Category Advisor Materials

Job Title: Category Advisor Materials
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: CBD & Inner Suburbs
Salary: Annual salary pro rata
Reference: 850660
Contact Name: Sean Johnson
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 01, 2019 16:45

Job Description

TROOCOO are proud to be working with a major provider in the infrastructure space and a company that will be instantly recognisable to most Australians. As a market leader they have an ongoing commitment to continually optimise every facet of their business to excel in the marketplace and position themselves for continuous growth.

As a result of a period of strategic transformation and reform the procurement team is on the lookout for exceptional talent to add strength to an experienced team. Reporting to the Category Lead they are sourcing a Category Advisor, for at least 6 months (potential permanency), with previous experience managing materials contracts.

You will have the following background:
  • Experienced managing category and sourcing strategy
  • Confident leading critical sourcing activity, dispute resolution and negotiation processes
  • Strong stakeholder management skills with Tier 2, 3 and 4 suppliers
  • Management of risk associated with contract and category management process
  • A good understanding of relevant legislation, policy and procedure
  • Previous experience managing the expiration and renewal of materials contracts
You should have the following personal attributes:
  • Energy
  • A passion for continuous improvement
  • A true team player
  • Motivated, organised and analytical thinker
  • A willingness to learn
This is a superb opportunity to work with an organisation entering an exciting period for the business, leveraging recent change to drive long term strategic outcomes that will ensure they have a robust long-term commercial plan.

For more information or a confidential discussion please contact Sean Johnson – Director Projects, Procurement and Operations on 07 3054 1128 or at

Troocoo are exclusively engaged on this assignment and any direct applications will be included in our process.

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