Indirect Sourcing Specialist (Based in Australia)

  • Location

    Sydney, New South Wales

  • Sector:

    Procurement & Supply Chain

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    S$90000 - S$110000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Nicola Clarke

  • Contact email:

    nicola.clarke@voltasia.com.sg

  • Job ref:

    BBBH9258_1620640621

  • Published:

    4 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-06-09

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

  • Consultant:

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Sourcing Indirect Materials

Applicants must either be a permanent resident or citizen of Australia or New Zealand to apply for this position.

My client is a leader in the manufacturing space and is looking for an Indirect Sourcing Specialist to join the team as it expands. Ideally this candidate has prior experience handling similar commodities in a large MNC.

Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for managing the Portfolio of Commercial Property, Information and Communications Technology, Company Car Fleet and Travel supplies
  • Work closely with the internal team to identify strategic sourcing strategies
  • Contract negotiation with all suppliers and external stakeholders
  • Conduct RFPs, RFQs etc and negotiate contracts with global and local suppliers
  • Maintain a strong relationship with current suppliers and work on onboarding new
  • Provide business recommendations for the category after working with the data and analytics
  • Come up with complex BI reports to help in decision making
  • Help the team come up with cost saving plans for large scale projects in the company
  • Making sure that all the local policies and compliance guidelines ae met

Requirements:

  • Previous experience managing an Indirect Portfolio with similar commodities
  • Good track record with negotiating national/ transnational contracts
  • Experience developing effective supplier relationships
  • Good grasp of legal legislation such as the Modern Slavery Act, Contract Law etc
  • Be comfortable and able to handle big data and compile complex business insights to help in the making of market research reports
  • Ability to build effective relationships and influence stakeholders
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills