Purchasing Manager

The Company

This company has grown exponentially into a leading Consumer Goods company and they are now a market leader who still prides themselves on their values and service to clients. An integral part of this service to clients is Supply Chain and Procurement where an exciting new opportunity has just become available to join their team.

The Opportunity

Within this leading and global organisation, you would be exposed to work closely with the Marketing team to support New Product Development and the ongoing cost improvement of SKU’s. The purpose of this role is to partner with key stakeholder to plan, develop, source and manage procurement arrangements to effectively meet organizational and business objectives.

The Role

• Undertake business needs assessment, supply market analysis and commercial risk assessments to inform procurement planning and sourcing decisions;

• Develop, co-ordinate and lead sourcing activities to establish supply arrangements that meet business needs;

• Develop and administer contract management plans, negotiate changes and modifications, supplier performance management and compliance requirements through effective supplier relationships to enhance business outcomes;

• Identify, manage and mitigate procurement risks to enable the organization to meet its obligations and maximize business opportunity;

• Establish a monthly report that tracks landed cost by SKU for all relevant brands to ensure product cost changes can be easily identified and tracked;

• Manage the procurement of all inventory products, materials, manufacturing and services for all suppliers associated with the applicable brands sourced by the local operation;

• Negotiate prices with suppliers, including cost reductions, in order to continuously improve the performance of the relevant products.

Your Profile

You are a great candidate if you demonstrate a solid experience in procurement in an industry related within a large diverse organisation. Degree or Diploma qualifications in procurement, business or other related discipline is mandatory. Your essential personal attributes need to be able to work under pressure, work as part of a broader team, relationship building and management skills, strong interpersonal skills to build meaningful partnerships and act as a change agent with a structured and analytical thinker, problem solver.

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  • Posted Date
  • 21/12/2018
  • Job Category
  • Procurement
  • Procurement Manager
  • Job Location
  • Australia
  • New South Wales
  • Sydney
  • Outer South Western Sydney
  • Work Type
  • Contract

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