Are you an experienced procurement practitioner looking for your next challenge? This is an opportunity for a procurement professional to make their mark in one of New Zealand's fastest growing cities.
Tauranga City Council's vision is to become an internationally competitive city. In order to deliver on this vision, the Procurement team works alongside the organisation, to foster a competitive and fair environment for our suppliers to thrive in, ensuring great outcomes for the people of Tauranga.
We are looking for a Procurement Specialist, to provide expert advice, leadership and guidance to business units on procurement processes and practices in a Centre led procurement team.
In this role, you will ensure that procurement processes deliver the right outcomes for the council and the people of Tauranga City.
You'll be required to advise on best practice procurement, that delivers fit-for-purpose solutions and great public value.
You will also have the opportunity to actively participate in ongoing improvements to the procurement function.
develop and manage effective procurement technology and systems; and actively participate in lifting the profile of Procurement at TCC.
You will report to the Procurement Leader, and be based in central Tauranga.
To be considered for this position, you must have :
You must be commercially-savvy, with proven relationship building capability. Ideally, you may also have a formal qualification relevant to procurement, and sound knowledge of all aspects of the NZ Government procurement reforms.