19149, several

Contracts Officer
Full-time Temporary

Closes: 22 November 2019

Classification: Senior Officer Grade C
Salary: $106,043 - $114,146
Position No: 19149, several
Directorate: ACT Health
Advertised (Gazettal date): 08 November 2019
Contact Officer: Rebecca Dawson on rebecca.dawson@act.gov.au or (02) 5124 9756

Details: The Contract Officer role sits within the Community Sector Contracts and Grants Unit (CSCGU), a centralised administrative team for contract management and procurement. CSCGU is responsible for the procurement and development of most contractual instruments with ACT Health Directorate funded organisations providing services in the community. This includes Non-Government Organisations (NGOs) and other government entities funded to deliver services in the ACT. These funded services support the ongoing provision of community-based, early intervention, information and education, and other support services to people with a health need. CSCGU is also responsible for:
  • The ongoing contract management of these funding agreements;
  • Development of an approach to future service procurement, in collaboration with NGOs; and
  • Providing advice to ACT Health Directorate and the ACT Government in relation to funding commitments.
The Contract Officer will be accountable under broad direction to undertake a range of contract management activities and should have comprehensive knowledge and experience of procurement and contract management. They will be required to work within existing established frameworks of legislation, principles, work practices and procedures.
Note: These are temporary positions available immediately until the 30 June 2020.
How to Apply: In two pages or less tell us why you want the role and outline your skills, experience and suitability based on the requirements of the role as set out in the Selection Criteria and Position Description. Please submit a current curriculum vitae and the contact details of two referees with a thorough knowledge of your work performance and outlook. Please ensure that one of the referees is your current or immediate past supervisor.
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