Senior Procurement Specialist

Job Title: Senior Procurement Specialist
Location: Wellington
REF: 117441
Contact Details: Jake Harold
Contact Email:
Job Published: 8 days ago
  • Developing strong relationships with relevant stakeholders to help understand service

  • Part of the Infrastructure team - will report and provide support to a Procurement Manager

  • Identify and implement improvements through the procurement design and construction services.

  • 9 month contract 

Help shape the future of Education

At Te Tahuhu o te Matauranga | Ministry of Education, we work together to shape an education system that delivers equitable and excellent outcomes. You will deliver procurement solutions to maximize the benefits and outcomes that contribute to the growth of schools for future generations. The right person will be a team player who can makes things happen and can pick up tasks quickly, and operating with a degree of autonomy.  

Key Responsibilities:

  • Developing strong relationships with relevant stakeholders to help understand service requirements and refine specifications to form tender documents and help deliver value for money outcomes.

  • Identifying and delivering procurement initiatives that provide value to the company’s Capital Works program.

  • Coordinating the ‘end to end’ tender process for large volumes of procurement activity.

  • Develop and maintain strong working relationships with Infrastructure Procurement Group, Property Delivery team, and Infrastructure & Digital team.

  • Monitoring the delivery of services over the duration of a contract and ensuring supplier.


  • Hold a tertiary qualification in related field

  • Understanding and experience of NZ Public Sector Procurement (preferred).

  • The ability to take constructive feedback and use it to improve areas for development.

What we offer:
Contract Role 9-months + Competitive Pay   

If you are interested in the role Apply Now.

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Quoting Ref No: 117441