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Social Procurement Lead (QLD)

Organisation : Social Traders

Location : Brisbane

Work Type : Full-time

Profession : Client Services, Consulting & Strategy, Corporate Social Responsibility, Customer Service, Other, Program Coordination & Management, Project Management, Sales & Business Development

Sector : Community Engagement, Consulting, CSR, Other, Social Enterprise

Salary Type : Annual Package

Salary : 90-100k (including super)

Application Closing Date : 25 Apr, 2019

About the Role

Social Traders is recruiting for a new role to support the rapid growth of social procurement in Queensland. The ‘Social Procurement Lead’ will combine social enterprise recruitment, engagement and analysis with business and government member recruitment and servicing in order to enable sales and social impact. This is a hugely exciting role where you will work actively to grow social procurement as a category whist also generating impact by enabling social enterprises sales with business and government.

In Queensland, the role will build on the work undertaken over the last year in social enterprise sector engagement, recruitment and advocacy. Located in central Brisbane, it will be one of two Queensland based roles, the other being focussed on social enterprise certification.

The successful candidate will possess the following skills and experience (key selection criteria):

  • Essential: Highly developed relationship building, communication and interpersonal skills, with a strong customer service orientation.
  • Highly regarded: Demonstrated track record in account management/stakeholder engagement roles.
  • Highly regarded: Experience working in or with social enterprise and/or Government and/or the private sector.
  • Demonstrated ability to solve problems in challenging environments.
  • Strong understanding of social enterprise and the benefits they deliver.
  • Demonstrated commitment to social change and the mission and values of Social Traders.
  • Ability to work autonomously.

About the Organisation

Organisation Name : Social Traders

Social Traders is Australia’s leading support organization for social enterprise and is in an exciting time of change. In order to achieve our mission of maximizing social impact and change we are unlocking the massive potential of social procurement.


Social Traders is the leading organization connecting social enterprises with social procurement opportunities and supporting social enterprise to successfully deliver on the contracts they win.


By 2021, our goal is to generate 1500 jobs for disadvantaged Australians. To do this we will create a community of 95 ST business & government members and 600 ST certified social enterprises and facilitate $105 million in procurement spend.

Apply for this Job

For details concerning this role, please contact

Sam Edmonds

Phone : (03) 8319 8444

Email : sam.edmonds@socialtraders.com.au

Please visit our website (www.socialtraders.com.au/careers) to view the position description and apply via email with your CV and cover letter (addressing the key selection criteria) to sam.edmonds@socialtraders.com.au. Applications close 5pm AEST Thursday 25th April, 2019.


Please quote in application: Social Procurement Lead (QLD) via Pro Bono Australia.


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