Strategic Sourcing Manager

Location: Sydney
Job Type: Temporary
Reference: JO-1808-163026
Salary: Attractive rates
people2people are collaborating with the NSW Government who are currently seeking a Strategic Sourcing Manager to work on an initial 6 month project located in the Sydney CBD.


In this role, you will be supporting the Director and team in developing strategies and establishing contracts that minimise risk and achieve best value outcomes for the department.
  • Manage the end-to-end procurement category and contract strategies
  • Provide advice in regards to policy and value-driven solutions
  • Ensuring risk and compliance issues are addressed 
  • Lead the negotiation with stakeholders, ensuring 'best practice' and optimal results
  • Being the SME to support development of agile and compliant procurement processes
  • Manage the team's deliverables and ensure targets achieved, whilst remaining compliant with policy and overall success of the team
  • Mentor and coach staff


To be eligible for this role you must have:
  • Previous project/strategic sourcing experience within a Government department, particularly on large projects
  • Abliity to build and retain strong relationships with multiple stakeholders
  • Experience in IT or Goods and Services will be advantageous
  • Strong analytical skills 
  • Flexibility and ability to work under pressure given conflicting priorities and multiple stakeholders
To apply for the role, click the appropriate link on this page or call David Collins on 8270 9799 for a confidential discussion