Procurement Advisor

Ku-ring-gai Council Full Time Permanent 23/09/2022

Procurement Advisor

  • Salary $84,744.04 to $98,303.74 p/a + super
  • Permanent full time position – 35 hours per week
  • Supportive Team

About Ku-ring-gai Council

Located 16 km’s north of the Sydney CBD, the Ku-ring-gai area covers 84km2, is home to 124,000 residents and set in one of New South Wales’ most attractive natural environments.

About the role

Reporting to the Manager Procurement and Contracts, you will be responsible for assisting with maintenance of activities in alignment the Councils Strategic plan. Facilitate Requests for Quotations and Tenders along with daily support for internal customers operationally and for procurement system users. As part of a small team providing services across all Council operations


Minimum 5 -10 years previous  experience in  Local Government or related field

  • Demonstrated experience in tender and contract preparation in accordance with Local Government legislative requirements or equivalent
  • Previous experience in delivering training for procurement systems, tendering and contract management
  • Demonstrated understanding of contract law and negotiation techniques
  • Previous project management experience

Skills & experience

  • Certificate IV in Government (Procurement and Contracting) for NSW Local Government or relevant work related qualifications and experience
  • Class C Driver’s Licence
  • Desirable -High Risk - forklift Licence to support high reach warehouse functions.
  • Understanding of and capacity to convey Local Government Legislative requirements or equivalent as applied to a multi- purpose organisation
  • High level communication skills
  • Ability to work in a diverse team environment
  • Excellent conflict resolution skills
  • Understanding and ability to negotiate contractual terms


  • 35 hour working week
  • Work from Home (WFH) options
  • Flexible Working Arrangements available
  • Health & Fitness $100 yearly reimbursement (conditional)

How to apply

Applicants are required to address all Essential Criteria as listed within the Position Description to be eligible for an interview.

Like to know more Contact Michael R MacLean on 9424 0603

Closes: 11:30pm, Friday 7 October 2022

Ku-ring-gai Council is an equal opportunity employer