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Sourcing Specialist (Procurement)

Job Details

Location
Maroochydore
Salary
$0.00 - $51 per hour
Job Type
Contract
Ref
JO-1907-532029
Contact
Elizabeth Kostowski
Posted
8 days ago
Our large federal government client is looking for a number of Sourcing Specialists to join their team and support their procurement and contract management function.

Duties:
  • Delivering sourcing projects within the forward sourcing program and mentoring other team members. The team is responsible for the initiation, planning and strategy, market approach, evaluation, negotiation and contract formation and contract execution activities including all approval steps required by the organisation
  • Support ongoing reviews and improvements to sourcing processes and systems, including post implementation reviews, implementing continuous improvement activities and adopting best practice sourcing methods
  • Forming evaluation and negotiation teams and processes for establishing partner contracts at an implementation level, and engaging with relevant stakeholders within individual projects as required
  • Working with internal stakeholders, including subject matter experts, contract management and partner performance resources on an ongoing basis to fully understand their needs in relation to partner performance and translate these needs into contract outcomes
  • Contributing to achieving maximum value during the sourcing process through proactively improving and developing better statements of requirements, structured negotiation practice and techniques and focussed improvement of people capability
Skills:
  • Significant experience working in procurement or contracts management in a strategic sourcing capacity
  • Contract management, negotiation, and engagement skills including the ability to work with partner organisations to achieve strategic outcomes
  • Skilled in aligning contracts to legislation and policies
  • Prior experience working in the disability or human services field would be highly desirable
  • Qualifications in Business, Legal or Commerce would be highly desirable
If you are interested in this position, please apply below or get in touch on 3221 3333 for further information.