Ministry of Education logo

Senior Procurement Specialist ICT

Job Title: Senior Procurement Specialist ICT
Contract Type: Permanent Recruitment
Location: Wellington
REF: 117791
Contact Details: Jake Harold
Contact Email:
Job Published: 15 days ago

The Ministry of Education is looking for a Senior Procurement Specialist within their ICT division to create, communicate, and deliver the ‘end to end’ procurement. You will assist with identifying and implementing areas of improvement through the procurement of ICT products and services to support the Ministry, the Education Sector, and Schools.


At MOE we work together to shape an education system that delivers excellent and equitable outcomes. We are a supportive workplace that understands the importance of growth and progressing within our work. We are looking for that can do attitude to create a positive work environment within our ICT team. 


Key Responsibilities:

  • Develops and maintains ICT sourcing and category plans

  • Deliver ‘end to end’ procurement

  • Build working relationships with key stakeholders

  • Strengthen group performance

  • Negotiate skillfully in challenging situations with both internal and external groups

What you will bring:  

  • 4-5+ years procurement experience with a strong understanding of each stage of the procurement process.

  • Full membership (Level 6/MCIPS) will be highly desirable

  • Relationship building experience including the ability to provide specialist advice

  • Commercial and contract negotiation experience

  • Experience or an understanding of public sector procurement would be advantageous

What’s in it for you:

  • Supportive workplace

  • Professional development

  • Working on complex and challenging ICT projects


If you feel excited by this opportunity to really make a difference, please feel free to reach out to us to find out more and discuss whether this fantastic opportunity is the right fit for you.


For further information contact Jake Harold on +64 4 471 8977 quoting job number117791.


Only people with the right to work in New Zealand may apply for this position. For advice on obtaining a New Zealand work or residence visa visit