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Job Details

Location
Sydney
Salary
$750 - $820 per day
Job Type
Contract
Ref
BH-175887
Contact
Lauren Atkinson
Posted
19 days ago
 
Our client, a leading Financial Institution are seeking a Procurement Manager to join their team on a 6 month contract with potential for the role to turn into a permanent position.
 
The Procurement Manager will act as an interface with the business at all levels and be responsible for the efficient and effective delivery of procurement with detailed business and market knowledge supporting the business to maximise value and minimise spend whilst leveraging global opportunities.
 
Day to day duties
 
  • Provide advice, direction and conduct procurement projects and supplier management activities across end-to-end procurement cycle.
  • Undertake spend analysis and translate into actionable business insights
  • Issue RFP's, negotiate, evaluate and execute contract agreements
  • Lead end to end sourcing and procurement over set threshold
  • Builds relationships with key Stakeholders in the Business to develop excellent collaboration and exchange of information.
  • Ensure contractual service obligations are met, any issues robustly investigated, escalated and resolved taking appropriate remedial action.
  • Conduct regular supplier meetings, reviews and contractual obligation tracking.
 
 
In order to be eligible for this role you will have the following:
 
Qualifications/Experience
 
  • Business related qualification or relevant experience.
  • 5+ years experience in procurement teams or related disciplines.
  • Experience managing high volume business critical operational processes.
  • Sound stakeholder management and influencing skills
  • Management and delivery of projects
  • Financial management and control
 
Knowledge
 
  • Relevant industry practices
  • Understanding in tender and contract documentation and the development of specifications
  • Understanding of management structure and functions within the organisation
  • Risk & Business awareness
  • Management and control of suppliers and associated processes
  • Local legal and compliance laws