Procurement Officer

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
07 Dec 2018
12 Dec 2018
Contract type
Full time
About the Company
Aston Carter are working with a true market leader. A unique and global powerhouse with well over 100,000 employees in the world. This business generates well over $65AUD billion in revenue around the world and due to growth and various initiatives urgently need to bring on a Procurement professional in Melbourne

About the Role
We are looking for a Procurement officer to source and look after services to maintain and develop business operations. You will consult with suppliers and determine feasibility of indirect services and look at cost reduction, quality reliability and the preparation of bid packages.
Roles and Responsibilities
  • High level of Stakeholder management in relation to Procurement activity
  • Source, negotiate and review proposals/tender evaluations.
  • Assist in the strategic sourcing process as vendor management subject matter expert
  • Participate in the implementation of the agreement
  • Ongoing management of complex commercial relationships with vendors, including :
  • Review and analysis of supplier performance, ensuring effectiveness of suppliers to ensure contract KPIs are achieved
The Individual
You will be a qualified procurement officer with exposure to indirect procurement services. You are someone who can work autonomously with significant practical experience with an understanding of procurement within a commercial environment.

Skills and Experience
  • 3+ years' procurement experience (Indirect procurement preferred)
  • Strong stakeholder management and business partnering skills
  • Ability to negotiate between internal and external stakeholders
  • Experience managing tender processes
  • Contract management and commercial terms
  • Procurement optimisation
  • Experience in evaluating vendors
  • High level written and verbal communication

Perfect opportunity to start your commercial career journey with globally recognised industry leader and be rewarded with extensive skills and experience in leadership and procurement

How to Apply
For more information, you can call Jan Pedralvez in our Melbourne office on (03) 9918 0970 quoting Job Reference 510249 or alternatively, apply here to register your interest.