Strategic Sourcing & Procurement Specialist

Job title : Strategic Sourcing & Procurement Specialist
Location : Melbourne
Job type : Permanent or Full Time
Contact name : Bree Chapman
Contact email :
Job reference : 1504163
Key Responsibilities:
  • Identify and leverage strategic sourcing opportunities across Procurement & broad Supply Chain teams
  • Proactively analyse market trends and benchmark industry best practices to bring innovative opportunities to the procurement and supply chain team.
  • Collaborate with buyers and ad hoc support buying activities 
  • Coach and mentor buyers, providing guidance and support without direct supervisory responsibilities.
  • Lead and manage various projects focused on implementing best practise and enhance procurement efficiency.
  • Oversee and optimize the overall spend in logistics, including both direct and indirect expenses.
  • Develop and maintain strong relationships with internal stakeholders and suppliers to ensure alignment with business objectives.
  • Proven experience in strategic sourcing and procurement, with a strong track record of cost savings and process improvement.
  • Deep understanding of market trends, benchmarking, and best practices in procurement.
  • Experience in coaching and mentoring procurement professionals.
  • Strong project management skills
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving abilities.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work collaboratively with cross-functional teams.
Why Join Us:
  • Opportunity to drive significant impact within a dynamic and innovative team.
  • Work on cutting-edge projects involving advanced procurement technologies.
  • Competitive salary and benefits package.
  • Hybrid work approach & early finish on Fridays!
  • CBD location