Phil Chalkley joined the Department of Justice & Regulation in February 2014, as the Chief Procurement Officer. Phil provides overall leadership in procurement, purchasing and Grants.
Phil started out at ANZ Bank as a Contract Manager and throughout his 25 plus years’ in procurement for leading organisations, has experienced all aspects of the procurement and supply chain lifecycle.
Over his career, Phil has worked in a wide range of industries covering energy utilities, financial services, government, telecommunications, consultancy, FMCG, and retail while working in Australia, Europe, United Kingdom, Asia and the United States.
Phil is responsible for the department’s overall procurement strategy and vision, procurement policies, process, enterprise capability and systems.
Phil also oversees the effectiveness of all procurement, purchasing contracting and supply management operations for such supply as prison construction, correctional services and goods, emergency services, and infringement services.
The major initiatives Phil is currently leading for DJR are (just to name a few):
- implementing eProcurement systems and change (Source to Contract, Contract Management, upgrade of Oracle P2P),
- reviewing the procurement delivery functions, and driving a transformation program,
- introduction of key supplier improvement and assurance program, and
- adoption of Social Procurement.