Procurement Manager

  • Company:
    UGL Pty Limited
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
  • Posted:
    7 hours ago
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We’re looking for a candidate to fill this position in an exciting company.

  • Review market pricing structures and establish frameworks that create transparency across varying services and trades, for the established category
  • Development of procurement management plans and strategies
  • Negotiations and agreements with suppliers including contract terms and pricing structures, whilst mitigating commercial risks to the business
  • Establishment of long term partnerships and preferred suppliers as well as ongoing assistance with the development of relationships with all suppliers to the business
  • Liaise with subcontractors and suppliers to identify cost effective procurement processes that reduce overall costs
  • Collaborate with the Operations and Commercial function to ensure that operational requirements are being met whilst commercial policy is being adhered to
  • Ongoing performance management, analysis and reporting of subcontractor performance

  • Extensive experience in a strategic procurement or large scale buying role
  • Knowledge of contract terms and conditions and experience in negotiation of commercial contracts
  • Leadership skills to be able to inspire and motivate others to drive business outcomes
  • Strong problem-solving skills and the ability to balance conflicting priorities
  • Superior interpersonal, negotiation, influencing and stakeholder management skills
  • Superior communication skills; both written and verbal
  • Knowledge and understanding of Commonwealth Procurement processes and policies and practical application of the Commonwealth Procurement Guidelines would be advantageous
  • Strong systems, operational, financial, resource planning and reporting understanding
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently to organize and prioritize demands, handle multiple complex tasks simultaneously, set and meet deadlines and follow through within a fast-paced environment with multiple competing demands