Procurement Specialist

Job Type: Temporary
Discipline: Procurement & Supply Chain
Salary: Hourly Rate
Contact: Laura Gibbons
Reference: 1150219
Posted: 16 days ago
The Company
Our client is a major service supplier in the industrial space and a business that will be instantly recognisable every resident of Southeast Queensland. They have a commitment to deliver exceptional customer service and consistency for all who utilise their services.

To help them achieve their purpose, we have an immediate requirement for two (2) experienced Procurement Specialists on 3-month temporary contracts with the skillset, experience, and enthusiasm to deliver best practice end to end category management solutions.  
Role Purpose
Reporting into the Procurement Manager, these two Procurement Specialists will be responsible for category planning, management, and sourcing activities to deliver strategic and commercial procurement outcomes for medium-high risk and high value portfolios - category details below:
Procurement Specialist – General
  • Corporate, Professional and Technical Services
  • Industrial Goods and Services
  • Infrastructure, Maintenance and Capital works
Procurement Specialist - ICT
  • Communication and Technology hardware & software
  • Systems and Services
Key Responsibilities
  • Lead, develop, implement, and manage a portfolio of category plans
  • Design and lead tailored end to end strategic sourcing activities
  • Deliver cost savings, risk reduction and optimisation of the portfolios
  • Conduct internal spend and market analysis, market engagement, negotiation, and contract preparation
  • Stakeholder engagement to understand supplier performance issues and continuous improvement opportunities
  • Manage internal customers and effective supply arrangements in line with their needs
Skills & Experience
  • Previous experience within an end-to-end procurement position
  • Strong stakeholder and supplier relationship management skills
  • Proven ability within contract administration tasks
  • Understanding and application of category management and strategic sourcing methodologies
To apply, please submit your resume in word format and we will be in contact shortly. Alternatively, for further information, please contact Laura Gibbons on / 0411 193 234.