Procurement Lead

Location: Sunshine Coast
Job Type: Permanent / Full Time
Salary:
Contact: Daniel Pirrone

About the company

Our client is a well established brand in the FMCG sector, undergoing a sustained period of significant growth. They are passionate about their ability to impact consumers lives through their strong brand, and live this ethos through every function in the business.

About the role

Based on the Sunshine Coast, this role will be mentored by the Head of Supply Chain. You will work across all facets of end to end procurement; implementing and maintaining category strategies for direct & indirect spend as the business navigates a critical period of unprecedented growth.


  • Implement and refine risk management strategies/tools to minimise cost exposure to the business.

  • Analyse and report on supply market performance to support planning and sourcing recommendations.

  • Manage and measure supplier performance across agreed KPIs (Quality, Price, Delivery, Terms and Innovation).

  • Build and maintain long-term relationships with critical suppliers.

  • Investigate alternate supply options to meet ongoing and future business requirements.

  • Support contract negotiations for direct and indirect spends.

  • Develop and maintain supplier contract life cycle management programs.

  • Support transformational activities to build procurement organisational capabilities and improve procurement efficiency.

  • Suppport cross functional teams such as Operations, NPD & QA to develop and implement cost saving initiatives.

  • Provide advice, information and guidance on procurement related matters to key stakeholders across the company to provide governance and support good practice in procurement.

Skills & Experience

The successful applicant will possess the below skills and experience:


  • Skilled in Category management approach and methodology.

  • Negotiation exposure.

  • Skilled in maintaining sustainable and productive supply partner relationships.

  • Diploma in Procurement and Supply desirable, completion of Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply (CIPS) accreditation is highly regarded.

  • Exposure to manufacturing industry and understanding of its appropriate procurement process and activities.

  • Strong Microsoft suite skills, particularly excel.

This is a fantastic opportunity to grown and develop your career with an Australian success story, competing on the national stage.

How to apply

Please apply via the link or call Daniel Pirrone (07) 3153 9907 to discuss the role in more detail.