We’re recruiting highly talented and innovative Procurement Officers with consulting, legal or procurement experience Terra Schwartz has an immediate opportunity for a number of procurement professionals to join our expanding procurement practice. In this role, you will deliver end-to-end procurement activities including: Delivering end-to-end procurement services Providing commercial and procurement expertise, advice, and assistance to your stakeholders Developing go to market documentation (in consultation with your clients) Developing work orders and contracts Performing contract changes Key duties include Expert procurement advice and support to internal customers Provide accurate procurement information and sound advice to all levels of management Build and maintain an effective working relationship with internal and external stakeholders Highlight issues and provide advice on procurement options and strategies Provide support and assistance with procurement planning, analysis, and reporting Undertake end-to-end procurement from source to contract management Uses appropriate purchasing processes that reflect the complexity of the procurement in accordance with departmental policy and ensure value for money Provide input into the procurement activity plan for business areas you manage Ensure that procurement policies, procedures and activities comply with the Commonwealth procurement rules and, and other Government legislative requirements Ensure all procurement related activities undertaken on behalf of any business unit are in accordance with the Department’s Procurement Policy and Probity Guidelines Procurement planning and analysis – Procurement management and reporting – Tracking and monitoring Build and maintain effective working relationships with stakeholders both internal and external To be successful in this role you will have the following skills and competencies; Demonstrated experience working within procurement policies and procedures that align to principles of accountability, scalability, probity, and value for money in the Commonwealth government Demonstrated experience in procurement-related roles to deliver savings/benefits across an organisation. Recognises actual and potential barriers and finds effective ways to deal with them Sets clearly defined objectives and priorities and operates accordingly, reviewing and adjusting as required Excellent stakeholder management skills Uses analytical and conceptual skills to reason through problems Committed to delivering high-quality outcomes for clients Essential Minimum 3 years experience Procurement / Strategic Sourcing Experience working within Defence. Australian citizen and current security clearance at a minimum Baseline level. About Terra Schwartz 100% Australian owned SME Terra Schwartz is a 100% Australian owned SME headquartered in Canberra. We work with state & federal government agencies, defence, and other public sector clients across Australia and around the world. ​We have a structured, disciplined, and proven framework for advising public sector clients on the delivery of key initiatives and achieving value for money.