Careers

Health Purchasing Victoria supports Victoria’s health system by providing procurement expertise, tools and training. A career with HPV is an opportunity to play a part in advancing sustainable, safe and affordable healthcare for all Victorians.

HPV employees enjoy a range of workplace benefits, including:

  • A progressive, friendly and dynamic culture that promotes work-life balance and career advancement.
  • Generous leave provisions - a monthly accrued day off in addition to four weeks’ annual leave, generous parental leave and the option to purchase leave.
  • An in-house health and wellbeing program supporting a positive, team-oriented work environment.
  • A convenient office location close to public transport with on-site gym, end-of-trip facilities and bike storage.

For more information about working at HPV, take a look at our Working at HPV page, access our LinkedIn page or contact our Human Resources Team.

Current employment opportunities


Change Specialist

Health Purchasing Victoria (HPV) is now accepting applications for the role of Change Specialist within the Data and Systems team. The Change Specialist will be responsible for supporting change activities within the Common Catalogue project, and will work with project team members and health service stakeholders to coordinate various aspects and stages of change management. 

The Change Specialist is a fixed term contract role and due to finish 30 June 2021. 

Applications must be made online via Seek and close 9am, Monday 3 February 2020. 

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


LMS Administrator

This is a great opportunity for an engaging and motivated Learning Management System (LMS) specialist to join our team.

The LMS Administrator supports the implementation, delivery, and administration of HPV's Learning Management System, designing eLearning content, tools, courses and assessments. 

Applications are to be submitted via the Seek website by 9am Tuesday 28 January 2020.

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


Supply Chain Information Operations Analyst

Health Purchasing Victoria (HPV) is seeking a customer focused data whiz for the role of Supply Chain Information Operations Analyst (Operations Analyst).

The Operations Analyst is a key point of contact for health service customers and suppliers for matters relating to HPV's supply chain systems and information. The role is key in driving data integrity and providing detailed catalogue administration.

The Operations Analyst is responsible for building and maintaining strong relationships with key stakeholders such as Victorian Health Service employees (pharmacy, procurement, supply chain and clinical) and healthcare suppliers, along with technical stakeholders including Bizcaps (Technology partner for Victorian Product Catalogue System build) and GS1 Australia.

Applications have now closed.

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


Supply Chain Clinical Data Analyst

Health Purchasing Victoria (HPV) is seeking to appoint a Clinical Analyst with experience in healthcare to provide valuable clinical and analytic support for the Supply Chain Information Standards, Master Data and Analytics projects.

This role brings your broad clinical knowledge to our team to support data cleansing and analytical activities to continue development of a common product catalogue for the Victorian Public Health Sector.

The role also assists with the identification of key properties and similarities between clinical products. This is an exciting opportunity to contribute to Health Purchasing Victoria's mission to achieve best value outcomes for Victoria's health sector.

Applications have now closed.

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


Data Management Analyst

Health Purchasing Victoria (HPV) is seeking to appoint a technical specialist to the position of Data Management Analyst (DMA). Reporting to the Strategic Procurement Analyst, the DMA is responsible for planning and coordinating the integration of data from various sources into an organised and unified view available for the needs of HPV.

The role will work to ensure that HPV achieves the most suitable Data Integration (DI) architecture for the organisation’s needs and that documentation relating to the DI architecture is provided and maintained.

Applications have now closed.

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


Category Manager/Procurement Specialist - Equipment sourcing stream

Health Purchasing Victoria (HPV) is looking to appoint a procurement professional with strong experience in end-to-end procurement to the role of Category Manager within the Equipment sourcing stream.

The Category Manager looks for opportunities to improve both financial and non-financial benefits through procurement activity, leads the development of Category Management Plans, develops sourcing and market engagement strategies and coordinates contract execution and implementation.

The Category Manager is also responsible for the identification of further cost reduction opportunities and additional benefits through management of HPV’s existing contracts.

Applications have now closed.

**Applicants for our November recruit for Procurement Specialist will be considered and need not apply.

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


Head Pharmaceutical Sourcing

An exciting leadership opportunity exists to join Health Purchasing Victoria (HPV) as Head Pharmaceutical Sourcing. The Head Pharmaceutical Sourcing is accountable for the delivery of the Procurement Strategy for HPV within the Pharmaceutical stream. The role is also responsible for contributing to collective procurement planning as a member of the Senior Procurement Leadership Team and ensuring the procurement process drives market sustainability, quality, service delivery and the minimisation of supply chain disruption risks across the pharma stream.

Applications have now closed. 

Please contact HPV Recruitment via 03 9947 3700.

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


Procurement Contract Specialist

Health Purchasing Victoria (HPV) is seeking to appoint an experienced procurement or supply chain professional to the role of Procurement Contract Specialist. The Procurement Contract Specialist is responsible for undertaking a review and analysis of Health Purchasing Victoria’s existing contracts, identifying opportunities to improve current pricing model structures, and conducting supplier negotiations to deliver contract efficiencies for HPV.

Applications have now closed.

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


Senior Lawyer

An exciting opportunity exists to join Health Purchasing Victoria (HPV) as a Senior Lawyer to build a rewarding career as an ongoing member of HPV's legal team.

This is a great opportunity for a talented professional with experience in commercial law looking for an opportunity to provide a broad range of in-house legal advice and services to support effective business practices.

The Senior Lawyer is responsible for providing legal advice to support effective procurement practices across HPV, manage complaints, conduct investigations and respond to information access requests. 

Applications for this role have now closed. Please contact HPV Recruitment for more information on 03 9947 3700

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