Procurement Specialist

Location: Auckland, New Zealand
Job Type: Permanent
Reference: JO-2008-189879
Salary: NZD100000 - NZD110000 per annum
We are seeking a highly proactive, commercially savvy, systems orientated candidate to take on a Procurement role.

·        You will be the subject matter expert

·        You will establish the procurement strategy for all new projects

·        Manukau based

Getting straight to the nitty gritty - we are looking for a candidate with 3 years plus experience in a procurement role whom can immediately take on a comprehensive procurement plan and deliver on it.

The ideal candidate will have the ability to be hands on with all aspects of procurement, but core to this role is having experience with setting up systems, processes and build capability for the capital project team. You will ensure that all procurement activity is delivered in a professional, effective and efficient manner whilst considering the strategic and operational impacts of purchases and advising the business appropriately.

The position responsibilities include:

·        Providing procurement advice and support.

·        Develop and maintain procurement strategy

·        Develop procurement processes and systems

·        Develop procurement guidelines

·        Working collaboratively with project managers

·        Liaising between the organisation and designated suppliers.

Ideally you will have:

·        Procurement experience supported by a relevant tertiary qualification.

·        Broad knowledge of the practical application of current procurement best practice.

·        Excellent written and oral communication skills.

·        Interpersonal skills that allow you to negotiate and maintain good client/supplier relations.

·        An ability to think logically and strategically

·        In depth knowledge of procurement systems and process

If a role where you can influence the future development of procurement capabilities sounds like your next career move, get in contact with Samantha van der Merwe at Frog Recruitment by applying below!