Senior Procurement Specialist

The Level Crossing Removal Authority, exists for the purpose of expertly delivering infrastructure projects for the Victorian Government. Melbourne is growing, our population is projected to grow from 4.5 million to almost 8 million by 2051. Victoria's population is expected to be more than 10 million by 2051. This means Melbourne's transport network will need to cater for around 10 million more trips a day.

The Victorian Government's vision for Melbourne is to ensure that it continues to be a global city of opportunity and choice. We need to create a sustainable and resilient city that will serve us well into the future. Our Vision at LXRA is 'Delivering Great Change, Transforming the way Victorians live, work and travel'. Change for the positive is at the heart of our work, be it local commuters, road users, rail commuters and within our organisation and industry.

We believe in inclusiveness, diversity and equality and are committed to ensuring that our workplaces are a reflection of the Victorian community. We recognise the benefits that a diverse and inclusive culture brings for our employees and in turn, encourage talented people from all backgrounds, abilities and identities to apply to our vacancies. We strongly encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders, people with a disability and others from under-represented backgrounds to apply.
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Department: Level Crossing Removal Authority
Work Type: Fixed Term - Flexible
Job Function: Procurement
Classification: VPSG6
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/001189X
Closing Date: 22-Oct-2017
Salary Range: $113,156 - $151,426
Job Duration: 3 years
Attachments: LX - Senior Procurement Specialist PD.pdf (PDF, 67KB)
Job Specification

Contact: Katy Hodge
(03) 9095 4051

Position Details


  • High profile rail infrastructure project
  • Salary range of $113,156 - $151,426  plus superannuation
  • One full time, fixed term (for up to 3 years) opportunity


Looking for a great opportunity to play an active role in the Procurement team of the Level Crossing Removal Authority (LXRA), one of the largest infrastructure projects in Victoria.


Reporting directly to the Director Commercial (Goods & Services), you will be responsible for providing support across the Level Crossing Removal Authority (LXRA) to enable the business to procure goods and services. This role will provide you the opportunity to demonstrate your abilities by performing a wide variety of  high value complex procurement activities, from establishment of need to contract execution with the ability to plan for, lead and conduct negotiations. Your contribution will assist the LXRA by maximising efficiency and effectiveness in procurement and contract management and implementing improvement programs in accordance with industry best practice.


Key to your application will be your highly specialised hands-on procurement experience in a project environment with an emphasis on planning, executing and obtaining approvals for end to end procurement activities across a broad range of categories.


If this sounds appealing and you would like further information about the role please contact, Katy Hodge, A/Director Commercial (Goods and Services) on 9095 4051.

To apply, please click on the APPLY NOW link.  Please attach a Resume and Cover Letter, please note that a separate response to the KSC is NOT required.


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