• face2face Reference Number #10803
  • 6 Month Contract. Possible Extension 
  • Immediate Start 
  • Full Time Hours – Labour Hire Contract 
  • Baseline Security Clearance (Essential)
  • Based in Canberra, ACT

Position Purpose

Using strong engagement, facilitation, and networking skills to drive capability uplift, the Digital Procurement Lead will be implementing lasting cultural change in digital sourcing culture and practices.

Position Duties

  • Lead and provide vision to build digital sourcing capability
  • Identify and implement capability opportunities, strategies, and tools that will uplift sourcing capability
  • Facilitate and lead sourcing practitioner workshops
  • Work at pace as part of a dynamic, fast paced environment
  • Support the implementation of key government deliverables
  • Build on existing APS capability research and activities to build a strategy for driving change and uplifting capability
  • Establish the practices and processes for a new seller governance capability
  • Work cooperatively with agencies across government to drive change
  • Highlight best practices in digital sourcing and establish communities that can share and learn from identified best practices
  • Build networks and communities to share and build capability across government


  • Proven experience and knowledge in uplifting capability and identifying capability strategies and initiatives
  • Experience facilitating events and forums that drive capability uplift outcomes
  • Willingness to adapt to, and advocate for new processes, cultural practices and ways of working
  • Proven experience lead the preparation of senior executive level written briefs
  • Proven ability to lead a small team and design and deliver successful outcomes
  • Proven ability to engage and communicate with a wide range of stakeholders across industry and government agencies
  • Proven ability to provide accurate advice on sourcing and technology issues
  • Ability to demonstrate expert understanding of Digital, ICT and/or procurement


  • Practical large scale contract management experience
  • Awareness and understanding of government engagement with business and especially Small to Medium Enterprises (SMEs)

If this sounds like the role for you, and you would like to know more, contact Loretta now!

Applications close 13/6/2019, unless maximum submissions reached prior to this time.

Loretta Pabian
02 6199 5750