Purchasing and Procurement Lead

Joondalup Permanent
  • Permanent Role
  • Northern Suburbs

About Our Client

My client is part of an international business who are a specialist supplier into the resources and industrial sectors. Values driven, they offer the opportunity to work in an innovative and progressive environment. While being under the umbrella of an international company, the local arm of the business are a tight knit family style organisation all working together to support each other.

Job Description

This newly created standalone Purchasing & Procurement Lead role is an integral part of the business and will take on the following responsibilities;

  • Manage the end to end transactional procurement function for the business with a focus on driving continuous improvement
  • Convert medium volume purchase order requisitions into purchase orders and lead the expediting and logistics to ensure the materials are delivered on time and safely
  • Coordinate delivery with the freight and transport suppliers
  • Develop sourcing strategies, negotiate supplier agreements and contracts
  • Ongoing management of supplier relationships including reporting, KPI management and improvement opportunities
  • Local and overseas freight management and expediting
  • Liaise with internal stakeholders to ensure detailed analysis and collaboration

This role will initially have a mainly transactional focus however there is scope for it to develop into a broader and more strategic supply chain role over time.

The Successful Applicant

The successful candidate will be an experienced purchasing and procurement professional with exposure to medium volume transactional processes. You will be comfortable in a standalone role as the subject matter expert in the business with a view to developing further. Candidates who have a skill set including transactional and strategic procurement including supplier negotiations, setting up sourcing strategies, contracts and inventory management would also suit this role with a view to this role evolving into something more strategic.

What's on Offer

  • Permanent role
  • Competitive salary
  • Opportunity to work with an industry leading company
  • Northern suburbs location
  • Opportunity to develop your skill set further
Ryan Lanzon
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Phone number
+61 8 9215 9526

Job summary

Procurement & Supply Chain
Direct Procurement
What is your industry?
Industrial / Manufacturing
Job Type
Consultant name
Ryan Lanzon
Consultant phone
+61 8 9215 9526
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