Procurement Manager

Job details

Location: NSW - Sydney
Reference: Ad-30284
Posted: 8 months ago

Job description

Key Responsibilities:

  • Manage overall direction, coordination, and evaluation of procurement for the facility.
  • Implement procurement strategies to maintain security of supply and optimum value for money.
  • Perform all procurement and contracting activities including pre-qualification, tender management, negotiation and preparation of contracts.
  • Set policy and guidelines for delivering commercial and cost effective procuring process for the business.
  • Develop key relationships with business stakeholders and strategic supply partners to improve business.
  • Implement change and develop new processes to better procure goods and services.
  • Negotiate contracts with suppliers to obtain best price and service.
  • Identify cost reduction opportunities to achieve financial goals.
  • Identify areas for improvement to continually drive performance and business results.
  • Conduct business review meetings with key stakeholders to assess risk, review future strategies, and identify potential cost down and improvement opportunities.
  • Review current processes for procurement and make recommendations where appropriate.
  • Provide periodic reporting for management on purchasing, controls and processes.
  • Teach and educate managers and associates about the procurement process control.
  • Interview, hire and train personnel for procurement related activities.

 Requirements of the successful candidate:

  • Experience working within the construction / engineering industry is considered ideal with (i) 3-5 years in a similar purchasing role, and (ii) familiar with a wide variety of product knowledge.
  • Analytical thinking, business awareness, negotiation skills and stock take as well as an understanding of Inventory Control.
  • Demonstrate a strong sense of initiative with the ability to plan, prioritize and multitask whilst working to tight deadline.
  • Ability to work independently and with minimal supervision.

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