Senior Procurement Advisor – Oranga Tamariki
Permanent, Full Time, Wellington
Are you looking for the chance to showcase your creative procurement experience? We have an exciting opportunity within our social services procurement team for an innovative Senior Advisor.
Oranga Tamariki—Ministry for Children is the Ministry that supports tamariki and rangatahi in Aotearoa. Oranga Tamariki works to advance the wellbeing and positive long-term outcomes of tamariki and rangatahi. In everything we do, the wellbeing and best-interests of tamariki are paramount. The voices of tamariki and rangatahi underpin the design and operation of our services.
Reporting to the Manager of Procurement & Contract Development, we have a vacancy for a Senior Procurement Advisor to support our social service procurement and commissioning activities.
Senior Procurement Advisors are responsible for leading the design and implementation of social service procurement activities, and provide quality assurance and best practice to support effective commissioning. This role is part of a close team that hold the responsibility for managing social service commissioning activities.
You will bring your innovation and creativity to a role which is at the forefront of our changing way of working with social services providers. You will have experience of leading a wide range of procurement processes, and successfully managing internal and external relationships.
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This is an ideal opportunity for someone who wants to align their values with an organisation committed to making a real difference to the lives of tamariki and rangatahi.
How to apply:
Applications must be made online by clicking the “apply now” button, please include your CV and cover letter and outline your relevant skills and experience.
Internal Oranga Tamariki applicants, please apply using myHR at work.
Applications close 20th October 2019