Jobs/ICT Procurement Officer


ICT Procurement Officer



Agency / Department

Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade

Experience Level


Employment Type


Expected Rate (inc. Super)

$110 per hour***


Australian Capital Territory


The ICT Procurement Officer plays a vital role within the Department in delivering a high level of customer service and complex procurement advice. The ideal candidate will have exceptional administrative skills and be someone who enjoys working in a team environment and being able to meet tight deadlines in a fast - paced environment. The successful applicant is required to already have an NV2 clearance.



The successful candidate will be required to:

  • Provide procurement functions to the Department
  • Ensure the Department's procurement framework supports the Government's procurement rules and guidelines
  • Assist the Department with developing expressions of interest, approaches to market and invitations to tender, including how to use panel arrangements
  • Manage and coordinate tendering processes once an approach to market has been agreed
  • Ensure contractual documents are completed and executed correctly
  • Manage and raise purchase orders

Essential Criteria

  • The applicant is required to respond to the responsibilities noted in the role description

Desired Criteria

  • Demonstrated skills and experience with coordinating tasks in a high pressure environment
  • High level analytical skills and excellent attention to detail
  • Highly developed stakeholder engagement skills, including the ability to foster relationships with a range of stakeholders

Security Clearance

Must have current negative vetting level 2 clearance


One x 12 month extension option

**Please refer to our Terms and Conditions for more information regarding the expected rate



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