to support our Purchasing team. The role would suit a motivated self-starter. You will have a strong customer focus and provide support, advice and solutions to the Ministry and DHBs on all aspects of contract management.


Do you want to work in a supportive environment and do you have:

  • skills in customer service, sourcing information and responding to queries
  • an eye for detail and are results focused


We are looking for someone with experience in:

  • customer service and relationship management
  • problem solving
  • process management
  • assisting with projects


This is a permanent position based in Dunedin.


Applicants interested in part-time work are welcome to express an interest in the role as we expect to be recruiting shortly to fill an upcoming part-time role. Please clearly indicate in your covering letter if you are applying for the permanent role or expressing an interest in a part-time (20 hours) role.


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 careers.health.govt.nz.

For further information, contact recruitment@health.govt.nz  Please click Apply for this Job to upload your CV and cover letter.


Advertising for this role closes at midnight on 5 March 2020.


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 recruitment@health.govt.nz if you would like to discuss any accessibility needs you may have.