Category Officer (Sydney, NSW, AU, 2060)

  • Broadspectrum
  • 16/08/2019

Job Description

Broadspectrum is an operations, maintenance and construction services organisation, operating globally in the resources, energy, industrial, infrastructure, rail, property and defence sectors. This is a diverse and growing business offering the training, opportunities and support you need to begin and build a successful career.

Reporting to the Executive Manager, Procurement Services you will be responsible for organising procurement activities for various categories to deliver sustainable value/benefits to the business.

 In consultation with key stakeholders, identify and support their business strategy and goals through the delivery of commercially beneficial sourcing. Actively contribute to the Group Procurement culture of continuous improvement and commercial targets.

The person we are looking for will have the following:


Required Skills and Competencies

  • Relevant Commerce, Business qualifications.
  • Knowledge of Category Management, Contract Management and SRM.
  • Solid understanding of transactional procurement, systems and processes.
  • Sound commercial acumen.
  • Good communication, analytical and problem solving skills correlated with excellent written, verbal and presentation skills
  • Leadership and teamwork, listening and influencing ability with key stakeholders in a multi-site and industry environment.
  • Administratively self-sufficient, including experience in using an SAP ERP system, CRM/SRM systems, data warehouse, e-procurement systems and Microsoft office software.
  • Able to plan and organise workload effectively and meet deadlines.
  • Excellent time management skills.
  • Strong attention to detail.
  • Advanced skills in Excel (Essential)
  • Intermediate to Advanced skills in PowerPoint (Essential)
  • Ariba and Wave (desirable)


If you have the required skills and competenticies and looking to join a global diverse organisation committed to excellence and be part of a high acheivement cutlure we would love to hear from you.

Please click apply with your resume for this fantastic opportunity!


We acknowledge the importance of our people’s diverse experiences, talents and cultures that they bring to work with them each day. Embracing Diversity and Creating Inclusion is a key component of our Talent Management Strategy. The creation of a Diverse and Inclusive workforce is central to our ability to unlock potential and enhance our success, creating a high-performance business.

Position Reference Number: 106058