Strategic Sourcing Specialist

Location: Inner West Sydney, New South Wales
Job Type: Contract
Reference: JO-1712-150123_1514423229
Salary: Competitive daily rate

The specialist government team here at people2people are working closely with the NSW Government to recruit an experienced Procurement Specialist, with a focus in Strategic Sourcing. This is an exciting 6 month opportunity to start asap in the new year with the likelihood of extension!

Your overall responsibilities may include, but not limited to:

    • Tender management
    • Lead end-to-end sourcing and management of deliveries
    • Support the Senior Category Manager in developing and improving strategies while providing advice regarding procurement and contract concerns
    • Inviting, assessing, and award/recommend supplier's tenders, bids, quotations, and proposals
    • Conduct analysis regarding market, trends, and performance
    • Coordinating category teams and developing category plans

About you:

    • Tertiary qualification(s) and/or extensive experience in a similar procurement environment such as construction
    • Excellent negotiation and relationship management skills
    • Strong Stakeholder management skills
    • Strong written and verbal communication
    • Confident presentation skills
    • In-depth understanding of strategy procurement processes and procedures
    • High attention to detail
    • Proven Project Management skills

*Please note, this position is more sourcing focused rather than strategic.*

If you're looking for that next opportunity where you'll be sure to utilise your skills and knowledge, apply now for your opportunity to be further considered!

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