OverviewQueensland Government Contract Officer – Contract Management – Moreton Bay Full Time in Brisbane QLD
Branch Brisbane QLD AU
Contract Officer – Contract Management – Moreton Bay
Provide advice and information to suppliers and departmental staff regarding investment specifications, quality assurance systems and accountability…
Limited Applicant Pool – Only permanent employees of the Department of Communities, Child Safety and Disability Services who are affected by the NDIS implementation and who are substantively appointed at or above the classification level of the vacancy may apply for this position.
If you are eligible to apply for this vacancy, you can apply online. Applicants who do not meet the criteria for the Targeted Vacancy will not be considered.
- Participate in relevant end to end procurement practices as they relate to regional operations to ensure quality responsive service within legislative and regulatory frameworks.• Establish, negotiate and manage contracts with suppliers within a human services environment. • Build and maintain productive and respectful working relationships with a diverse range of suppliers to ensure a quality responsive service is delivered to our vulnerable clients. • Provide advice and information to suppliers and departmental staff regarding investment specifications, quality assurance systems and accountability requirements.• Monitor service delivery by suppliers and/or licensed organisations to ensure compliance with contracts, program guidelines, legislation and other departmental requirements. • Monitor individual care services covered by a licence and undertake inspections.• Identify, monitor and implement remedial action to improve supplier performance and recognise when issues need to be escalated.• Negotiate renewal, variations and ending of contracts with suppliers. • Assess applications for funding from suppliers in accordance with legislative frameworks and program objectives. • Work collaboratively with key internal business areas to ensure value and quality of service delivery.• Professionally represent the department at forums with key stakeholders and suppliers. • Prepare briefs, plans, quotes, correspondence and other departmental reports in a timely and professional manner, consistent with departmental guidelines.
Applications to remain current for 12 months. This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Australia License.
Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Brisbane, QLD, AU
Posted on: 2017-04-20