Deputy Director, Procurement

As a key member of the wider Major Transport Infrastructure Authority (MTIA), Major Road Projects Victoria (MRPV) delivers major road projects across metropolitan Melbourne and regional Victoria. Established in July 2018, MRPV is growing rapidly and we are looking for passionate people like you to join us.

We currently have a vacancy for a Deputy Director, Procurement to sit within the Procurement team. This is your chance to help shape the organisation and contribute to the great work in building this vital infrastructure for the Victorian community.
Job Details
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Department: Major Road Projects Victoria
Work Type: Ongoing - full time
Job Function: Procurement
Classification: VPS STS
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/25284
Closing Date: 21-Jul-2019
Salary Range: $163,931 - $222,948
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: Deputy Director Procurement - PD - FINAL.docx (Word, 89KB)
Job Specification

Contact: Zara Fox - Director - 03 8392 8301
Zara Fox - Director - 03 8392 8301

Position Details

The Deputy Director of Procurement will provide guidance and in procurement and transaction management methodologies and practise in procurement within a government environment.

About The Role

As the Deputy Director you will manage a team of Procurement Specialists, providing leadership and guidance to them to achieve high quality outcomes. You will also provide strategic advice and support to the Director of Commercial and Legal in relation to all goods and services procurement, contract management, probity and any other related matters.

You will be based out of our office in Melbourne CBD and you will be surrounded by a supportive and motivated team.

About You

You will have excellent communication skills, the ability to multitask and to build effective working relationships with a variety of key stakeholders. You will be a team player with strong leadership skills.

You will come to MRPV with extensive experience in procurement practices and transaction management methodologies in a government environment. You will also have significant experience managing and leading a team to deliver end-to-end goods and services procurement activity (preferably within the Victorian Public Sector or a major infrastructure project).

You will have a relevant tertiary qualification in commerce, law, engineering, business management, project management, procurement or a related field.

Why Work With Us?

  • You will be part of some of the biggest road infrastructure projects happening around Victoria.
  • You'll start to appreciate what's involved in delivering road works and upgrades happening on our major roads – knowing you are playing a part in making it happen is really rewarding.
  • You will work in a team that encourages career development and that values hard work.

How to apply

Click on the ‘APPLY NOW' link to submit a CV and cover letter outlining your suitability for the role.  Please note a separate response to the Key Selection Criteria is NOT required.


MRPV believes in promoting an inclusive and diverse workplace and encourage people from all backgrounds, abilities and identities to apply to our vacancies.

To find out more about us here at MRPV please visit 

Applications close midnight 21/07/2019.

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