Job Details

$600-$825 per day plus super
Job Type
Lauren Atkinson
about 1 month ago
Our client, a leading NSW Government Department are looking for a Strategic Sourcing Manager to join their team on a 6 month contract with potential for an extension.

The position is responsible for developing and refining sourcing strategies for major and general suppliers (at both the enterprise and business unit level). It also provides advice on the strategic and transactional aspects of sourcing and is accountable for end-to end sourcing activities, providing leadership and expertise in strategic sourcing (strategy and commercial execution).
Key accountabilities:
  • Establishing a procurement network that ensures delivery of safe, clean, reliable, customer centric services and value for money.
  • Lead the effective delivery of end to end sourcing capability and commercial execution activities, including tenders and requests for proposal (RFx), evaluations, supplier negotiations, contract development and execution.
  • Delivering value through collaborative relationships with our partners (internal & external) to help team achieve the #1trusted advisor team status and creating a sponsorship for sourcing within business that contributes towards higher Internal Customer Advocacy status
  • Liaise with customers to deliver complex sourcing activities based on risk based approach. Undertake market, trends, best practice and upcoming innovation analysis by collaborating with Business Optimisation team for inputs into Procurement strategy and ongoing procurement activities.
  • Responsible for creating collaboration between business contract managers, supplier performance team, business unit stakeholders to deliver on Procurement activities.
Essential Requirements:
  • Tertiary and/or other relevant post-graduate qualifications (Preferably MCIPS) /or extensive practical experience in similar Procurement environment

For further information on this role or to confidentially apply, please send an up to date CV to or/and contact Lauren on 02 8227 9200 or apply directly via the Apply for this job button. Only WORD FORMAT resumes will be accepted.