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16/432 Sourcing Manager

Department of Internal Affairs
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Wellington - Wairarapa
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Job Description

Type: Fixed Term
Hours: Full time
Location: Wellington
Business Group: Commercial Strategy and Delivery
Branch: Service and System Transformation
Salary: $140,000 - $170,000

Are you a leader in the field of sourcing and procurement within the Government sector? If your answers are yes, then we have an opportunity for you!

We are looking for a Sourcing Manager to join our team in Commercial Strategy and Delivery here at the Department of Internal Affairs. This role supports the function of the Government Chief Information Officer as the ICT Functional Leader for Government. The Sourcing Manager is responsible for planning and managing sourcing initiatives to procure All of Government ICT shared capabilities to support the NZ Government ICT Strategy and build shared capability for Government. The role leads a team of procurement, technical and commercial specialists from agencies and external resources to deliver fit for purpose commercial arrangements that realise the benefits agreed in strategic plans.

We require an individual with extensive skills and experience leading complex  ICT procurement s including the negotiation of fit for purpose commercial arrangements. This person will be a thought leader who uses critical thinking to navigate and solve complex problems. They will have great interpersonal skills with the ability to build trusted working relationships and influence across our whole Department, agencies and suppliers.

You will be an integral part of our team and our key objective, which is to make it easy for agencies to identify and consume ICT capabilities and support their business outcomes through the provision of trusted advice and guidance. We facilitate collaboration between the public service and the ICT industry to find innovative solutions to complex and enduring problems.

DIA offers opportunities to grow. We invest and believe in our people, and offer diverse career opportunities to help them succeed. If you are interested we would like to hear from you.

Applications close: 5pm, Wednesday 7 December 2016
For more information please contact: Jane Kennedy (Manager AoG ICT Commercial Services) on 027 705 9471
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