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Health Purchasing Victoria has a legislative responsibility to develop, implement and review procurement policies to ensure Victorian health services meet probity and best-practice requirements.

Our five Health Purchasing Policies (HPPs) have been designed specifically for the health sector and provide a common framework for public hospitals and health services to follow. Clear and evidence-based policies empower procurement professionals and contribute to a more ethical supply chain.

In this section, you’ll find information about the five HPV Health Purchasing Policies, Health service reporting requirements and further resources to understand the HPPs.

 

 

Website Communication Specialist - People and Culture (Fixed Term for 12 Months)  

HPV is currently seeking to expanded its People and Culture team with a newly created role of Website Communication Specialist, reporting to the Communications Manager. 

The HPV website provides a key interface for our stakeholders including public health services and suppliers to access information and services to support Victoria’s health procurement. The Website Communication Specialist will be instrumental in enhancing HPV’s website architecture, structure and content, and mitigate issues as required. This role acts as a liaison with internal and external stakeholders to improve HPV’s website functionality and outcomes, so strong stakeholder management and relationship building skills will be key to success. 

Applications including a cover letter and resume should be submitted via Seek.

Further information about this role can be found via the Position Description links below. 

Website Communication Specialist Position Description (Word)

Website Communication Specialist Position Description (PDF)


Senior Category Manager - Indirect Products and Services Sourcing (Fixed Term for 12 Months) 

HPV is currently seeking to appoint a Senior Category Manager, reporting to the Head of Indirect Products and Services Sourcing, for a period of 12 months. 

Key areas of responsibility will include the management of an open market Invitation To Supply (ITS) for language services (interpreting, translating and AUSLAN services). Candidates will need to have strong procurement background, ability to establish positive working relationships with stakeholders, and experience in managing tender events end to end. Experience within the Labour hire procurement would be advantageous. 

Applications including your cover letter and resume should be submitted via Seek.

Further information about this role can be found via the Position Description links below

Senior Category Manager Position Description (Word)

Senior Category Manager Position Description (PDF)

Category Manager - Indirect Products and Services Sourcing (Fixed Term for 12 Months) 

HPV is seeking to appoint a Category Manager, reporting to the Senior Category Manager (Indirect Products and Services Sourcing), for a period of 12 months.

This appointment will play a key role in supporting the open market Invitation To Supply (ITS) for language services (interpreting, translating and AUSLAN services). Candidates will need to have sound knowledge and proven experience in commercial procurement practices, including category management and strategic sourcing with a demonstrable awareness of commercial law. Experience within the Labour hire procurement would be advantageous. 

Applications including your cover letter and resume should be submitted via Seek.

Further information about this role can be found via the Position Description links below

Category Manager Position Description (Word)

Category Manager Position Description (PDF)